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The Light Across the Sreet

The Light Across the Sreet

A Feature film by Georges Lacombe

Produced by Les Films Fernand Rivers, Général Productions, Entreprise Générale Cinématographique (EGC)

Release in France : 25/01/1956

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Georges Moreau, a truck driver, is involved in a serious accident. Traumatised by his experiences, he knows that he must avoid strong emotions and any kind of stress. Recently married to Olivia, he hopes to start a new life by opening a restaurant on the National 7 highway, although he is none too pleased when the truckers start flirting with his all-too-pretty wife. Opposite the restaurant there is a petrol station owned by a man named Pieri, whom Georges begins to suspect of having an affair with his wife. Doubtful of his wife's fidelity, Georges realises that he is heading for a nervous breakdown. A dramatic outcome is not far away...

Full credits (13)

Executive Producers :

Jacques Gauthier, Fernand Rivers

Adapters/dialogue writers :

Louis Chavance, René Masson

Screenwriter :

Jacques Gauthier

Director of Photography :

Louis Page

Camera Operator :

André Dumaitre

Editor :

Raymond Leboursier

Music Composer :

Norbert Glanzberg

Assistant Director :

Serge Witta

Dialogue Writers :

Louis Chavance, René Masson

Voice :

Jean Clarieux

Sound Recordist :

Antoine Archimbaud

Production Manager :

Fred Surin

Production Designers :

Alexandre Trauner, Maurice Colasson

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1 h 40 min

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