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My New Partner

My New Partner

A Feature film by Claude Zidi

Produced by Paravision International, Films 7

Release in France : 19/09/1984

    Synopsis

    Rene is a "ripou", a rotten cop who makes ends meet by accepting bribes, presents and free drinks from the people he should be putting in jail. When his partner retires, he must team up with Francois, a young police school graduate with a righteous attitude. He is hard to break and Rene has to trick him. He introduces Francois to a charming girl and forgets to mention she's a prostitute. Now Rene has something against Francois he can use in case his partner should want to reveal Rene's little commerce with the underworld. The partners ultimately become friends, get one another out of a tough situation, and manage to gather enough money to buy Rene his lifelong dream: a small café near the horse tracks.

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    Actors (39)

    Production and distribution (3)

    Executive Producers :

    Paravision International, Films 7

    French distribution :

    AMLF

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    Roissy Films

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    International releases (2)

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    Full credits (12)

    Assistant directors :

    Stéphane Clavier, Catherine Joubé, Oury Milshtein

    Dialogue Writers :

    Didier Kaminka, Simon Michaël

    Screenwriter :

    Claude Zidi

    Sound assistant :

    Sophie Chiabaut

    Continuity supervisor :

    Claudine Zidi

    Music Composer :

    Francis Lai

    Adapter/dialogue writer :

    Simon Michaël

    Producer :

    Claude Zidi

    Director of Photography :

    Jean-Jacques Tarbès

    Editor :

    Nicole Saunier

    Production Designer :

    Françoise de Leu

    Costume designer :

    Olga Pelletier

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Comedy, Crime/thriller

    Production language :

    French

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    100% French

    Production year :

    1984

    French release :

    19/09/1984

    Runtime :

    1 h 45 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    58.371

    Visa issue date :

    25/09/1984

    Approval :

    Unknown

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Color

    Aspect ratio :

    1.66

    Audio format :

    Mono

    Posters (1)

    Director

    Festival Selections (2)

    Cesar Awards - French film industry awards - 1985

    Cesar Awards - French film industry awards (France, 1985)

    Selection (5)

    Best Editing : Nicole Saunier

    Best Original Screenplay : Claude Zidi

    Best Director : Claude Zidi

    Best Actor : Philippe Noiret

    Best Film

    Awards

    Cesar Awards - French film industry awards - 1985

    Cesar Awards - French film industry awards (France, 1985)

    Awards (3)

    César Award for Best Director : Claude Zidi

    César Award for Best Editing : Nicole Saunier

    César Award for Best Film

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