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20 October 1999 (France) See more »
In this low key satirical farce, a CEO is released from prison and rejoins his family, who have a difficult time with his complete change in character, moving from a captain of industry to an eccentric innocent. | Add synopsis »
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Directed by
Benoît Jacquot 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Jérôme Beaujour  writer
Benoît Jacquot  writer

Produced by
Georges Benayoun .... producer
Philippe Carcassonne .... producer
Brigitte Faure .... executive producer
Françoise Guglielmi .... executive producer
Original Music by
Olivier Lebé 
Cinematography by
Romain Winding 
Film Editing by
Pascale Chavance 
Production Design by
Sylvain Chauvelot 
Costume Design by
Thierry Delettre 
Corinne Jorry 
Makeup Department
Michèle Constantinides .... key makeup artist (as Michelle Constantinides)
Paul de Fisser .... key hair stylist
Karina Gruais .... makeup artist
Thi Thanh Tu Nguyen .... key makeup artist
Nathalie Tissier .... key makeup artist
Production Management
Christine De Jekel .... production supervisor
Marie-Eve Graviou-Dural .... unit manager (as Marie-Eve Dural)
David Lueza .... assistant unit manager
Olivier Martin .... assistant unit manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Gilles Balezeaux .... assistant director
Yann Le Borgne .... trainee assistant director
Antoine Santana .... first assistant director
Guillaume Hanoun .... trainee assistant director (uncredited)
Art Department
Eric Chemel .... assistant decorator
Pascal Courtinel .... painter
Dominique Junca .... painter
Jérôme Larivière .... carpenter
Frédéric Schaumburg .... carpenter
Gilles Tissot .... assistant decorator
Wouter Zoon .... property master
Sound Department
Serge Arthus .... stereo sound consultant: Dolby
Jean-Pierre Laforce .... sound
François Lepeuple .... foley artist
Jean-Max Morise .... post-synchronisation
Francis Perreard .... stereo sound consultant: Dolby
Daniel Sobrino .... sound assistant
François Tourtet .... assistant sound editor
Pascal Villard .... sound
Michel Vionnet .... sound
Jérôme Wiciak .... sound editor
Visual Effects by
Luc Augereau .... visual effects producer
Alain Figlarz .... stunts
Camera and Electrical Department
Jean-Marc Duez .... grip
Jean-François Garreau .... key grip
Kareem La Vaullée .... Steadicam operator
Philippe Lardon .... assistant camera
Jacques Philipponeau .... gaffer
Frédérique Saj .... trainee assistant camera
Joel Spinola .... electrician (as Joël Spinola)
Jürgen Vollmer .... still photographer
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Semira Suspene .... costumer
Editorial Department
Gwenola Heaulme .... assistant editor
Bruno Patin .... color timer
Other crew
Ariel Askénazi .... production assistant
Franck Belaiche .... production assistant (as Franck Prince)
Tahar Boualam .... groupman
Sandrine Boulet .... production assistant
Marylène Dastugue .... production secretary
Geneviève Dufour .... script supervisor (as Genevieve Dufour)
Lydia Setton .... production administrator
Brigitte Vingadassamy .... production assistant

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Pas de scandale" - France (original title)
"No Scandal" - Europe (English title)
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105 min | Argentina:107 min (Mar del Plata Film Festival)
Aspect Ratio:
2.35 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Argentina:16 | France:U | Hong Kong:IIB | Malaysia:U (cut version) | Malaysia:18PL (uncut version) | Singapore:M18 | Switzerland:16 (canton of Geneva) | Switzerland:16 (canton of Vaud)


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10 out of 25 people found the following review useful.
A perfect all-in-one sleeping tablet, 18 January 2001
Author: Nicholas Rhodes from Ile-de-France / Paris Region, France

This film deals with a rich boss who's been put in the clink for insider trading or something like that. He's just come out and intends now to live life as he pleases.

A total bore from beginning to end. Nothing happens, no one speaks and by the end you are no more involved than you were at the beginning ! Even die-hard Lucchini fans ( of which I am not one ) among my friends found the film totally soporific ! We just regret not having taken our pillows with us to the cinema to sleep more comfortably !

What really makes me laugh is that film critics (intellos ) all over France are acclaiming this film as some superb work of art !

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