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  (in credits order)
Brigitte Roüan ... Diane Clovier

Patrick Chesnais ... Philippe Clovier
Boris Terral ... Emilio
Nils Tavernier ... François Narou
Jean-Louis Richard ... Weyoman-Lebeau

Françoise Arnoul ... Madame LePluche
Emmanuelle Bach ... Caroline

Carmen Chaplin ... Copine Narou
Gaëlle Le Fur ... Isabelle
Elodie Pong ... Designer
Roberto Plate ... Miguel
Olivier Lechat ... Victor
Félix Dedet-Roüan ... Basile
Jean Delavalade ... Dedé
Jean-Claude Chapuis ... Musical Classes Player
Jean-François Roüan ... Sales Manager
Bernard Budaga ... Emilio's Grandfather
Nicolas Dedet ... Homeless Person
Jacques Disses ... Monsieur LePluche
Ali Rostand ... Cafe Owner
Michel Polac ... Himself

Gisèle Casadesus
Lucien Pascal

Nicole Garcia ... (voice)

Directed by
Brigitte Roüan 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Santiago Amigorena 
Philippe Le Guay 
Jean-Louis Richard 
Brigitte Roüan 
Guy Zilberstein 

Produced by
Humbert Balsan .... producer
Stefanos Bertakis .... executive producer: Greece
Sylvie Dargnies .... executive producer: Czech Republic
Maria Illou .... executive producer: Greece
Claude Laurent .... executive producer: Jura
Martin Pachovsky .... executive producer: Czech Republic
Jean-François Roüan .... associate producer
Original Music by
Michel Musseau 
Umberto Tozzi 
Cinematography by
Pierre Dupouey 
Film Editing by
Laurent Rouan  (as Laurent Roüan)
Casting by
Paula Chevallet 
Lissa Pillu  (as Lissa Pilù)
Production Design by
Roland Deville 
Set Decoration by
Vincent Grand d'Esnon 
Alain Juigne 
Costume Design by
Florence Emir 
Makeup Department
Eric Gaillard .... hair stylist
Isabelle Nyssen .... makeup artist
Valérie Tranier .... makeup artist
Production Management
Philippe Jacquier .... assistant production manager
Olivier Molinari .... unit production manager
Nicolas Picard .... production manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Claire Le Saint .... assistant director
Cristobal Matheron .... assistant director
Fred Nicolas .... first assistant director (as Frédéric Nicolas)
Art Department
Nicolas Barray .... property master
Philippe Bonnard .... property master
François Debonne .... constructor
Yann Dury .... constructor
Sylvie Espinasse .... assistant production designer
Patrick Laine .... constructor
Philippe Mascara .... constructor
Sound Department
Nicolas Becker .... foley artist
Murielle Damain .... boom operator
Stratos Gabrielidis .... sound editor
François Groult .... sound mixer
Philippe Heissler .... sound editor
Cyril Holtz .... sound recordist
Laurent Lafran .... sound engineer
Try Thack .... post-synchronization
Dominique Vieillard .... sound mixer
Camera and Electrical Department
Simon Bérard .... electrician
Arnaud Leguy .... assistant camera
Patrick Llopis .... key grip
Philippe Marton .... grip
Patrice Milet .... chief electrician
Bruno Mistretta .... assistant camera
Jean-Noël Viry .... chief electrician
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Marika Ingrato .... assistant costume designer
Editorial Department
Elsa Bonnaire .... editor intern
Mathilde Cousin .... assistant editor
Éliane Dorin .... assistant editor
Peggy Koretzky .... assistant editor
Other crew
Anasthasia Beyneix .... intern
Christophe Cadet .... intern
Florian Contini .... production assistant
Stéphane Dahan .... caterer
Renée Falson .... script supervisor
Carine Fauret .... intern
Michelle Grimaud .... assistant production administrator
Susan Jacobs .... publicist
Dany Lebigot .... production administrator
Alicia Rodriguez .... intern

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Also Known As:
"Post coïtum animal triste" - France (original title)
"Post Coitum" - International (English title) (alternative title)
"Smell of Geraniums" - International (English title) (alternative title)
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97 min | Argentina:98 min (Mar del Plata Film Festival)
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