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Mado

Mado

A Feature film by Claude Sautet

Produced by Les Films La Boëtie

Release in France : 27/10/1976

    Synopsis

    Middle-aged businessman, Simon Léotard finds his future in jeopardy when his partner Julien commits suicide after having accumulated a mass of debts. Simon's unscrupulous business rival Lépidon offers to save him from bankruptcy by buying his company, at a discount rate. Reluctant to fall into Lépidon's trap, Simon decides to resolve the crisis himself. A prostitute, Mado, provides him with the solution to his problems...

    Source : IMDb

    Actors (32)

    Production and distribution (4)

    Executive Producer :

    Les Films La Boëtie

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    Artedis

    Foreign production companies :

    Terra-Filmkunst, Italgema

    French distribution :

    Les Films La Boëtie

    TV Broadcasts: Cumulative total

    TV broadcasts: details by country

    Full credits (11)

    Assistant directors :

    Olivier Péray, Jacques Santi, Jean-Claude Sussfeld

    Producer :

    André Genoves

    Director of Photography :

    Jean Boffety

    Assistant Operator :

    Pierre Boffety

    Editor :

    Jacqueline Thiedot

    Production Designer :

    Pierre Guffroy

    Dialogue Writer :

    Claude Sautet

    Screenwriters :

    Claude Néron, Claude Sautet

    Sound Recordist :

    Jean-Pierre Ruh

    Production Manager :

    Guy Azzi

    Music Composer :

    Philippe Sarde

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Drama

    Production language :

    French

    Coproducer countries :

    France, Italy, Germany

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    Majority French (France, Italy, Germany)

    Production year :

    1976

    French release :

    27/10/1976

    Runtime :

    2 h 15 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    42112

    Visa issue date :

    22/10/1976

    Approval :

    Unknown

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Color

    Audio format :

    Mono

    Posters (1)

    Director

    Festival Selections

    Cesar Awards - French film industry awards - 1977

    Cesar Awards - French film industry awards (France, 1977)

    Selection (3)

    Best Sound : Jean-Pierre Ruh

    Best Production Design : Pierre Guffroy

    Best Supporting Actor : Jacques Dutronc

    Awards