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Life is a Long Quiet River

Life is a Long Quiet River

A Feature film by Étienne Chatiliez

Produced by MK2 Films (ex MK2), Telema

Release in France : 03/02/1988

    Synopsis

    Two babies are switched at birth. When the mistake is discovered 12 years later, it leads to complications in the lives of both families. One family is affluent, with dutiful and (apparently) contented children. The other family is poor, with rambunctious (even delinquent) children, often hungry, but with lots of laughter in the house.

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    Actors (18)

    Production and distribution (4)

    Executive Producers :

    MK2 Films (ex MK2), Telema

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    TF1 Studio (ex-TF1 International)

    Co-production :

    France 3 Cinéma

    French distribution :

    MK2 Films (ex MK2)

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    International releases (14)

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    Full credits (19)

    Executive Producer :

    Charles Gassot

    Screenwriters :

    Florence Quentin, Étienne Chatiliez

    Sound Assistant :

    Claude Hivernon

    Production Manager :

    Louis Becker

    Sound Editor :

    Jean-Christophe Winding

    Production Designer :

    Geoffroy Larcher

    Foley artist :

    Jean-Pierre Lelong

    Costume designer :

    Élisabeth Tavernier

    Sound Mixer :

    Dominique Dalmasso

    Location Manager :

    Jean-Yves Asselin

    Assistant directors :

    Jérôme Boussier, Patricia Eberhard

    Director of Photography :

    Pascal Lebègue

    Assistant Operators :

    Florent Bazin, Béatrice Mizrahi

    Editor :

    Chantal Delattre

    Continuity supervisor :

    Sophie Thevenet-Becker

    Music Composer :

    Gérard Kawczynski

    Casting :

    Romain Brémond, Frédérique Moidon

    Set decorator :

    Pascal Graffin

    Still Photographer :

    Moune Jamet

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Comedy

    Themes :

    Family

    Production language :

    French

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    100% French

    Production year :

    1988

    French release :

    03/02/1988

    Runtime :

    1 h 30 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    66108

    Visa issue date :

    25/01/1988

    Approval :

    Unknown

    Color type :

    Color

    Posters (1)

    Director

    Festival Selections

    Cesar Awards - French film industry awards - 1989

    Cesar Awards - French film industry awards (France, 1989)

    Selection (7)

    Best Costume Design : Élisabeth Tavernier

    Best Supporting Actor : Patrick Bouchitey

    Best Supporting Actress : Hélène Vincent

    Most Promising Actress : Catherine Jacob

    Best Screenplay (Original or Adapted) : Étienne Chatiliez, Florence Quentin

    Best first picture

    Best Film

    Awards

    Cesar Awards - French film industry awards - 1989

    Cesar Awards - French film industry awards (France, 1989)

    Awards (4)

    César Award for Best First Feature

    César Award for Most Promising Actress : Catherine Jacob

    César Award for Best Supporting Actress : Hélène Vincent

    César Award for Best Original or Adapted Screenplay : Étienne Chatiliez, Florence Quentin