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La Vie des morts

La Vie des morts

A Short film by Arnaud Desplechin

Produced by Odessa Films, RGP Productions

Production year : 1991

    Synopsis

    After a young man attempts to commit suicide, his family and friends spend a night together in a house whilst he lies between life and death in a hospital bed. Fearing the worst, three generations await the news that is sure to come, and as they do so the meaninglessness of their own lives becomes apparent…

    Actors (18)

    Production and distribution (4)

    Executive Producers :

    Odessa Films, RGP Productions

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    The Bureau Sales

    Co-production :

    Arte France Cinéma

    French distribution :

    Forum Distribution

    TV Broadcasts: Cumulative total

    TV broadcasts: details by country

    Full credits (12)

    Executive Producer :

    Pascal Caucheteux

    Screenwriter :

    Arnaud Desplechin

    Sound recordists :

    Bernard Borel, Richard Gellée, Olivier de Nesle, Olivier Hespel

    Assistant editor :

    Béatrice Maleville

    Production Designer :

    Antoine Platteau

    Casting :

    Noémie Lvovsky

    Assistant directors :

    Catherine Bernstein, Emmanuelle Demolder

    Director of Photography :

    Éric Gautier

    Editors :

    François Gédigier, Laurence Briaud

    Continuity supervisor :

    Noémie Lvovsky

    Music Composers :

    Marjory Ott, Marc Sommer

    Sound Mixer :

    Éric Tisserand

    Technical details

    Short film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Drama, Legend

    Themes :

    Family, Suicide

    Production language :

    French

    Production country :

    France

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    100% French (France)

    Production year :

    1991

    Runtime :

    54 min

    Visa number :

    72724

    Visa issue date :

    06/12/1990

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Color

    Audio format :

    Mono