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The Accuser

The Accuser

A Feature film by Jean-Louis Bertuccelli

Produced by Action Films

Release in France : 07/09/1977

    Synopsis

    In this sardonic comedy, after an executive is killed in a mysterious automobile accident, the French offices of his multinational company is inundated with mysteriously threatening be-ribboned anti-capitalist tracts, delivered overnight to everyone's desks. Later, the executive's body is brought to company offices for an official wake -- only no one at the company has ordered that such a thing be done. A mysterious prankster, who is able to imitate the voice of the company's president, has arranged these things. When Americans from the head office get wind of these developments, they institute a search for the perpetrator which leads to mysterious subterranean passages under the company's skyscraper

     

    Actors (38)

    Production and distribution (4)

    Executive Producer :

    Action Films

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    Jupiter Communications

    Foreign production company :

    Citel Films

    French distribution :

    Parafrance

    Full credits (19)

    Executive Producers :

    Yves Gasser, Yves Peyrot

    Adapters/dialogue writers :

    Stephen Becker, René Victor Pilhes, Jean-Louis Bertuccelli

    Author of original work :

    René Victor Pilhes

    Director of Photography :

    Andréas Winding

    Assistant Operators :

    Yves Rodallec, Romain Winding

    Production Manager :

    Antoine Gannagé

    Continuity supervisor :

    Claudine Taulère

    Foley artist :

    Daniel Couteau

    Sound Mixer :

    Jacques Maumont

    Location Manager :

    Gérard Gaultier

    Assistant directors :

    John Lvoff, Jean-Claude Sussfeld, Reynald Calcagni

    Dialogue Writer :

    René Victor Pilhes

    Screenwriters :

    Jean-Louis Bertuccelli, René Victor Pilhes, Stephen Becker

    Sound recordists :

    Louis Gimel, Jean-Pierre Ruh

    Camera Operator :

    Alain Pillet

    Editors :

    Catherine Bernard, François Ceppi

    Production Designer :

    Théobald Meurisse

    Costume designer :

    Catherine Leterrier

    Still Photographer :

    Jurgen Vollmer

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Crime/thriller, Suspense film, Black comedy

    Production language :

    French

    Coproducer countries :

    Switzerland, France

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    Majority French (Switzerland, France)

    Production year :

    1977

    French release :

    07/09/1977

    Runtime :

    1 h 42 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    46385

    Visa issue date :

    02/09/1977

    Approval :

    Unknown

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Color

    Aspect ratio :

    1.66

    Audio format :

    Mono

    Posters (1)

    Director

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