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Until the Birds Return

Until the Birds Return

A Feature film by Karim Moussaoui

Produced by Les Films Pelléas

Release in France : 08/11/2017


    Algeria today. Past and present collide in the lives of a newly wealthy property developer, a young woman torn between the path of reason and sentiment and an ambitious neurologist impeded by wartime wrongdoings. Three stories that plunge us into the human soul of a contemporary Arab society.

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    Executive Producer :

    Les Films Pelléas

    Foreign production companies :

    Prolégomènes, NiKo Film

    French distribution :

    Ad Vitam

    Co-productions :

    Arte France Cinéma, MK2 Films (ex MK2)

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    MK2 Films (ex MK2)

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    Executive Producers :

    David Thion, Philippe Martin

    Screenwriters :

    Karim Moussaoui, Maud Ameline

    Director of Photography :

    David Chambille

    Production managers :

    Jaber Debzi, Hélène Bastide

    Editor :

    Thomas Marchand

    Production Designer :

    Hamid Boughrara

    Choreographer :

    Georgia Ives

    Sound Mixer :

    Andreas Henke

    Assistant Director :

    Franck Morand

    Foreign producer :

    Nicole Gerhards

    Sound Recordist :

    Arnaud Marten

    Press Attaché (film) :

    Karine Durance

    Continuity supervisor :

    Elsa Melquioni

    Casting :

    Abdelmadjid Kellou

    Costume designer :

    Maya Benchikh

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    Feature film

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    Coproducer countries :

    France, Germany, Algeria

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    Nationality :

    Majority French (France, Germany, Algeria)

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    Runtime :

    1 h 53 min

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    Audio format :

    Dolby 5.1