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A Feature film by Régis Wargnier

Produced by Bac Films Distribution, Paradis Films

Release in France : 15/04/1992

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Actors (14)

Production and distribution (3)

Executive Producers :

Bac Films Distribution, Paradis Films

French distribution :

Bac Films Distribution

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Eliane Devries was born in Indochina, she has never been to France. Her father Emile, a widower for many years, has obtained the concession of a vast domain of red soil on which he has planted the hevea brasiliensis, the rubber tree. A rigorus women, Eliane has organized every part of her life ! There is the plantation, the whiteish sap the coolies extract from the trees -latex ; she rules over it whith her father. She has power, but has lived for years without love...

Full credits (21)

Second unit director :

Hervé Renoh

Assistant directors :

Emmanuel Hamon, Thierry Binisti, Patrick Halpine, Jacques Cluzaud, Marc Rivard

Screenwriters :

Erik Orsenna, Louis Gardel, Catherine Cohen, Régis Wargnier

Sound Recordist :

Guillaume Sciama

Production Manager :

Claude Albouze

Editor :

Geneviève Winding

Assistant editor :

Mathilde Cousin

Production Designer :

Jacques Bufnoir

Costume designers :

Gabriella Pescucci, Pierre-Yves Gayraud

Sales Agent :

Raphaël Berdugo

Still Photographer :

Jean-Marie Leroy

Executive Producers :

Éric Heumann, Jean Labadie

Associate producers :

Alain Vannier, Pierre Héros

Director of Photography :

François Catonné

Camera operators :

Laurent Barès, Emmanuel Paulin, Jean-Paul Meurisse

Press Attachés (film) :

Jean-Pierre Vincent, Isabelle Sauvanon

Sound Editor :

Patrice Grisolet

Continuity supervisors :

Francine Cathelain, Zoé Zurstrassen

Music Composer :

Patrick Doyle

French Distributor :

Jean Labadie

Sound mixers :

Joël Rangon, Dominique Hennequin

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Feature film

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100% French

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Runtime :

2 h 40 min

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Dolby A

Posters (1)


News (9)

Festival Selections (2)

Academy Awards - 1993

Academy Awards (United States, 1993)

Selection (2)

Nomination for Best Foreign Language Film

Nomination for Best Actress in Leading Role : Catherine Deneuve

Cesar Awards - French film industry awards - 1993

Cesar Awards - French film industry awards (France, 1993)

Selection (12)

Best Sound : Dominique Hennequin, Guillaume Sciama

Best Editing : Geneviève Winding

Best Costume Design : Pierre-Yves Gayraud, Gabriella Pescucci

Best Production Design : Jacques Bufnoir

Best Cinematography : François Cantonne

Best Original Music : Patrick Doyle

Best Director : Régis Wargnier

Most Promising Actress : Linh-Dan Pham

Best Supporting Actress : Dominique Blanc

Best Supporting Actor : Jean Yanne

Best Actress : Catherine Deneuve

Best Film

Awards (2)

Academy Awards - 1993

Academy Awards (United States, 1993)


Best Foreign Film

Cesar Awards - French film industry awards - 1993

Cesar Awards - French film industry awards (France, 1993)

Awards (5)

César award for best sound : Dominique Hennequin, Guillaume Sciama

César award for best production design : Jacques Bufnoir

César award for best cinematography : François Cantonne

Cesar Award for Best Supporting Actress : Dominique Blanc

Cesar Award for Best Actress : Catherine Deneuve