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Les Enfants du soleil

A Feature film by Jean Severac, David Dayan

Production year : 1962

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Actors (2)

Production and distribution

Film exports/foreign sales :

StudioCanal Films Limited


A little fellow has set his heart on buying a sewing machine for his mother. Like the other shoe-shine boys, his goal of saving up money is almost impossible to meet yet after much work, he is finally able to get her a machine. Sadly enough, his triumph is destined to be short-lived when the much-desired sewing machine is broken in an accident. Undaunted, the lad decides the only thing for it is to start again from scratch.

Full credits (5)

Dialogue Writer :

David Dayan

Director of Photography :

Jacques Klein

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Screenwriter :

David Dayan

Editor :

Jacques Mavel

Technical details

Feature film

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Coproducer countries :

Morocco, France

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Directors (2)

Festival Selections

Cannes International Film Festival - 1962

Cannes International Film Festival (France, 1962)


Official Competition