By continuing to use this website, you agree to the use of cookies in order to offer you content and services that are tailored to your interests.

[Find out more][OK]
Potiche

Potiche

A Feature film by François Ozon

Produced by Mandarin Production

Release in France : 10/11/2010

  • Contents

Actors (17)

Production and distribution (5)

Executive Producer :

Mandarin Production

Foreign production company :

Scope Pictures

French distribution :

Mars Films

Co-productions :

Foz, France 2 Cinéma, Mars Films, Wild Bunch

Film exports/foreign sales :

Wild Bunch

Box Office: Total results

Box office: Timeline

International releases (48)

CountryDistributorBuyerRelease date

Show more

Show less

Sorry, your search returned no results.

TV Broadcasts: Cumulative total

TV broadcasts: details by country

Synopsis

North of France, Sainte-Gudule, 1977. Suzanne is the submissive, housebound wife of wealthy industrialist Robert Pujol, who oversees his umbrella factory with an iron fist and is equally tyrannical with his children and ‘trophy housewife’. When the workers go on strike and take Robert hostage, Suzanne steps in to manage the factory. To everyone’s surprise, she proves herself a competent and assertive woman of action.

But when Robert returns from a restful cruise in top form, things get complicated...

Videos

03/11/2014

Potiche

Trailer English Subs

Photos (8)

Full credits (20)

Executive Producers :

Éric Altmayer, Nicolas Altmayer

Author of original work :

Pierre Barillet

Screenwriter :

François Ozon

Director of Photography :

Yorick Le Saux

Sound Assistant :

Stéphane Vizet

Press Attachés (film) :

André-Paul Ricci, Tony Arnoux

Sound Editor :

Benoît Gargonne

Production Designer :

Katia Wyszkop

Casting :

Sarah Teper

Sound Mixer :

Jean-Paul Hurier

Assistant Director :

Hubert Barbin

Associate producer :

Geneviève Lemal

Foreign producer :

Geneviève Lemal

Sound Recordist :

Pascal Jasmes

Production Manager :

Pierre Wallon

Editor :

Laure Gardette

Continuity supervisor :

Joëlle Hersant

Music Composer :

Philippe Rombi

Costume designer :

Pascaline Chavanne

Still Photographer :

Jean-Claude Moireau

Technical details

Feature film

Genres :

Fiction

Sub-genre :

Comedy

Themes :

Femininity, Relationships, Work

Production language :

French

Coproducer countries :

France, Belgium

Original French-language productions :

Yes

Nationality :

Majority French (France, Belgium)

Production year :

2009

French release :

10/11/2010

Runtime :

1 h 43 min

Current status :

Released

Visa number :

124.669

Visa issue date :

27/09/2010

Approval :

Yes

Production formats :

35mm

Color type :

Color

Aspect ratio :

1.85

Audio format :

Dolby SRD

Rating restrictions :

None

Posters (9)

Director

News (36)

View all news articles relating to this file

Festival Selections (36)

Taipei Film Festival - 2011

Taipei Film Festival (Taiwan, 2011)

Selection

Panorama - City Visions

Shanghai - International Film Festival - 2011

Shanghai - International Film Festival (China, 2011)

Selection

Official Competition

French Film Festival in China - 2011

French Film Festival in China (China, 2011)

Selection

French feature films selected (out of competition)

Cesar Awards - French film industry awards - 2011

Cesar Awards - French film industry awards (France, 2011)

Selection (4)

Best Actress : Catherine Deneuve

Best Screen Adaptation : François Ozon

Best Costume Design : Pascaline Chavanne

Best Supporting Actress : Karin Viard

Tokyo - International Film Festival - 2010

Tokyo - International Film Festival (Japan, 2010)

Selection

Special Screenings

Mostra - São Paulo International Film Festival - 2010

Mostra - São Paulo International Film Festival (Brazil, 2010)

Selection

Official International Selection

BIFF - 2010

BIFF (South Korea, 2010)

Selection

World Cinema

TIFF - 2010

TIFF (Canada, 2010)

Selection

Gala

Venice International Film Festival  - 2010

Venice International Film Festival (Italy, 2010)

Selection

Official Competition

Delegations (9)

Presskit (2)

Website (2)