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Broken April

Broken April

A Feature film by Liria Bégéja

Produced by JM Productions - Jourd'hui Mitchell Productions, Franco American Films, Icav

Release in France : 09/12/1987

    Synopsis

    A 100-year-old family feud in Albania continues to target men for vengeful execution in this somber drama. The people are bound by an ancient code of honor to avenge one death with that of another from the assailant's family. Gjerg (Jean-Claude Audelin) becomes a hero to his family when he kills his rival, but he knows he will soon be targeted for death himself.

     

    Actors (5)

    Production and distribution (3)

    Full credits (11)

    Executive Producers :

    Frédéric Mitterrand, Denys Fleutot, Jacques Arnaud, Charles Gassot, Jacques Tronel

    Screenwriters :

    Liria Bégéja, Olivier Assayas, Vassilis Vassilikos

    Sound Recordist :

    Eric Vaucher

    Production Manager :

    Denys Fleutot

    Production Designer :

    Michel Lagrange

    Costume designer :

    Judy Shrewsbury

    Author of original work :

    Ismail Kadaré

    Director of Photography :

    Patrick Blossier

    Sound Assistant :

    Pierre Tucat

    Editor :

    Luc Barnier

    Music Composer :

    Steve Beresford

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Drama, Literary adaptation

    Themes :

    Traditions

    Production language :

    French

    Production country :

    France

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Production year :

    1987

    French release :

    09/12/1987

    Runtime :

    1 h 40 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    61331

    Visa issue date :

    11/12/1987

    Approval :

    Yes

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Color

    Posters (1)

    Director

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