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Girl Merchants

Girl Merchants

A Feature film by Maurice Cloche

Produced by Compagnie Française de Production Cinématographique (CFPC)

Release in France : 04/10/1957

    Synopsis

    Josette, a young French woman, and aspiring dancer, travels to South America for a job offer and ends up a prisoner in a slave camp for women by a sadistic gangster, the head of a white slavery ring, "merchandising" girls to salacious customers. Josette will be rescued from a Fate-Worse-Than-Death But Better-Than-Starving by the timely arrival of the authorities.

    Actors (28)

    Production and distribution (3)

    Full credits (14)

    Assistant directors :

    Jean-Pierre Decourt, Odette Glénat

    Dialogue Writer :

    Maurice Cloche

    Screenwriter :

    Maurice Cloche

    Sound Recordist :

    Jacques Gallois

    Production Manager :

    Jean Maumy

    Continuity supervisor :

    Colette Crochot

    Music Composer :

    Guy Magenta

    Adapter/dialogue writer :

    Maurice Cloche

    Producer :

    Robert de Nesle

    Director of Photography :

    Jacques Mercanton

    Camera operators :

    Charles-Henri Montel, Jean-César Chiabaut

    Editor :

    Fanchette Mazin

    Production Designer :

    Raymond Negre

    Still Photographer :

    Henri Thibault

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Drama

    Themes :

    Prostitution

    Production language :

    French

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    100% French

    Production year :

    1957

    French release :

    04/10/1957

    Runtime :

    1 h 42 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    19292

    Visa issue date :

    18/06/1957

    Approval :

    Unknown

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Black & White

    Aspect ratio :

    1.37

    Audio format :

    Mono