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A Feature film by Pierre Gaspard-Huit

Produced by Ciné Alliance, Filmsonor Marceau, Speva films

Production year : 1963

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Actors (13)

Production and distribution (3)

Executive Producers :

Ciné Alliance, Filmsonor Marceau, Speva films

Film exports/foreign sales :

Télédis, Editions René Château

Foreign production companies :

Dear Film, Tecisa Film

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Sheherazade (Anna Karina) is promised to a powerful Sultan as a gift in exchange for free passage to the Holy Land. When the Sultan's underling saves her from certain death, she falls madly in love with her hero. The Sultan discovers the indiscretion and banishes the couple to wander the desert in shame, though the couple is vindicated when they manage to save the Sultan himself from the hands of the enemies. The grateful but mortally wounded Sultan rewards their efforts by giving his consent for the two to be married in this sand-trapped romantic adventure.

Full credits (13)

Executive Producers :

Michel Safra, Serge Silberman

Dialogue Writer :

Marc-Gilbert Sauvajon

Screenwriters :

Pierre Gaspard-Huit, Marc-Gilbert Sauvajon

Sound Recordist :

Antoine Petitjean

Editor :

Louisette Hautecoeur

Music Composer :

André Hossein

Costume designer :

Georges Wakhevitch

Assistant Director :

Jacques Bourdon

Producers :

Elie Schluper, Georges Lourau

Directors of Photography :

Christian Matras, André Domage

Production managers :

Ully Pickardt, Henri Baum

Production Designer :

Georges Wakhevitch

Stunt performer :

Claude Carliez

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Feature film

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Adventure, Historical

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France, Italy, Spain

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2 h 4 min

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