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Lost in Transit (1993)

Tombés du ciel (original title)
A traveller who has lost his passport in a Paris airport while between flights is restricted to a special transit zone. There he finds a group of similarly lost people hiding out and living... See full summary »

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Arturo Conti
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Suzana, la femme d'Arturo
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Serge
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Angela
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Knak
Ismaïla Meite ...
Zola
Jean-Louis Richard ...
Monsieur Armanet
José Artur ...
Le marchand de journaux
Olivier Saladin ...
Le restaurateur
Claude Derepp ...
Bébert, le planton (as Claude Dereppe)
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Policier contrôle 1
Christian Sinniger ...
Policier contrôle 2
Yves Osmu ...
Policier commissariat
Dimitri Radochevitch ...
Le chauffeur du car
Pierre Laplace ...
Inspecteur commissariat
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A traveller who has lost his passport in a Paris airport while between flights is restricted to a special transit zone. There he finds a group of similarly lost people hiding out and living from hand-to-mouth, reliant on their ingenuity to survive. Written by David Kinne <davros@gargoyle.apana.org.au>

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S'il n'avait pas perdu son passeport tout ca ne serait jamais arrive...

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23 February 1994 (France)  »

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En tránsito  »

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Soundtracks

La nostalgie - Daleko tan
(La chanson du car)
Musique: Jeff Cohen / Lyric: Alexandre Czastkiewicz
Chanteur polonais: Alexandre Czastkiewicz
Jeff Cohen, Piano
Carol Robinson, Clarinette
Xavier Gagnepain, Violoncelle
Alexis Galpéline, Violin
Frédéric Daverio, Accordéon
L'ensembre orchedtre: "Harmonia Nova"
Dirigé par Didier Bouture
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delightful comedy with wacky characters
11 March 2003 | by (Melbourne. Australia) – See all my reviews

Sadly this movie is not yet available on video, but it is delightful comedy in the traditional French style. Full of wacky characters and hostile officials that any tourist can 'remember' from airport experiences. Strongly recommended.


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