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Release Date:
26 May 1982 (France) See more »
On a movie set, in a factory, and at a hotel, Godard explores the nature of work, love and film making... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Directed by
Jean-Luc Godard 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Jean-Claude Carrière  uncredited
Jean-Luc Godard 

Produced by
Armand Barbault .... producer
Catherine Lapoujade .... producer
Martine Marignac .... producer
Alain Sarde .... producer (uncredited: Poster credit only)
Cinematography by
Raoul Coutard 
Film Editing by
Jean-Luc Godard 
Production Design by
Jean Bauer 
Serge Marzolff 
Costume Design by
Christian Gasc 
Rosalie Varda 
Makeup Department
Patrick Archambault .... hair stylist
Bernard Minne .... makeup artist
Production Management
Armand Barbault .... production manager
Daniel Chevalier .... unit manager
Catherine Lapoujade .... production manager
Martine Marignac .... production manager
Ruth Waldburger .... unit manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Lee Collver .... assistant director
Gérard Ruey .... second assistant director
Alain Tasma .... first assistant director
Bertrand Theubet .... third assistant director
Art Department
Yvon Aubinel .... painter
Sound Department
Bernard Leroux .... sound mixer (as Bernard Le Roux)
François Musy .... sound
Alain Couty .... stunts
Camera and Electrical Department
Jean-Claude Basselet .... electrician
André Clément .... camera operator
Jean Garcenot .... assistant camera
Anne-Marie Miéville .... still photographer
René Pequignot .... key grip (as René Albert Pequignot)
Gaston Verdonck .... grip
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Rose-Marie Melka .... wardrober
Other crew
Michelle Cretel .... administrator (as Michele Cretel)
Lydie Mahias .... script supervisor
Jean-Bernard Menoud .... video
Danielle Tholomé .... production secretary
Mickey Cottrell .... publicist (uncredited)
Daniel R. Suhart .... production assistant (uncredited)

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Passion" - France (original title)
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88 min
Color (Eastmancolor)
Aspect Ratio:
1.66 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Italy:VM14 | Portugal:M/16 (Qualidade) | USA:R

Did You Know?

The first choice for cinematographer, through a recommendation from Francis Ford Coppola and Zoetrope films, was Vittorio Storaro. Godard replaced him right before shooting began with Raoul Coutard, whom he hadn't worked with since the mid 1960s.See more »
Isabelle:Sometimes I see movies or I watch TV and they never show people working. I think that deep down labor and pleasure are the same. In labor and lovemaking, the same gestures are involved. It's not necessarily the same rhythm, but the gestures are the same.See more »
Movie Connections:
Referenced in Adjust Your Tracking (2013)See more »
Frères humains, L'amour n'a pas d'âgeSee more »


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My favourite film, 14 July 2003
Author: pizdamaterina from Slovenia

This beautiful film takes me into my childhood fantasy world. The colours are beautiful, the dynamics is nocturnal, the people dance a ballet all the time, the sound has a life of its own... It's not just a motion picture, it's a motion painting. What a shame it hasn't been issued on DVD yet.

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