By continuing to use this website, you agree to the use of cookies in order to offer you content and services that are tailored to your interests.

[Find out more][OK]
Normal People Are Nothing Special

Normal People Are Nothing Special

A Feature film by Laurence Ferreira Barbosa

Produced by Gemini Films

Release in France : 03/11/1993

    Synopsis

    Martine is 25. Since breaking up with François, she has the feeling that the world is caving in on her. Between small jobs and one-night stands, she can't seem to get a fix on herself. In desperation, after a last quarrel with François, she unintentionally causes an accident that leads her to the emergency ward of a psychiatric hospital. During her brief stay, she unexpectedly sparks into life. She takes an interest in two young patients, Pierre and Anne, convinced that she is doing the right thing in supervising their love life...

    Actors (26)

    Production and distribution (4)

    Executive Producer :

    Gemini Films

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    The Bureau Sales

    Co-productions :

    BVF, BC Films

    French distribution :

    Pierre Grise Distribution

    Box Office: Total results

    Box office: Timeline

    International releases (9)

    CountryDistributorBuyerRelease date

    Show more

    Show less

    Sorry, your search returned no results.

    TV Broadcasts: Cumulative total

    TV broadcasts: details by country

    Full credits (14)

    Executive Producer :

    Paulo Branco

    Screenwriters :

    Laurence Ferreira Barbosa, Santiago Amigorena, Cédric Kahn, Jackie Berroyer

    Director of Photography :

    Antoine Héberlé

    Production Manager :

    Philippe Saal

    Editor :

    Emmanuelle Castro

    Production Designer :

    Brigitte Perreau

    Casting :

    Richard Rousseau

    Assistant director :

    Aude Cathelin

    Co-producer :

    Béatrice Caufman

    Sound Recordist :

    François Waledisch

    Press Attaché (film) :

    Marie-Christine Damiens

    Continuity supervisor :

    Bénédicte Darblay

    Music Composers :

    Cesaria Evora, Cuco Valoy, Melvil Poupaud

    Costume designer :

    Françoise Clavel

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Drama

    Themes :

    Insanity

    Production language :

    French

    Production country :

    France

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    100% French (France)

    Production year :

    1993

    French release :

    03/11/1993

    Runtime :

    1 h 43 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    80.721

    Visa issue date :

    01/10/1993

    Approval :

    Yes

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Color

    Aspect ratio :

    1.66

    Posters (1)

    Director

    Festival Selections

    Cesar Awards - French film industry awards - 1994

    Cesar Awards - French film industry awards (France, 1994)

    Selection (3)

    Best first picture

    Most Promising Actor : Melvil Poupaud

    Most Promising Actress : Valeria Bruni-Tedeschi

    Awards

    Cesar Awards - French film industry awards - 1994

    Cesar Awards - French film industry awards (France, 1994)

    Awards

    César Award for Most Promising Actress : Valeria Bruni-Tedeschi

    Presskit