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Casabianca

Casabianca

A Feature film by Georges Péclet

Produced by Les Films Croix du Sud

Release in France : 20/02/1951

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Actors (10)

Production and distribution (2)

Executive Producer :

Les Films Croix du Sud

French distribution :

Astoria Films

Synopsis

On November 27th 1942, the French submarine "Casabianca", under the command of her daring captain Commandant Jean Lherminier, manages to evade the Germans' eye and to escape from Toulon harbor. The film describes life on board, the dangers gone through in common by the valiant crew as well as the struggles of Corsican patriots. "Casabianca" closes on September 9th 1943 with the arrival of the rebellious submarine in Ajaccio where she lands a battalion of freedom fighters all the way from Algiers, announcing the liberation of the country.

Source : IMDb

Full credits (13)

Executive Producer :

André Zwobada

Dialogue Writers :

Maurice Bessy, Georges Péclet, Jeanne Saintenoy

Director of Photography :

Georges Million

Camera Operator :

Jean Tachard

Editor :

Eliane Bensdorp

Production Designer :

Louis Thibon

Still Photographer :

Raymond Heil

Assistant Director :

Robert Guez

Author of original work :

Jean L'Herminier

Sound Recordist :

Maurice Laroche

Production Manager :

Hubert Vincent-Bréchignac

Continuity supervisor :

Lucette Clavesant

Music Composer :

Marceau Van Hoorebecke

Technical details

Feature film

Genres :

Fiction

Sub-genre :

Adventure

Themes :

War, Ocean

Production language :

French

Production country :

France

Original French-language productions :

Unknown

Production year :

1950

French release :

20/02/1951

Runtime :

1 h 24 min

Current status :

Released

Visa number :

10472

Visa issue date :

19/02/1951

Approval :

Unknown

Production formats :

35mm

Color type :

Black & White

Aspect ratio :

1.37

Audio format :

Mono