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Balthazar

A Feature film by Pierre Colombier

Produced by Héraut Film

Release in France : 03/02/1938

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Actors (12)

Production and distribution

Executive Producer :

Héraut Film

Synopsis

Following a slight accident, a stranger appears in a Provençal village and knocks at the door of the Philippes'villa, asking them for help. Albert Philippe is suspicious but his wife shows some interest in the man. After leaving the Philippe family, the unknown man goes to the village, meets the mayor and buys an island opposite the Philippe villa. It suddenly appears that the mysterious fellow is none other than Balthazar Lemonnier, a well-known millionaire. No sooner is the news disclosed than everybody, including the initially distrustful Mr. Philippe, wants to become his friend...

Source : IMDb

Full credits (10)

Executive Producer :

Robert Aisner

Author of original work :

Léopold Marchand

Directors of Photography :

Victor Armenise, Christian Gaveau, Robert Juillard, Jean Lallier

Editor :

Christian Chamborant

Music Composer :

Marcel Lattes

Dialogue Writers :

Jean-Henri Blanchon, Marc Cab

Screenwriter :

Jean-Henri Blanchon

Sound Recordist :

Robert Teisseire

Production Designer :

Jacques Colombier

Still Photographer :

Walter Limot

Technical details

Feature film

Genres :

Fiction

Sub-genre :

Comedy

Original French-language productions :

Unknown

Production year :

1937

French release :

03/02/1938

Runtime :

1 h 30 min

Current status :

Released

Approval :

Production formats :

35mm

Color type :

Black & White

Aspect ratio :

1.37

Audio format :

Mono