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Sky Fighters

Sky Fighters

A Feature film by Gérard Pirès

Produced by Mandarin Production (ex- Mandarin Cinéma), Outsider Productions

Release in France : 09/11/2005

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During the Farnborough aeronautical show, a Mirage 2000 disappears in the middle of a demonstration. The French military sends Captains Antoine Marchelli and Sébastien Vallois out on patrol over the North Sea, towards the zone where the Mirage disappeared off the radar screens. The pilots discover the plane concealed by an Airbus A340. The Mirage begins to lock into combat position. At the same time, Marchelli and Vallois receive the order to give up the chase without further delay. But it’s too late, the Mirage is about to shoot down Vallois; Marchelli shoots it down to protect his crew member. This incident is the starting point of an enormous set-up aimed at hijacking a French fighter plane for terrorist purposes. A set-up whose final act takes place on the 14th of July in the skies above Paris, over the Champs-Elysées, in the presence of the same two pilots, Marchelli and Vallois.

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Executive Producers :

Éric Altmayer, Nicolas Altmayer, Laurent Brochand

Screenwriter :

Gilles Malençon

Sound recordists :

Lucien Balibar, Ken Yasumoto, Sélim Azzazi, Jean-Paul Hurier, Marc Doisne

Production Manager :

Philippe Schwartz

Editor :

Véronique Lange

Music Composer :

Chris Corner

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Authors of original work :

Albert Uderzo, Jean-Michel Charlier

Directors of Photography :

Pascal Lebègue, Éric Dumage

Camera Operator :

Pierre-Alain Lods

Press Attaché (film) :

Alexandra Schamis

Production Designer :

Jean-Pierre Fouillet

Casting :

Nathalie Chéron

Visual Effects :

Bruno Maillard

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Feature film

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Comedy, Adventure

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100% French (France)

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1 h 42 min

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