By continuing to use this website, you agree to the use of cookies in order to offer you content and services that are tailored to your interests.

[Find out more][OK]
The Return of Martin Guerre

The Return of Martin Guerre

A Feature film by Daniel Vigne

Produced by Société Française de Production Cinématographique (SFPC), Productions Marcel Dassault

Release in France : 14/05/1982

    Synopsis

    During the medieval times, Martin Guerre returns to his hometown in the middle of France, after being away in the war since he was a child. Nobody recognise him, and the people who knew him suspect he is not Martin, but he knows all about his family and friends, even the most unusual things. Is this man really Martin Guerre?

    Actors (20)

    Production and distribution (3)

    TV Broadcasts: Cumulative total

    TV broadcasts: details by country

    Full credits (14)

    Executive Producer :

    André Pergament

    Adapters/dialogue writers :

    Jean-Claude Carrière, Daniel Vigne

    Author of original work :

    Janet Lewis

    Director of Photography :

    André Neau

    Production managers :

    Paul Maigret, Alain Depardieu

    Production Designer :

    Alain Nègre

    Costume designer :

    Anne-Marie Marchand

    Assistant directors :

    Michel Debats, Reynald Lampert

    Dialogue Writers :

    Jean-Claude Carrière, Daniel Vigne

    Screenwriters :

    Daniel Vigne, Jean-Claude Carrière

    Assistant Operator :

    Jean-Pierre Plichon

    Editor :

    Denise de Casabianca

    Music Composer :

    Michel Portal

    Still Photographer :

    Georges Pierre

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Drama, Historical

    Production language :

    French

    Production country :

    France

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Production year :

    1982

    French release :

    14/05/1982

    Runtime :

    2 h 2 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    54683

    Visa issue date :

    06/04/1982

    Approval :

    Unknown

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Posters (1)

    Director

    Festival Selections (4)

    Academy Awards - 1984

    Academy Awards (United States, 1984)

    Selection

    Nomination for Best Costume Design

    Cesar Awards - French film industry awards - 1983

    Cesar Awards - French film industry awards (France, 1983)

    Selection (4)

    Best Production Design : Alain Nègre

    Best Original Screenplay : Daniel Vigne

    Best Original Music : Michel Portal

    Most Promising Actor : Dominique Pinon

    Awards

    Cesar Awards - French film industry awards - 1983

    Cesar Awards - French film industry awards (France, 1983)

    Awards (4)

    César Award for Best Production Design : Alain Nègre

    César Award for Best Original Screenplay : Jean-Claude Carrière, Daniel Vigne

    César Award for Best Original Score : Michel Portal

    César Award for Most Promising Actor : Dominique Pinon

    Website