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Chocolat

Chocolat

A Feature film by Claire Denis

Produced by Fodic, MK2 Films (ex MK2), Cinemanuel, Cerito Films

Release in France : 18/05/1988

    Synopsis

    A young French woman returns to the vast silence of West Africa to contemplate her childhood days in a colonial outpost in Cameroon. Her strongest memories are of the family's houseboy, Protee - a man of great nobility, intelligence and beauty - and the intricate nature of relationships in a racist society.

    Actors (16)

    Production and distribution (4)

    Executive Producers :

    Fodic, MK2 Films (ex MK2), Cinemanuel, Cerito Films

    Foreign production company :

    Wim Wenders Produktion

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    Full credits (18)

    Executive Producers :

    Gérard Crosnier, Alain Belmondo

    Producers :

    Jean-Paul Belmondo, Alain Belmondo, Gérard Crosnier, Marin Karmitz

    Director of Photography :

    Robert Alazraki

    Assistant Operator :

    Muriel Edelstein

    Production managers :

    Alain Belmondo, Gérard Crosnier

    Sound Editor :

    Jean-Christophe Winding

    Production Designer :

    Thierry Flamand

    Foley artist :

    Daniel Couteau

    Sound Mixer :

    Dominique Hennequin

    Assistant directors :

    Bassek Ba Kobhio, Marie-Claude Beauchaud, Luc Goldenberg

    Screenwriters :

    Claire Denis, Jean-Pol Fargeau

    Sound recordists :

    Brigitte Taillandier, Jean-Louis Ughetto

    Camera operator :

    Agnès Godard

    Editors :

    Claudine Merlin, Monica Coleman, Sylvie Quester

    Continuity supervisor :

    Zoé Zurstrassen

    Music Composer :

    Abdullah Ibrahim

    Costume designer :

    Christian Gasc

    Location managers :

    Alain Artur, Denys Fleutot, Bruno Vignier

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Drama

    Themes :

    Exile

    Production language :

    French

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    Majority French

    Production year :

    1988

    French release :

    18/05/1988

    Runtime :

    1 h 45 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    65904

    Visa issue date :

    27/04/1988

    Approval :

    Unknown

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Color

    Aspect ratio :

    1.66

    Audio format :

    Stereo