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The king of escape

The king of escape

A Feature film by Alain Guiraudie

Produced by Les Films du Worso

Release in France : 15/07/2009

    Synopsis

    Forty-three-year-old Armand Lacourtade, a farm equipment vendor, can no longer stand the single homosexual life. When he encounters Curly, a fearless teenage girl, he totally changes tack. Pursued by all and sundry, they brave all  dangers in order to live this forbidden love and end up forming a peculiar couple. But is this really what Armand was dreaming of?

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    The king of escape

    Trailer (english subtitles)

    Actors (8)

    Production and distribution (4)

    Executive Producer :

    Les Films du Worso

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    Les Films du Losange

    Co-production :

    Gladys Glover

    French distribution :

    Les Films du Losange

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    Photos (6)

    Full credits (11)

    Executive Producer :

    Sylvie Pialat

    Screenwriters :

    Alain Guiraudie, Laurent Lunetta

    Sound Recordist :

    Xavier Griette

    Press Attaché (film) :

    Agnès Chabot

    Production Designer :

    Didier Pons

    Costume designer :

    Roy Genty

    Assistant Director :

    François Chaillou

    Director of photography :

    Sabine Lancelin

    Production Manager :

    Thomas Santucci

    Editors :

    Bénédicte Brunet, Yann Dedet

    Music Composer :

    Xavier Boussiron

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Comedy

    Production language :

    French

    Production country :

    France

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    100% French (France)

    Production year :

    2009

    French release :

    15/07/2009

    Runtime :

    1 h 37 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    117.944

    Visa issue date :

    02/07/2009

    Approval :

    Yes

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Color

    Aspect ratio :

    2.35

    Audio format :

    Dolby SRD

    Rating restrictions :

    Suitable for all viewers, with warnings

    Posters (3)

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