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Family Express

A Feature film by Georges Nicolas Hayek

Produced by Sésame Films

Release in France : 18/03/1993

    Synopsis

    Marcello, a ten-year-old, inquisitive petty theif, works in a petrol station in North Milan. He lives with his uncle because his parents are dead. One day, a coach full of tourists stops on the parking lot and Marcello slips inside the vehicle to steal things. However, caught unawares, he hides on board the bus that sets off for Zurich. Alone in a foreign city, he ends up at the luxury hotel, the "Baur au Lac" where he slips into suite fifty-four, occupied by Nick who lies in a drunken stupor on the bed. Marcello starts exploring the place when Wanda turns up to warn Nick that Franky, a moneylender he owes money to, has arrived...

    Actors (6)

    Production and distribution (5)

    Executive Producer :

    Sésame Films

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    Cinexport

    News agency (France) :

    213 Communication

    Foreign production company :

    Hayek film ag (suisse)

    French distribution :

    Acteurs Auteurs Associés (AAA)

    TV Broadcasts: Cumulative total

    TV broadcasts: details by country

    Full credits (8)

    Screenwriter :

    Georges Nicolas Hayek

    Sound Recordist :

    Jurg Von Allmen

    Production Designer :

    Hugues Tissandier

    Costume designer :

    Enrico Serafini

    Director of Photography :

    Dominique Brenguier

    Editor :

    Bernard Sasia

    Music Composer :

    Alexandre Desplat

    Still Photographer :

    Charlie Cefis

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Drama

    Production language :

    French

    Production country :

    Switzerland

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    Minority French (Switzerland)

    Production year :

    1992

    French release :

    18/03/1993

    Runtime :

    1 h 30 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    72491

    Visa issue date :

    27/02/1992

    Approval :

    Unknown

    Color type :

    Color

    Director