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A Butterfly on the Shoulder

A Butterfly on the Shoulder

A Feature film by Jacques Deray

Produced by Gaumont, Action film, Citel Films

Release in France : 03/05/1978

    Synopsis

    Roland Fériaud (Lino Ventura), on returning from a seaside vacation, discovers a corpse in a room adjoining his. He is abducted by a mysterious group who take him to a clinic of some kind, where he is interrogated. He is shown a small suitcase he has never seen before, and he tries in vain to understand what it is his captors want.

    Source : allmovie.com

    Actors (12)

    Production and distribution (3)

    Executive Producers :

    Gaumont, Action film, Citel Films

    French distribution :

    Gaumont

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    Jupiter Communications

    TV Broadcasts: Cumulative total

    TV broadcasts: details by country

    Full credits (18)

    Executive Producers :

    Yves Gasser, Yves Peyrot

    Author of original work :

    John Gearon

    Screenwriters :

    Jacques Deray, Jean-Claude Carrière, Tonino Guerra

    Director of Photography :

    Jean Boffety

    Sound Assistant :

    Michel Kharat

    Camera Operator :

    Jean Charvein

    Continuity supervisor :

    Bénédicte Kermadec

    Music Composer :

    Claude Bolling

    Make-up Artist :

    Florence Fouquier d'Herouel

    Assistant directors :

    Thierry Chabert, Bernardo Fernandez

    Producers :

    Yves Gasser, Yves Peyrot

    Foreign Producer :

    Klaus Hellwig

    Sound Recordist :

    Pierre Lenoir

    Assistant Operator :

    Daniel Barrau

    Sound editor :

    Renée Deschamps

    Production Designer :

    François de Lamothe

    Costume designer :

    Thérèse Ripaud

    Sound Mixer :

    Jean Nény

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Drama, Bizarre, Thriller

    Production language :

    French

    Coproducer countries :

    France, Spain

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    100% French (France, Spain)

    Production year :

    1977

    French release :

    03/05/1978

    Runtime :

    1 h 35 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    47575

    Visa issue date :

    31/03/1978

    Approval :

    Unknown

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Color

    Aspect ratio :

    1.66

    Audio format :

    Mono

    Posters (1)

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