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Second Chance

Second Chance

A Feature film by Claude Lelouch

Produced by Les Films 13

Release in France : 13/10/1976

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Actors (27)

Production and distribution (3)

Executive Producer :

Les Films 13

French distribution :

United Artists

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Les Films 26

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For assistance to murder Catherine Berger (Catherine Deneuve) is sentenced to 20 years' imprisonment. There she gives birth to a son, Simon (Jean-Jaques Briot). After her release Catherine wants to make up for the lost years and tries to built up a close relationship to her already grown-up son. Despite some tensions when she finds out that Simon has a love affair with her best girl-friend Catherine's efforts work out and in the "happy" end they become a real family when she finds the perfect lover - Simon's teacher.

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Full credits (19)

Assistant directors :

Elie Chouraqui, Arlette Gordon

Producer :

Claude Lelouch

Director of Photography :

Jacques Lefrancois

Assistant Operator :

Charles Jobert

Press Attaché (film) :

Arlette Gordon

Assistant Editor :

Hugues Darmois

Music Composer :

Francis Lai

Casting :

Arlette Gordon

Sound Mixer :

Paul Bertault

Location Manager :

Michel Bernede

Dialogue Writer :

Claude Lelouch

Screenwriter :

Claude Lelouch

Sound Recordist :

Harald Maury

Production Manager :

Raymond Leplont

Editor :

Georges Klotz

Production Designer :

Eric Moulard

Foley artist :

Daniel Couteau

Costume designer :

Colette Baudot

Still Photographer :

André Perlstein

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Feature film

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100% French

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Runtime :

1 h 40 min

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