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Bitter Moon

Bitter Moon

A Feature film by Roman Polanski

Produced by Les Films Alain Sarde

Release in France : 23/09/1992


    A cruise liner carries a British couple, Nigel and Fiona, towards Istanbul. TheyUre a handsome couple, but a little RuptightS and theyUre on their way to India, hoping to give their marriage a new lease of life with the help of oriental mysticism. During the crossing, Nigel allows himself to be cornered by an individual in a wheel-chair who invites him to his cabin. The invalid, a strange and sarcastic American called Oscar, starts telling the story of his lifeUs passion with its tragic and self-destructive side-effects...

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    Executive Producer :

    Les Films Alain Sarde

    Foreign production company :

    Burrill Productions Ltd

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    Co-production :

    RP Productions

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    Full credits (23)

    Executive Producer :

    Alain Sarde

    Author of original work :

    Pascal Bruckner

    Line Producer :

    Robert Benmussa

    Co-producers :

    Robert Benmussa, Timothy Burrill

    Sound Recordist :

    Daniel Brisseau

    Press Attaché (film) :

    Laurence Granec

    Sound editors :

    Roberto Garzelli, Laurent Quaglio

    Production Designers :

    Willy Holt, Gérard Viard

    Foley artist :

    Jean-Pierre Lelong

    Casting :

    Françoise Menidrey

    Sound Mixer :

    Jean-François Auger

    Location Manager :

    Jean-Marc Abbou

    Assistant directors :

    Eric Bartonio, Emmanuel Booz, Patrick Boshart, Michel Cheyko

    Producers :

    Roman Polanski, Alain Sarde

    Screenwriters :

    Roman Polanski, Gérard Brach, John Brownjohn

    Director of Photography :

    Tonino Delli Colli

    Production Manager :

    Daniel Szuster

    Editor :

    Hervé de Luze

    Continuity supervisor :

    Sylvette Baudrot

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    Stunt performer :

    Jean-Louis Airola

    Costume designer :

    Jackie Budin

    Still Photographers :

    François Duhamel, Étienne George

    Technical details

    Feature film

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    Sub-genre :

    Psychological drama

    Production language :

    English, French

    Coproducer countries :

    Great Britain, France, United States

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    Majority French (Great Britain, France, United States)

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    Runtime :

    2 h 18 min

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