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State of Siege

State of Siege

A Feature film by Costa Gavras

Produced by Galatée Films, KG Productions

Release in France : 08/02/1973

    Synopsis

    In Uruguay in the early 1970s, an official of the US Agency for International Development (a group used as a front for training foreign police in counterinsurgency methods) is kidnapped by a group of urban guerillas. Using his interrogation as a backdrop, the film explores the often brutal consequences of the struggle between Uruguay's government and the leftist Tupamaro guerillas.

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    Actors (15)

    Production and distribution (5)

    Executive Producers :

    Galatée Films, KG Productions

    Foreign production companies :

    Dieter Geissler Filmproduktion, Euro International Film (EIA), Unidis

    French distribution :

    Valoria Films

    Co-production :

    Reggane Films

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    KG Productions

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    International releases (3)

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    Full credits (15)

    Executive Producer :

    Jacques Perrin

    Line Producer :

    Jacques Henri Barratier

    Director of Photography :

    Pierre-William Glenn

    Assistant Operator :

    Walter Bal

    Editor :

    Françoise Bonnot

    Continuity supervisor :

    Sylvette Baudrot

    Music Composer :

    Mikis Theodorakis

    Location Manager :

    François Menny

    Assistant directors :

    Emilio Pacull, Christian de Chalonge

    Screenwriters :

    Franco Solinas, Jean-Pierre Dutilleux

    Sound Recordist :

    André Hervée

    Production Manager :

    Léon Sanz

    Sound Editor :

    Michèle Boehm

    Production Designer :

    Jacques D'Ovidio

    Sound Mixer :

    Jacques Maumont

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Drama

    Themes :

    Politics

    Production language :

    French

    Coproducer countries :

    Germany, Italy, France

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    Majority French (Germany, Italy, France)

    Production year :

    1972

    French release :

    08/02/1973

    Runtime :

    2 h 10 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    39795

    Visa issue date :

    07/02/1973

    Approval :

    Unknown

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Color

    Aspect ratio :

    1.66

    Audio format :

    Mono