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Vive la baleine

Vive la baleine

A Short film by Mario Ruspoli, Chris Marker

Produced by Argos Films

Production year : 1972

    Synopsis

    Whales were originally an essential means of survival for a certain section of humanity. Then industrialisation came along, and with it big investors. Whale hunting subsequently became a money-making enterprise: the slaughter could commence. Such is the tale told in this simple and unembellished documentary.

    Production and distribution (2)

    Executive Producer :

    Argos Films

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    Argos Films

    Photos

    Full credits (8)

    Executive Producers :

    Anatole Dauman, Philippe Lifchitz

    Voice :

    Casamayor, Valérie Mayoux

    Sound Recordist :

    Chris Marker

    Narration Writer :

    Chris Marker

    Screenwriter :

    Mario Ruspoli

    Director of Photography :

    Michel Boschet

    Editors :

    Chris Marker, Danièle Tessier

    Music Composer :

    Lalan Van Thienen

    Technical details

    Short film

    Genres :

    Documentary

    Themes :

    Nature, Environment, Ocean

    Production language :

    French

    Production country :

    France

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    100% French (France)

    Production year :

    1972

    Runtime :

    17 min

    Visa number :

    40.427

    Visa issue date :

    15/01/1973

    Production formats :

    16mm

    Color type :

    Color

    Aspect ratio :

    1.37

    Audio format :

    Mono

    Rating restrictions :

    None