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Quest for Fire (1981) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Jean-Jacques Annaud

Writing Credits  

Gérard Brach ... (screenplay) (as Gerard Brach)
 
J.H. Rosny Sr. ... (based on the novel by)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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Gaw (as Nameer El-Kadi)
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Ika
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Rouka - The Ulam Tribe
Naseer El-Kadi ...
Nam - The Ulam Tribe
Franck-Olivier Bonnet ...
Aghoo - The Ulam Tribe (as Frank Olivier Bonnet)
Jean-Michel Kindt ...
Lakar - The Ulam Tribe
Kurt Schiegl ...
Faum - The Ulam Tribe
Brian Gill ...
Modoc - The Ulam Tribe
Terry Fitt ...
Hourk - The Ulam Tribe
Bibi Caspari ...
Gammla - The Ulam Tribe
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Mikr - The Ulam Tribe
Michelle Leduc ...
Matr - The Ulam Tribe
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Tsor - The Ulam Tribe
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Morah - The Ulam Tribe
Christian Benard ...
Umbre - The Ulam Tribe
Joy Boushel ...
The Ulam Tribe (as Joy Boushell)
Lydia Chaban ...
Mary Lou Foy ...
Dena Francis ...
Robert Gondek ...
Hélène Grégoire ...
The Ulam Tribe (as Hélène Gregoire)
Sylvie Guilbault ...
Lloyd McKinnon ...
Steve Ramanuskas ...
Georgette Rondeau ...
Rod Bennett ...
Jacques Demers ...
Michel Drouet ...
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Charles Gosselin ...
Bernard Kendall ...
Benoît Lévesque ...
The Wagabou Tribe (as Benoit Levesque)
Joshua Melnick ...
Jean-Claude Meunier ...
Alex Quaglia ...
The Great Antonio ...
Jacques Caron ...
Jean-Pierre Gagné ...
Hercule Gaston Heon ...
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Danny Lynch ...
Butch Lynch ...
Luke McMasters ...
Adrian Street ...
Tarlok Sing Seva ...
Tavawa - The Ivaka Tribe
Lolamal Kapisisi ...
Firemaker - The Ivaka Tribe
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Richard Alary ...
The Kzamm Tribe (uncredited)
Stéphane Drouet ...
Man on Fire (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Véra Belmont ... co-producer (as Vera Belmont)
Jacques Dorfmann ... co-producer
Michael Gruskoff ... executive producer
Denis Héroux ... producer (as Denis Heroux)
John Kemeny ... producer
Michael D. Moore ... associate producer: in charge of action & animal scenes (as Michael Moore)
Claude Nedjar ... associate producer
Garth Thomas ... associate producer: Europe

Music by 

Philippe Sarde

Cinematography by 

Claude Agostini ... (photography)

Film Editing by 

Yves Langlois

Costume Design by 

John Hay
Penny Rose

Makeup Department 

Barbara Alexander ... hair/wigs: Canada
Jenny Arbour ... hair/wigs: Canada
Stuart Artingstall ... hair/wigs: Scotland and Kenya (as Stuart Artinstall)
Pipsan Ayotte ... makeup artist: Canada
Jocelyne Bellemare ... makeup artist: Canada
Suzanne Benoit ... principal makeup artist
Michèle Burke ... head of makeup department: Canada / principal makeup artist: Scotland and Kenya
John Caglione Jr. ... special effects makeup: Canada (as John Caglione)
Normande Campeau ... makeup artist: Canada
Kathryn Casault ... makeup artist: Canada (as Kathryn Cassault)
Luc Champagne ... laboratory technician: makeup, Canada
Josiane Deschamps ... principal makeup artist
Lyne Desmarais ... makeup artist: Scotland and Kenya
Stephan Dupuis ... special effects makeup (as Stéphan Dupuis)
Nick Forder ... makeup artist: Scotland and Kenya
Richard Hansen ... hair/wigs: Canada
Sue Ignatius ... principal makeup artist: Scotland and Kenya (as Sue Frear)
Joan Isaacson ... principal makeup artist
Inge Klaudi ... makeup artist: Canada
Colette Kramer ... makeup artist: Scotland and Kenya
Marie-Josée La Fontaine ... makeup artist: Canada (as Marie-Josée Lafontaine)
André Lafrenière ... hair/wigs: Canada (as Andre Lafreniere)
Ivan Lynch ... hair/wigs: Canada
Kathleen Mifsud ... makeup artist: Canada
Louise Mignault ... makeup artist: Canada
Sarah Monzani ... head of makeup department: Scotland and Kenya
Linda Preston ... makeup artist: Canada
Bob Pritchett ... hair/wigs: Canada
Fautina Recio ... hair/wigs: Canada
Barry Richardson ... hair/wigs: Scotland and Kenya
Frans Sayers ... laboratory technician: makeup, Canada
Marc Seguin ... body painter: Canada
Michel Seguin ... body painter: Canada
Maureen Stephenson ... principal makeup artist: Scotland and Kenya
Micheline Trépanier ... makeup artist: Canada (as Micheline Foisy)
Christopher Tucker ... creative makeup consultant
Denise West ... makeup artist: Canada
Grace Yu ... body painter: Canada

Production Management 

Raymond Becket ... unit manager
Peter Bray ... unit manager
Christopher Knowles ... assistant unit manager: Scotland and Kenya (as Chris Knowles)
Stéphane Reichel ... production manager: Canada (as Stephan Reichel)
Doug Smith ... assistant unit manager: Canada
Matthew Vibert ... production manager: Scotland and Kenya

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

David Bracknell ... first assistant director: Scotland and Kenya
Dominique Cheminal ... first assistant director
John Desormeaux ... second assistant director: Canada
Jennifer Jones ... third assistant director: Canada
Francois Leclerc ... third assistant director: Canada
Terry Pearce ... second assistant director: Scotland and Kenya
Matthew Vibert ... first assistant director: Canada
Michael A. Williams ... second assistant director: Canada (as Michael Williams)

Art Department 

Terry Apsey ... construction manager: Scotland and Kenya
Enrico Campana ... propman
Clinton Cavers ... art director: Scotland and Kenya
Guy J. Comtois ... production designer: Canada (as Guy Comtois)
Dave Jordan ... property master: Scotland and Kenya (as David Jordan)
Raymond Larose ... assistant art director: Canada
Brian Morris ... production designer: Scotland & Kenya
Brian Payne ... prop master
Claude Simard ... construction manager
Gareth Wilson ... propman

Sound Department 

Martin Ashbee ... dialogue editor
Denis Dupont ... boom man: Scotland and Kenya
David Evans ... sound effects editor
Austin Grimaldi ... sound re-recording mixer
Joe Grimaldi ... sound re-recording mixer
Claude Hazanavicius ... location sound mixer
Kenneth Heeley-Ray ... sound supervisor (as Ken Heeley-Ray)
Kevin Ward ... sound effects editor
Don White ... foley recording mixer / sound re-recording mixer

Special Effects by 

Martin Malivoire ... special effects supervisor: Canada
Mark Molin ... special effects technician: Canada
Neil Trifunovich ... special effects technician: Canada

Stunts 

Joe Campassi ... animal stunts
Bonnie Gruen ... stunt performer
Shawn Gruskoff ... animal stunts
Tim Huleatt ... stunt performer
Karin McElhatton ... animal stunts (as Karin Dew)
Dwayne McLean ... stunt performer
Brian McMillan ... animal stunts
Brent Meyer ... stunt performer
Jeff Wincott ... stunt double (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department 

Ronald Anscombe ... first assistant cameraman: Scotland and Kenya (as Ronnie Anscombe)
Christophe Bonnière ... second assistant cameraman: Scotland and Kenya
George Bottos ... first assistant cameraman: Scotland and Kenya
Jock Brandis ... generator operator: Canada
Carlo Campana ... grip
Pierre Charpentier ... grip: Canada
Andy Chmura ... camera operator: Canada
Michel Chohin ... grip: Scotland and Kenya
Patrick Clune ... second assistant cameraman: Canada
John Daoust ... grip: Canada (as Johnny Daoust)
Greg Farrow ... first assistant cameraman: Canada
Michel Girard ... second assistant cameraman: Canada
Paul Gravel ... first assistant cameraman: Canada
Robert Guertin ... first assistant cameraman: Canada
Ernst Haas ... still photographer
Frieder Hocheim ... best boy (as Frieder Hochheim)
David Hynes ... electrician: Canada
Maris H. Jansons ... gaffer (as Maris Jansons)
Emmanuel Lepine ... grip: Canada (as Emanuel Lepine)
Larry Lynn ... second assistant cameraman: Scotland and Kenya
Paul Morin ... second assistant cameraman: Canada
Takashi Seida ... still photographer
Al Smith ... principal camera operator
Adam Swica ... electrician: Canada
Paul Van der Linden ... camera operator: Canada (as Paul Van Der Linden)
Keith Woods ... second camera operator: Scotland and Kenya

Casting Department 

Andrée Champagne ... casting: Montreal
Dominique Cheminal ... casting: Nairobi
Ellen Chenoweth ... casting: Los Angeles
Lesley De Pettit ... casting: London (as Lesley De Pettitt)
Karen Hazzard ... casting: Toronto
Mamade ... casting: Paris
Lois Planco ... casting: New York
Arden R. Ryshpan ... casting: Montreal (as Arden Ryshpan)

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Briony Anderson ... wardrobe: Scotland and Kenya
Fabienne April ... wardrobe assistant: Canada
Renée April ... wardrobe mistress
Sylvie Bellemare ... wardrobe assistant: Canada
Blanche-Danielle Boileau ... assistant costume designer (as Blanche Boileau)
Marianne Coulon ... wardrobe assistant: Canada
Mario Davignon ... wardrobe assistant: Canada
Maureen Gurney ... wardrobe assistant: Canada
Colin On ... costumes: mammoth, Scotland and Kenya
Johanne Prégent ... wardrobe assistant: Canada (as Johanne Pregent)
Martin Sauve ... wardrobe assistant: Canada
Janty Yates ... wardrobe: Scotland and Kenya (as Janet Yates)

Editorial Department 

Glenn Berman ... assistant editor
Thomas Metzger ... color timer

Music Department 

William Flageollet ... music mixer
Peter Knight ... conductor
Michel Sanvoisin ... musician: flute
Syrinx ... musician: pan flute

Transportation Department 

Rick Disensi ... driver captain: Canada
Joe Sanchez ... driver

Other crew 

Rick Anderson ... location manager: Kenya
Laurence Duval Annaud ... assistant to the director (as Laurence Duval) / script supervisor (as Laurence Duval)
Anthony Burgess ... creator: special languages
Paul Cadiou ... production accountant: Scotland and Kenya
Jimmy Chipperfield ... animal consultant: Scotland and Kenya
Valerie Craig ... production assistant: Scotland and Kenya
Quinn Donoghue ... unit publicity: Canada, David Novek & Associates
Philippe Druillet ... poster designer
Peter Elliott ... coach: body movement
Karen Fried ... assistant to the producer
Jack Fritz ... production secretary: Scotland and Kenya (as Jackie Fritz)
Laura Grumitt ... contact: London (as Laura Grummitt)
Michael Gruskoff ... presenter
Joanne T. Harwood ... script supervisor: Canada
Angela Heald ... production coordinator: Scotland and Kenya
Ralph Helfer ... animal consultant: Canada
Desmond Jones ... coach: body movement
Bob Jordan ... performer coordinator: Scotland and Kenya
Kay Larlham ... production accountant: Canada
Luise Massari ... production secretary: Canada
Brian McMillan ... head animal trainer
Desmond Morris ... creator: body language and gestures
Chris Nixon ... unit publicity: Scotland and Kenya, David Novek & Associates
Wilma Palm ... production comptroller
Barbara Shrier ... production coordinator
Richard Alary ... stand-in (uncredited)
Jean Christopher ... script assistant (uncredited)
Norma Dell'Agnese ... dubbing: "Ika" (uncredited)

Thanks 

Wayne Drury ... the producers wish to express their appreciation to: for his support
Crew believed to be complete

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