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Baby's Laxative

Baby's Laxative

A Feature film by Jean Renoir

Produced by Etablissements Braunberger-Richebé

Release in France : 21/06/1931

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Baby's dad's problem is to sell chamberpots to provide the soldiers with the comfort they deserve! But the very day M.Follavoine meets M.Chouilloux, from the ministry of war, coming to make the deal, Baby refuses to go to the toilet! So his mother Julie has got to give him a purgative. A mad mad mad story, involving a love triangle ,Follavoine throwing a chamberpot through the room to test its solidity, his wife trying to get his client to have a little purgative too (so baby will understand he must take some).

Full credits (11)

Executive Producers :

Roger Richebé, Pierre Braunberger

Author of original work :

Georges Feydeau

Director of Photography :

Théodore Sparkuhl

Assistant Operator :

Roger Hubert

Editor :

Jean Mamy

Music Composer :

Paul Misraki

Assistant directors :

Pierre Schwab, Claude Heymann

Screenwriters :

Jean Renoir, Pierre Prévert

Sound recordists :

Bugnon, D.F. Scanlon

Production Manager :

Charles David

Production Designer :

Gabriel Scognamillo

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Feature film

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100% French

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1 h 2 min

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