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The Pest

The Pest

A Feature film by Francis Perrin

Produced by C.A.P.A.C.

Release in France : 17/02/1982

    Synopsis

    After a wealthy, bored heiress (Fanny Cottençon) botches up a custody battle between a taxi driver (Francis Perrin) and his ex-wife by getting the driver jailed for no good reason, she has second thoughts - especially since she starts feeling an attraction for the hapless man. She suggests that they pretend to be married and in that guise, try to win back his son from the ex-wife - and romance blossoms from there.

    Actors (39)

    Production and distribution (4)

    Executive Producer :

    C.A.P.A.C.

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    Cinexport

    Co-production :

    France 2 Cinéma

    French distribution :

    SN Prodis

    TV Broadcasts: Cumulative total

    TV broadcasts: details by country

    Full credits (15)

    Executive Producer :

    Paul Claudon

    Adapters/dialogue writers :

    Alex Varoux, Francis Perrin, Paul Claudon

    Screenwriter :

    Francis Perrin

    Sound Recordist :

    Michel Desrois

    Production Manager :

    Hubert Mérial

    Continuity supervisor :

    Claudine Gaubert

    Music Composer :

    Yves Gilbert

    Location Manager :

    Volker Lemke

    Assistant directors :

    Daniel Janneau, Graziella Molinaro

    Author of original work :

    Alex Varoux

    Director of Photography :

    Didier Tarot

    Assistant Operator :

    Jean-Yves Le Mener

    Editor :

    Ghislaine Desjonqueres

    Production Designer :

    Jean-Claude Gallouin

    Sound Mixer :

    Claude Villand

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Comedy

    Production language :

    French

    Production country :

    France

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Production year :

    1982

    French release :

    17/02/1982

    Runtime :

    1 h 35 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    54536

    Visa issue date :

    08/01/1982

    Approval :

    Unknown

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Color

    Audio format :

    Mono