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A Simple Story

A Simple Story

A Feature film by Claude Sautet

Produced by Rialto Films, Sara Films, Renn Productions

Release in France : 22/11/1978

    Synopsis

    A simple story about simple people. A 38 old divorced woman (Marie), who now has a lover (Serge) but decides to leave him, abort his baby, and then returns with her ex-husband (Georges). Their daily life and of their friends, who have the same typical problems.

    Source : IMDb

    Actors (18)

    Production and distribution (4)

    Executive Producers :

    Rialto Films, Sara Films, Renn Productions

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    Pathé Distribution

    Co-production :

    France 3 Cinéma

    French distribution :

    AMLF

    TV Broadcasts: Cumulative total

    TV broadcasts: details by country

    Full credits (15)

    Adapter/dialogue writer :

    Jean-Loup Dabadie

    Screenwriters :

    Jean-Loup Dabadie, Claude Sautet

    Director of Photography :

    Jean Boffety

    Assistant Operators :

    Pierre Boffety, Jean-Paul Rosa Da Costa, Michel Abramowicz

    Editor :

    Jacqueline Thiedot

    Music Composer :

    Philippe Sarde

    Costume designer :

    Corinne Jorry

    Still Photographer :

    Georges Pierre

    Producers :

    Claude Berri, Alain Sarde

    Foreign Producer :

    Horst Wendlandt

    Sound Recordist :

    Pierre Lenoir

    Production Manager :

    Michel Choquet

    Production Designer :

    Georges Levy

    Production Designer :

    Georges Levy

    Sound Mixer :

    Vincent Arnardi

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Psychological comedy

    Production language :

    French

    Coproducer countries :

    France, Germany

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    Majority French (France, Germany)

    Production year :

    1978

    French release :

    22/11/1978

    Runtime :

    1 h 45 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    49006

    Visa issue date :

    15/11/1978

    Approval :

    Unknown

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Color

    Audio format :

    Mono

    Posters (2)

    Director

    Festival Selections (2)

    Academy Awards - 1980

    Academy Awards (United States, 1980)

    Selection

    Nomination for Best Foreign Language Film

    Cesar Awards - French film industry awards - 1979

    Cesar Awards - French film industry awards (France, 1979)

    Selection (10)

    Best Sound : Pierre Lenoir

    Best Cinematography : Jean Boffety

    Best Original Music : Philippe Sarde

    Best Screenplay (Original or Adapted) : Jean-Loup Dabadie, Claude Sautet

    Best Director : Claude Sautet

    Best Supporting Actress : Arlette Bonnard

    Best Supporting Actor : Claude Brasseur

    Best Actress : Romy Schneider

    Best Actor : Claude Brasseur

    Best Film

    Awards