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Abused Confidence

Abused Confidence

A Feature film by Henri Decoin

Produced by Union des Distributeurs Indépendants de Films (UDIF), Solar Films, Columbia France

Release in France : 29/11/1937

    Synopsis

    Lydia is a struggling law student who poses as the estranged daughter of famous historian Jacques Ferney (Charles Vanel). She abuses Ferney's confidence in order to make him adopt her, thus ending her financial problems. Later, the fledgling lawyer finds herself in court, defending a woman in similar circumstances.

    Actors (27)

    Production and distribution (3)

    Full credits (10)

    Adapters/dialogue writers :

    Jean Boyer, Henri Decoin

    Author of original work :

    Pierre Wolff

    Director of Photography :

    Léonce-Henri Burel

    Camera Operator :

    René Ribault

    Production Designer :

    Robert Hubert

    Dialogue Writer :

    Pierre Wolff

    Producers :

    Joseph Bercholz, Edouard Gide, Albert Dodrumez

    Assistant Operator :

    Henri Tiquet

    Editor :

    Marguerite Beaugé

    Music Composer :

    Georges Van Parys

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Drama

    Themes :

    Paternity

    Production language :

    French

    Production country :

    France

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    100% French (France)

    Production year :

    1937

    French release :

    29/11/1937

    Runtime :

    1 h 32 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    2473

    Visa issue date :

    30/09/1943

    Approval :

    Unknown

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Black & White

    Aspect ratio :

    1.37

    Audio format :

    Mono

    Posters (1)

    Director

    Festival Selections

    Venice International Film Festival  - 1938

    Venice International Film Festival (Italy, 1938)

    Selection

    Official Competition