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Queen and Country - © Sophie Mutevelian

Queen and Country

A Feature film by John Boorman

Release in France : 07/01/2015


    1952. Bill Rohan is 18 and his future lies before him. And perhaps it will be with the pretty girl that he glimpses on her bike as he swims in the river each morning.
    Their blossoming relationship is soon thwarted when he is called up to carry out two years military service as an instructor in a training camp for young British soldiers before they set off to fight in the Korean War.
    Here Bill forms a friendship with Percy, a practical joker lacking any principles, with whom he plots to knock their bête noire, the uptight and vicious Sergent Major Bradley, off his pedestal.
    Both of them manage to forget the confinement and discipline of the camp during rare outings. But will it still be possible for them to meet their soul mate?

    Actors (9)

    Production and distribution (4)

    Co-production :

    Le Pacte

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    Le Pacte

    Foreign production company :

    Merlin Films

    French distribution :

    Le Pacte

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    Photos (14)

    Full credits (8)

    Screenwriter :

    John Boorman

    Director of Photography :

    Seamus Deasy

    Editor :

    Ron Davis

    Music Composer :

    Stephen McKeon

    Co-producer :

    Jean Labadie

    Press Attachés (film) :

    Jérôme Jouneaux, Matthieu Rey

    Production Designer :

    Anthony Pratt

    Costume designer :

    Maeve Paterson

    Technical details

    Feature film

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    Coproducer countries :

    Ireland, Romania, France, Great Britain

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    Nationality :

    Minority French (Ireland, Romania, France, Great Britain)

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    Runtime :

    1 h 55 min

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    Audio format :

    Dolby 5.1

    Posters (2)


    Selections (2)

    BIFF - 2014

    BIFF (South Korea, 2014)


    Films selected

    Directors' Fortnight - 2014

    Directors' Fortnight (France, 2014)


    Official Selection