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Walking a Tightrope

Walking a Tightrope

A Feature film by Nico Papatakis

Produced by Paris Classics Productions

Release in France : 08/01/1992

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Actors (12)

Production and distribution (4)

Executive Producer :

Paris Classics Productions

Film exports/foreign sales :

Gaumont

Synopsis

Marcel Spadice, author, poet and playwright, is fascinated by the circus which is a source of inspiration for him. With the help of his friend, Hélène Lagache, he manages to seduce a ring-attendant, Franz-Ali Aoussine, who dreams of becoming a star of the tightrope. Marcel takes over the young man's training and imposes a steel-like discipline on him. Franz-Ali submits to the Master's demands, risking his life in the process...

Full credits (13)

Executive Producer :

Humbert Balsan

Dialogue Writer :

Nico Papatakis

Screenwriter :

Nico Papatakis

Sound Recordist :

Laurent Lafran

Assistant Editor :

Frédéric Krettly

Music Composer :

Bruno Coulais

Sound Mixer :

Gérard Rousseau

Assistant directors :

Christophe Marillier, Fred Nicolas

Associate Producer :

Simon Simsi

Director of Photography :

William Lubtchansky

Editor :

Delphine Desfons

Production Designers :

Gisèle Cavali, Sylvie Deldon, Nikos Meletopoulos

Costume designers :

Christian Gasc, Ève-Marie Arnault

Technical details

Feature film

Genres :

Fiction

Sub-genre :

Drama

Production language :

French

Production country :

France

Original French-language productions :

Unknown

Nationality :

100% French (France)

Production year :

1991

French release :

08/01/1992

Runtime :

2 h

Current status :

Released

Visa number :

74982

Visa issue date :

10/01/1992

Approval :

Unknown

Production formats :

35mm

Color type :

Color

Posters (1)

Director

Festival Selections

Venice International Film Festival  - 1991

Venice International Film Festival (Italy, 1991)

Selection

Official Competition