The Grand Illusion

by Jean Renoir1h571937France

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During WWI, two French soldiers are captured and imprisoned in a German camp. Several escape attempts follow until they are eventually sent to a seemingly inescapable fortress.

Cast and crew
  • Credits

    • Editing : Marguerite Renoir
    • Distributor : Studiocanal
    • Director : Jean Renoir
    • Scenario : Jean Renoir, Charles Spaak
    • Set Decoration : Eugène Lourié, Georges Wakhévitch
    • Production Compagny : Réalisation d'art cinématographique (RAC)
    • Photo Director : Christian Matras
    • Sound Recorder : Joseph de Bretagne
    • Original Music : Joseph Kosma
    • Costume Design : René Decrais
    • Producer : Frank Rollmer, Albert Pinkovitch
  • Technical details

    • Printed format : 35 mm
    • Sound mix : Stéréo 2.0
    • Year of production : 1937
    • French release date : 8 juin 1937
    • Category : Feature film
    • Color : Black and White
    • Language : French

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    Cinéma Cinémas 20/05/1986: Françoise Giroud, scripte sur La Grande illusion

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