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La Femme du bout du monde

A Feature film by Jean Epstein

Produced by Films Renault-Decker (FRD), Société des Films Osso

Release in France : 19/01/1938

    Synopsis

    A criminal ship-owner claims to find radium ore in a lost island in Antarctic Ocean. The ship approaches and the crew find a white woman who lives with her husband with half-insane and his child. She sings Breton songs. All the crew falls in love with her, from where a series of brawls, madness and murders happen. The captain weighs anchor to return peace to his men, however, a young sailor commits suicide of despair.

    Source : IMDb

    Actors (13)

    Production and distribution (2)

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    Gaumont

    Full credits (6)

    Executive Producers :

    Jean Rossi, Gilbert Renault-Decker

    Screenwriters :

    Jean Epstein, Alain Serdac

    Sound Recordist :

    Fred Behrens

    Author of original work :

    Alain Serdac

    Directors of Photography :

    Enzo Riccioni, Paul Cotteret

    Music Composer :

    Jean Wiener

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Production language :

    French

    Production country :

    France

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    100% French (France)

    Production year :

    1937

    French release :

    19/01/1938

    Runtime :

    1 h 37 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Approval :

    Unknown

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Black & White

    Aspect ratio :

    1.37

    Audio format :

    Mono