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Love Letters

Love Letters

A Feature film by Claude Autant-Lara

Produced by Synops

Release in France : 23/12/1942

    Synopsis

    France, 1855. Zélie Fontaine, a twenty-odd-year-old widow and the post mistress of the small provincial town of Argenson, has accepted to receive love letters to Hortense de la Jacquerie, the prefect's wife, under her name. But Hortense decides to break up with her lover, François du Portal. François will not hear of it and, with a view to regaining her love, manages to be appointed deputy prosecutor in Argenson. Trouble can't help following.

    Source : IMDb

    Actors (22)

    Production and distribution (2)

    Executive Producer :

    Synops

    French distribution :

    Les Films Roger Richebé

    Full credits (12)

    Executive Producers :

    Denise Tual, Roland Tual

    Adapters/dialogue writers :

    Jean Aurenche, Maurice Blondeau

    Screenwriter :

    Jean Aurenche

    Sound Recordist :

    René Louge

    Editor :

    Yvonne Martin

    Music Composer :

    Maurice Yvain

    Assistant director :

    Ghislaine Autant-Lara

    Author of original work :

    Jean Aurenche

    Director of Photography :

    Philippe Agostini

    Production Manager :

    Dominique Drouin

    Production Designer :

    Robert Dumesnil

    Artistic Director :

    Jacques Krauss

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Psychological drama, Historical

    Themes :

    History

    Production language :

    French

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    100% French

    Production year :

    1942

    French release :

    23/12/1942

    Runtime :

    1 h 50 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    57

    Visa issue date :

    23/12/1942

    Approval :

    Yes

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Black & White

    Aspect ratio :

    1.37

    Audio format :

    Mono

    Rating restrictions :

    None