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Witness in the City

Witness in the City

A Feature film by Édouard Molinaro

Produced by Gaumont, Franco-London Films

Release in France : 08/05/1959

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Actors (45)

Production and distribution (4)

Executive Producers :

Gaumont, Franco-London Films

Foreign production companies :

Zebra Film, Tempo film

Co-production :

Paris-Union-Films

Film exports/foreign sales :

Gaumont, Télédis

TV Broadcasts: Cumulative total

TV broadcasts: details by country

Synopsis

Industrialist Pierre Verdier kills his mistress Jeanne Ancelin by throwing her off a train. Her husband, Ancelin, decides to take revenge on his wife's murderer, who has been acquitted by justice. He waits for him in his house and hangs him. He leaves the place unseen, at least this is what he thinks. But unfortunately for him, Lambert, a taxi driver has witnessed him. Ancelin has no option but to get rid of him...

Source : IMDb

Full credits (15)

Assistant Director :

Pierre Cosson

Author of original work :

Boileau-Narcejac

Screenwriters :

Édouard Molinaro, Gérard Oury, Alain Poiré, Georges Tabet

Assistant Operator :

Jean-Paul Schwartz

Production Manager :

Robert Sussfeld

Sound Editor :

Robert Biard

Music Composer :

Barney Wilen

Location Manager :

Hubert Mérial

Dialogue Writers :

Georges Tabet, André Tabet

Producers :

Alain Poiré, Henry Deutschmeister

Director of Photography :

Henri Decaë

Camera Operator :

Jean Rabier

Editors :

Monique Isnardon, Robert Isnardon

Continuity supervisor :

Helly Stérian

Still Photographer :

Jean Schmidt

Technical details

Feature film

Genres :

Fiction

Sub-genre :

Film noir

Production language :

French

Coproducer countries :

France, Italy

Original French-language productions :

Unknown

Nationality :

Majority French (France, Italy)

Production year :

1959

French release :

08/05/1959

Runtime :

1 h 30 min

Current status :

Released

Visa number :

21311

Visa issue date :

27/04/1959

Approval :

Unknown

Production formats :

35mm

Color type :

Black & White

Audio format :

Mono