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The Scent of Green Papaya

The Scent of Green Papaya

A Feature film by Tran Anh Hung

Produced by Lazennec & Associés

Release in France : 09/06/1993


    Vietnam in the 1950s. Through the eyes of a ten-year-old servant girl from the countryside, we follow the emotional crisis of family deserted by a capricious father. One day, the father returns, but he is ill, and soon dies.
    Ten years later, the little servant has become a beautiful young woman. A couple is about to marry. Servitude and love are inextricably linked. After a childhood of hard work, and before becoming an abandoned wife, this is the brightest period in the life of a traditional Vietnamese wife...

    Actors (5)

    Production and distribution (4)

    Executive Producer :

    Lazennec & Associés

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    Tamasa Distribution

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    Full credits (17)

    Executive Producer :

    Christophe Rossignon

    Associate producers :

    Adeline Lecallier, Alain Rocca

    Director of Photography :

    Benoît Delhomme

    Assistant Operators :

    Philippe Roussilhe, Xavier Tauveron

    Editors :

    Nicole Dedieu, Jean-Pierre Roques

    Production Designer :

    Alain Nègre

    Foley artist :

    Laurent Lévy

    Costume designer :

    Jean-Philippe Abril

    Still Photographer :

    Laurence Tremolet

    Assistant directors :

    Sophie Blondy, Nicolas Cambois

    Screenwriter :

    Tran Anh Hung

    Sound Recordist :

    Michel Guiffan

    Press Attachés (film) :

    Eva Simonet, Laurette Monconduit

    Continuity supervisor :

    Patricia Petit

    Music Composer :

    Tôn Thât Tiêt

    Casting :

    Nicolas Cambois

    Sound Mixer :

    Joël Faure

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    100% French (France)

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    1 h 40 min

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