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Witness in the City

Witness in the City

A Feature film by Édouard Molinaro

Produced by Gaumont, Franco-London Films

Release in France : 08/05/1959


    Industrialist Pierre Verdier kills his mistress Jeanne Ancelin by throwing her off a train. Her husband, Ancelin, decides to take revenge on his wife's murderer, who has been acquitted by justice. He waits for him in his house and hangs him. He leaves the place unseen, at least this is what he thinks. But unfortunately for him, Lambert, a taxi driver has witnessed him. Ancelin has no option but to get rid of him...

    Source : IMDb

    Actors (45)

    Production and distribution (4)

    Executive Producers :

    Gaumont, Franco-London Films

    Foreign production companies :

    Zebra Film, Tempo film

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    Film exports/foreign sales :

    Gaumont, Télédis

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    Full credits (15)

    Assistant Director :

    Pierre Cosson

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    Screenwriters :

    Édouard Molinaro, Gérard Oury, Alain Poiré, Georges Tabet

    Assistant Operator :

    Jean-Paul Schwartz

    Production Manager :

    Robert Sussfeld

    Sound Editor :

    Robert Biard

    Music Composer :

    Barney Wilen

    Location Manager :

    Hubert Mérial

    Dialogue Writers :

    Georges Tabet, André Tabet

    Producers :

    Alain Poiré, Henry Deutschmeister

    Director of Photography :

    Henri Decaë

    Camera Operator :

    Jean Rabier

    Editors :

    Monique Isnardon, Robert Isnardon

    Continuity supervisor :

    Helly Stérian

    Still Photographer :

    Jean Schmidt

    Technical details

    Feature film

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    Sub-genre :

    Film noir

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    Coproducer countries :

    France, Italy

    Original French-language productions :


    Nationality :

    Majority French (France, Italy)

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    French release :


    Runtime :

    1 h 30 min

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    Color type :

    Black & White

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