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Quest for fire

Quest for fire

A Feature film by Jean-Jacques Annaud

Produced by Stephan-Films, Belstar Productions

Release in France : 16/12/1981

    Synopsis

    80,000 years ago, fire meant power. When a tribe is attacked by another aggressive tribe and their source of fire is stolen, three tribesmen travels in a quest for fire. They retrieve the source of fire from a primitive group of cannibals and a female prisoner escapes death. She follows the trio.

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    Quest for fire

    English trailer

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    Quest for fire

    Trailer (FR)

    Actors (4)

    Production and distribution (4)

    Executive Producers :

    Stephan-Films, Belstar Productions

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    Roissy Films

    Foreign production company :

    International Cinema Corporation (ICC)

    French distribution :

    AMLF

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    International releases (2)

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    Photos (4)

    Full credits (12)

    Executive Producers :

    Véra Belmont, Jacques Dorfmann

    Author of original work :

    J.-H. Rosny aîné

    Screenwriter :

    Gérard Brach

    Director of Photography :

    Claude Agostini

    Assistant Editor :

    Glenn Berman

    Music Composer :

    Philippe Sarde

    Assistant Director :

    Dominique Cheminal

    Associate Producer :

    Claude Nedjar

    Foreign producers :

    Denis Heroux, John Kemeny

    Editor :

    Yves Langlois

    Continuity supervisor :

    Laurence Duval-Annaud

    Costume designer :

    Penny Rose

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Adventure, Historical

    Production language :

    French

    Coproducer countries :

    France, Canada

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    50% French (France, Canada)

    Production year :

    1982

    French release :

    16/12/1981

    Runtime :

    1 h 35 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    49261

    Visa issue date :

    16/12/1981

    Approval :

    Unknown

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Color

    Aspect ratio :

    2.1

    Audio format :

    Dolby

    Posters (1)

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    News

    Festival Selections (5)

    Academy Awards - 1983

    Academy Awards (United States, 1983)

    Selection

    Nomination for Best Makeup

    Cesar Awards - French film industry awards - 1982

    Cesar Awards - French film industry awards (France, 1982)

    Selection (5)

    Best Director : Jean-Jacques Annaud

    Best Original Music : Philippe Sarde

    Best Cinematography : Claude Agostini

    Best Production Design : Brian Morris

    Best Film

    Awards (2)

    Academy Awards - 1983

    Academy Awards (United States, 1983)

    Awards

    Academy Award for Best Makeup

    Cesar Awards - French film industry awards - 1982

    Cesar Awards - French film industry awards (France, 1982)

    Awards (2)

    César Award for Best Film

    César Award for Best Director : Jean-Jacques Annaud