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Special Delivery

Special Delivery

A Feature film by Jeanne Labrune

Produced by Les Films Alain Sarde

Release in France : 11/12/2002

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Production and distribution (4)

Executive Producer :

Les Films Alain Sarde

Film exports/foreign sales :

STUDIOCANAL

Co-productions :

STUDIOCANAL, Art Light Productions

French distribution :

Bac Films Distribution

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Synopsis

An unexpected phone call from a certain Kirsch sets off a crisis between Catherine and Raphaël that will affect all those around them, be they close friends or casual acquaintances. Thrown off balance, the characters let their masks drop and to recover, they are obliged to assume roles that reveal the malaise of today’s society. Power plays, keeping up appearances, conformist behavior, catchphrases that replace real thought… Contemporary behavior is put to the test over a three-day crisis that upsets a cosy little Parisian set who, apparently confident socially, are fragile and lost when it comes to their personal lives. Only the enigmatic Kirsch, the root of the trouble and detonator of the crisis, seems to know who he truly is, even if, of all of the characters, he seems the most sensitive and fragile. Treated in a humorous way, the film attempts to look at our daily lives, behavior, language and codes through characters similar to us, familiar and fraternal, who discover and illustrate the madness at work in social interaction.

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Full credits (20)

Executive Producer :

Alain Sarde

Authors of original work :

Jeanne Labrune, Richard Debuisne

Screenwriter :

Jeanne Labrune

Sound Recordist :

Éric Devulder

Assistant Operators :

Romain Lacourbas, Catherine Georges

Press Attaché (film) :

Laurence Granec

Sound Editor :

Pierre Choukroun

Continuity supervisor :

Anne-Marie Garcia

Music Composer :

Bruno Fontaine

Costume designer :

Claire Fraïssé

Assistant Director :

James Canal

Line Producers :

Jean-Luc Dénéchau, Christine Gozlan

Director of Photography :

Christophe Pollock

Sound Assistant :

Jonathan Acbard

Production Manager :

Jean-Paul Battaggia

Editor :

Guy Lecorne

Assistant Editor :

Anja Lüdcke

Production Designer :

Emile Ghigo

Casting :

Stéphane Foenkinos

Sound mixers :

Gérard Rousseau, Carl Goetgheluck

Technical details

Feature film

Genres :

Fiction

Production language :

French

Original French-language productions :

Yes

Nationality :

100% French

Production year :

2002

French release :

11/12/2002

Runtime :

1 h 39 min

Current status :

Released

Visa number :

103.732

Visa issue date :

05/12/2002

Approval :

Yes

Production formats :

35mm

Color type :

Color

Aspect ratio :

1.85

Audio format :

Dolby DTS