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Madman at War

Madman at War

A Feature film by Dino Risi

Release in France : 22/05/1985

    Synopsis

    Story about a doctor in a Libyan military hospital who is mad, but no-one wants to declare him unfit, and he becomes the captain of a fighting unit. Through him the Germans risk losing a truce with the British, and therefore kill him and give him a hero's funeral.

     

    Actors (11)

    Production and distribution (4)

    Co-productions :

    France 2 Cinéma, Renn Productions

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    Pathé Distribution

    Foreign production company :

    International Dean Film

    French distribution :

    AMLF

    TV Broadcasts: Cumulative total

    TV broadcasts: details by country

    Full credits (9)

    Executive Producers :

    Claude Berri, Pio Angeletti, Adriano de Micheli

    Screenwriters :

    Age, Furio Scarpelli, Dino Risi

    Director of Photography :

    Giorgio Di battista

    Editors :

    Alberto Gallitti, Arlette Langmann

    Still Photographer :

    Bernard Prim

    Author of original work :

    Mario Tobino

    Voice :

    Pierre Arditi

    Sound Recordist :

    Georges Prat

    Music Composers :

    Élisabeth Guido, Maurizio De Angelis

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Drama, War

    Production language :

    Italian

    Coproducer countries :

    Italy, France

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    Minority French (Italy, France)

    Production year :

    1984

    French release :

    22/05/1985

    Runtime :

    1 h 40 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    59.393

    Visa issue date :

    23/05/1985

    Approval :

    Unknown

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Color

    Aspect ratio :

    1.66

    Audio format :

    Mono