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Fraudulent Death

Fraudulent Death

A Feature film by Marcel Camus

Produced by Intermondia Films

Release in France : 17/05/1957

    Synopsis

    Agreeing to smuggle a package into Saigon, apolitical Frenchman Horcier (Daniel Gelin) is waylaid and robbed by smugglers. Only when he is left broke and vulnerable in the middle of this Southeast Asian French colony does Horcier realize to what extent the Vietnamese, Laotians and Cambodians have been victimized by the West. Forgetting his own problems, he casts his lots with the insurrectionists.

    Actors (4)

    Production and distribution (3)

    Executive Producer :

    Intermondia Films

    French distribution :

    Rank

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    Editions René Château

    Full credits (13)

    Executive Producer :

    Jean-Paul Guibert

    Adapters/dialogue writers :

    Jean Hougron, Michel Audiard, Marcel Camus

    Author of original work :

    Jean Hougron

    Director of Photography :

    Edmond Séchan

    Production Manager :

    André Cultet

    Production Designer :

    Paul-Louis Boutié

    Still Photographer :

    Raymond Cauchetier

    Assistant Director :

    Lou Bonin

    Dialogue Writers :

    Michel Audiard, Jean Hougron, Marcel Camus

    Screenwriter :

    Marcel Camus

    Sound Recordist :

    Jean-Claude Marchetti

    Editor :

    Jacqueline Thiedot

    Music Composer :

    Henri Crolla

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Crime/thriller

    Production language :

    French

    Production country :

    France

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Production year :

    1957

    French release :

    17/05/1957

    Runtime :

    1 h 45 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    18834

    Visa issue date :

    14/05/1957

    Approval :

    Unknown

    Production formats :

    35mm