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Les Inconnus de la terre

Les Inconnus de la terre

A Short film by Mario Ruspoli

Produced by Argos Films

Production year : 1961

    Synopsis

    « Mario Ruspoli a capté la voix des campagnes abandonnées. Avec leurs mots à eux, avec leurs visages et leurs gestes silencieux, il a fait parler les paysans les plus déshérités de France et nous reconnaissons soudain notre prochain dans ces hommes oubliés du siècle. » Simone de Beauvoir

    Production and distribution

    Executive Producer :

    Argos Films

    Subject

    “Mario Ruspoli captured the voices of the abandoned countryside. In their own words, with their own faces and silent gestures, he gave a voice to France’s most deprived farmers, and suddenly we recognise our fellow man in these men forgotten by our times.”

    Photos

    Full credits (6)

    Executive Producer :

    Anatole Dauman

    Directors of Photography :

    Michel Brault, Roger Morillière, Quinto Albicocco

    Editor :

    Jean Ravel

    Screenwriter :

    Michel Zeraffa

    Sound recordists :

    Danièle Tessier, Roger Morillière

    Narrator :

    Gilles Quéant

    Technical details

    Short film

    Genres :

    Documentary

    Production language :

    French

    Production country :

    France

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Production year :

    1961

    Runtime :

    38 min

    Color type :

    Black & White

    Aspect ratio :

    1.37

    Audio format :

    Mono