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The Sweet Sickness

The Sweet Sickness

A Feature film by Claude Miller

Produced by Prospectacle, Filmoblic, Alliance Film Communication (AFC)

Release in France : 18/09/1977

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Actors (14)

Production and distribution (2)

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StudioCanal Films Limited

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David is an accountant. He leaves town every Friday, pretending he is going to take care of his parents at their old people's home. But actually his parents are dead, and he spends the week-ends converting a chalet. He intends to live there with Lise, a woman he knows and loves since childhood. But Lise has just married another and has a baby. David's mad love does not see those facts as an obstacle...

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Full credits (20)

Executive Producers :

Maurice Bernart, Hubert Niogret

Dialogue Writers :

Claude Miller, Luc Béraud

Screenwriters :

Claude Miller, Luc Béraud

Sound Recordist :

Paul Lainé

Assistant Operators :

Michel Cénet, Gilbert Duhalde, Éric Dumage

Editor :

Jean-Bernard Bonis

Continuity supervisor :

Martine Revert

Music Composer :

Alain Jomy

Stunt performers :

Claude Carliez, Rémy Julienne

Sound Mixer :

Maurice Gilbert

Assistant directors :

Luc Béraud, Michel Such, Jacques Fontanier

Author of original work :

Patricia Highsmith

Director of Photography :

Pierre Lhomme

Sound Assistant :

Michel Villain

Production Manager :

Daniel Vaissaire

Assistant editor :

Annick Baly

Production Designer :

Hilton McConnico

Foley artist :

Jean-Pierre Lelong

Costume designer :

Hilton McConnico

Location Manager :

Armand Barbault

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Feature film

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100% French

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Runtime :

1 h 47 min

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Posters (1)


Festival Selections

Cesar Awards - French film industry awards - 1978

Cesar Awards - French film industry awards (France, 1978)

Selection (6)

Best Sound : Paul Lainé

Best Production Design : Hilton McConnico

Best Cinematography : Pierre Lhomme

Best Director : Claude Miller

Best Actress : Miou-Miou

Best Actor : Gérard Depardieu