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Fortunat

Fortunat

A Feature film by Alex Joffé

Produced by Silver Films, Cinétel

Release in France : 16/11/1960

    Synopsis

    At the time of the occupation of France, the destiny joins together the poacher Fortunat, honest guy somewhat related to drink and Juliette, elegant woman accompanied by her two children: Pierre and Maurice. Miss Massillon, a helpful teacher, tries to help Juliette who is sought by the Nazis since her husband, a chief of resistance, was stopped. Juliette and her children must gain the free zone to take refuge in Toulouse. For that it is necessary for them to cross the line of demarcation. It is Fortunat which is charged to lead in sure place the two children and their mother. Close links will link Fortunat and Juliette. A scene of film implies clearly that they have a sexual relationship at least once. But the release occurs and Juliette finds her husband. Fortunat sets out again then towards its destiny of solitary man.

    Actors (27)

    Production and distribution (4)

    Executive Producers :

    Silver Films, Cinétel

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    Editions René Château

    Foreign production company :

    Produzioni Cinematografiche Mediterranee (PCM)

    French distribution :

    Cinédis

    TV Broadcasts: Cumulative total

    TV broadcasts: details by country

    Full credits (13)

    Executive Producers :

    Robert Dorfmann, Robert Gascuel

    Dialogue Writer :

    Alex Joffé

    Screenwriters :

    Pierre Levy-Corti, Alex Joffé

    Director of Photography :

    Pierre Petit

    Camera Operator :

    Pierre Lhomme

    Editor :

    Eric Pluet

    Music Composer :

    Denis Kieffer

    Assistant Director :

    Alain Jaspard

    Author of original work :

    Michel Breitman

    Foreign producers :

    Luciano Ercoli, Alberto Pugliese

    Sound Recordist :

    Pierre Calvet

    Production Manager :

    Jacques Planté

    Production Designer :

    Henri Schmitt

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Comedy

    Themes :

    War

    Production language :

    French

    Coproducer countries :

    Italy, France

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    Majority French (Italy, France)

    Production year :

    1960

    French release :

    16/11/1960

    Runtime :

    2 h 1 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    23697

    Visa issue date :

    15/11/1960

    Approval :

    Unknown

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Black & White

    Audio format :

    Mono

    Posters (4)

    Director