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Les Enfants du soleil

A Feature film by Jean Severac, David Dayan

Production year : 1962


    A little fellow has set his heart on buying a sewing machine for his mother. Like the other shoe-shine boys, his goal of saving up money is almost impossible to meet yet after much work, he is finally able to get her a machine. Sadly enough, his triumph is destined to be short-lived when the much-desired sewing machine is broken in an accident. Undaunted, the lad decides the only thing for it is to start again from scratch.

    Actors (2)

    Production and distribution

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    StudioCanal Films Limited

    Full credits (5)

    Dialogue Writer :

    David Dayan

    Director of Photography :

    Jacques Klein

    Music Composer :


    Screenwriter :

    David Dayan

    Editor :

    Jacques Mavel

    Technical details

    Feature film

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    Coproducer countries :

    Morocco, France

    Original French-language productions :


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    French release :

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    Approval :


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    Directors (2)

    Festival Selections

    Cannes International Film Festival - 1962

    Cannes International Film Festival (France, 1962)


    Official Competition