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The Law Is the Law

The Law Is the Law

A Feature film by Christian-Jaque

Produced by Filmsonor Marceau, Les Films Ariane

Release in France : 17/09/1958

    Synopsis

    Assola is an imaginary village on the border between Italy and France and the borderline crosses the village itself. The French customs agent Ferdinand is always trying to catch the Italian smuggler Giuseppe. Giuseppe discovers that Ferdinand was actually born in Italy and therefore he can't be a French customs agent.

    Source : IMDb

    Actors (11)

    Production and distribution (4)

    Executive Producers :

    Filmsonor Marceau, Les Films Ariane

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    TF1 Studio (ex-TF1 International)

    Foreign production company :

    Vides Cinematografica

    French distribution :

    Cinédis

    TV Broadcasts: Cumulative total

    TV broadcasts: details by country

    Full credits (10)

    Assistant Director :

    Raymond Villette

    Producers :

    Alfredo Bini, Franco Cristaldi, Georges Dancigers, Alexandre Mnouchkine

    Sound Recordist :

    William-Robert Sivel

    Assistant editors :

    Noelle Balenci, Ruggero Mastroianni

    Production Designer :

    Gianni Polidori

    Dialogue Writers :

    Age, Jean Manse, Furio Scarpelli

    Screenwriters :

    Christian-Jaque, Jacques Emmanuel, Jean-Charles Tacchella

    Editor :

    Jacques Desagneaux

    Continuity supervisor :

    Simone Bourdarias

    Music Composer :

    Nino Rota

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Comedy

    Production language :

    French, Italian

    Coproducer countries :

    France, Italy

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    Majority French (France, Italy)

    Production year :

    1957

    French release :

    17/09/1958

    Runtime :

    1 h 35 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    19978

    Visa issue date :

    13/06/1958

    Approval :

    Unknown

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Black & White

    Audio format :

    Mono

    Rating restrictions :

    None

    Posters (1)

    Director

    Festival Selections

    Berlin International Film Festival - 1958

    Berlin International Film Festival (Germany, 1958)

    Selection

    Official Competition