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 Chalvet, la conquête de la dignité

Chalvet, la conquête de la dignité

A Feature film by Camille Mauduech

Produced by Les Films du Marigot

Release in France : 19/03/2014

    Synopsis

    The 1970s, the "time of the leftists" is getting underway in Martinique. May 68 and the Chinese-Soviet conflict have anchored themselves in the hearts of young West Indian students..
    Urban development and "modernity" have put paid to the countryside and farm workers. While the terrain of union struggles is concentrated in the city in the hands of unquestionable and peremptory unions, the deserted countryside will be the arena for young Maoist activists, who establish a more or less undergound school of political consciousness in the working class neighborhoods in the North of Martinique. The activist "teachers," grouped together and classified leftist by the authorities, don't announce their aims: the revolution will come to pass through the rural and farming classes.

    Production and distribution (2)

    Executive Producer :

    Les Films du Marigot

    French distribution :

    Les Films du Marigot

    Photos (22)

    Full credits (6)

    Executive Producer :

    Ludovic Naar

    Screenwriter :

    Camille Mauduech

    Sound recordists :

    Kamal Ouazene, Williams Schmit

    Assistant Director :

    Fadère Mélois

    Director of Photography :

    Sébastien Naar

    Editor :

    Bénédicte Teiger

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Documentary

    Production language :

    French, Creole

    Production country :

    France

    Original French-language productions :

    Yes

    Nationality :

    100% French (France)

    Production year :

    2013

    French release :

    19/03/2014

    Runtime :

    1 h 50 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    133.573

    Approval :

    Yes

    Color type :

    Color

    Aspect ratio :

    1.85

    Audio format :

    Dolby SRD