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It Happened in Paris

It Happened in Paris

A Feature film by Henri Lavorel, John Berry

Produced by Le Monde en Images, C.F.R.

Release in France : 13/02/1953


    A wealthy American young woman, Patricia, comes to spend some days at her uncle's place in Paris. A modern woman, Patricia he goes out alone and meets in a bar a pseudo-Russian prince, Wladimir, who is actually an adventurer, with two accomplices in tow. Patricia falls in love with the charming, but her father, whom the uncle has warned against Wladimir, orders his daughter to come back to New York City. She refuses and he cuts off his heiress' means of subsistence. Going for broke, Wladimir proposes to Patricia.

    Actors (22)

    Production and distribution (2)


    The film was shot as a French American coproduction, in two different versions. John Berry did the English language version and then the same actors spoke in French for a version directed by Henri Lavorel.

    Full credits (9)

    Executive Producer :

    Henri Lavorel

    Sound Recordist :

    Pierre Calvet

    Director of Photography :

    Jean-Serge Bourgoin

    Production Designer :

    Henri Schmitt

    Costume designer :

    Christian Dior

    Dialogue Writer :

    Michel Audiard

    Screenwriter :

    Ben Barzman

    Editor :

    Marinette Cadix

    Music Composer :

    Norbert Glanzberg

    Technical details

    Feature film

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    Psychological comedy

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    France (100.0%)

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    Runtime :

    1 h 30 min

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    Black & White

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