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some for a dance

some for a dance

A Feature film by Alain Berliner

Produced by Artémis Productions, Liaison Cinématographique

Release in France : 29/08/2007

    Synopsis

    François Maréchal’s life is calm and happy. Married to a young and pretty woman, he’s the father of a small boy and has just been promoted – he’s now the manager of a video store. Everything seems to be going wonderfully in his well-ordered life – up until the day that Singin’ in the Rain comes out on DVD and François is caught in the spell of the wonderful world of musicals. He very quickly reaches a decision: he wants to become a tap dancer! Turning his back on his peaceful happiness, he dumps his wife, child and job to live his sudden, all-consuming passion. A mediocre but persevering dancer, he finally manages to exercise his craft in a provincial nightclub and must confront his past in the shape of his father, whom he thought was dead. Like François, many years ago he’d left home and hearth to become a tap dancer.

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    Full credits (18)

    Executive Producer :

    Patrick Quinet

    Line Producer :

    Serge Zeitoun

    Co-producers :

    Claude Waringo, Christine Alderson, Stephan Quinet, Alain Berliner, Arlette Zylberberg

    Sound Recordist :

    Pierre Mertens

    Press Attaché (film) :

    Michèle Abitbol-Lasry

    Sound editor :

    Julie Brenta

    Production Designer :

    Pierre-François Limbosch

    Casting :

    Richard Rousseau

    Make-up Artist :

    Aurélie Elich

    Assistant Director :

    Thomas Decock

    Screenwriter :

    Alain Berliner

    Director of Photography :

    Tony Pierce-Roberts

    Production Manager :

    Vincent Canart

    Editor :

    Marie-Hélène Dozo

    Continuity supervisor :

    Élisabeth Alexandris

    Music Composer :

    Terry Davies

    Costume designer :

    Cathy Marchand

    Sound Mixer :

    Dean Humphreys

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Drama

    Production language :

    French

    Coproducer countries :

    France, Belgium, Luxembourg, Great Britain

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    Minority French (France, Belgium, Luxembourg, Great Britain)

    Production year :

    2005

    French release :

    29/08/2007

    Runtime :

    1 h 47 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    111.030

    Visa issue date :

    04/01/2007

    Approval :

    Yes

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Color

    Aspect ratio :

    2.35

    Audio format :

    Dolby SR