By continuing to use this website, you agree to the use of cookies in order to offer you content and services that are tailored to your interests.

[Find out more][OK]
Order of the Daisy

Order of the Daisy

A Feature film by Jean-Pierre Mocky

Release in France : 20/01/1967

  • Contents

Actors (48)

Production and distribution (4)

TV Broadcasts: Cumulative total

TV broadcasts: details by country


Matou is an innocuous, gentle-looking man. He is married to a formidable, even a frightening woman, who is as dissatisfied with him as he is with her. He knows everything there is to know about restoring and authenticating manuscripts, particularly ancient ones, through his job at the museum. One day, it occurs to him that his skills could be put to use in a more personal way, and he embarks on a private career of re-arranging the documents of people who have had the misfortune to be married to the wrong people. When a policeman client of his seeks to unmask Matou's activities, he discovers that the power of the meek-looking man's unassailable documentation is greater than he had imagined. Even when the police are truly on his trail, there is little they can do.

Full credits (11)

Assistant directors :

Luc Andrieux, Georges Sénéchal

Producers :

Henri Diamant-Berger, Jean-Pierre Mocky, Jacques Bernard-Lévy, Louis Bernard-Lévy, Jérôme Goulven

Director of Photography :

Léonce-Henri Burel

Production Manager :

Robert Florat

Production Designer :

Louis Le Barbenchon

Location Manager :

Gilbert Marion

Adapter/dialogue writer :

Alain Moury

Screenwriter :

Jean-Pierre Mocky

Sound Recordist :

René Sarazin

Editor :

Marguerite Houllé-Renoir

Music Composer :

Gérard Calvi

Technical details

Feature film

Genres :


Sub-genre :


Production language :


Coproducer countries :

France, Italy

Original French-language productions :


Nationality :

Majority French (France, Italy)

Production year :


French release :


Runtime :

1 h 30 min

Current status :


Visa number :


Visa issue date :


Approval :


Production formats :


Rating restrictions :