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30 October 2002 (France) See more »
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A grand return for Isabelle Adjani See more (4 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)

Isabelle Adjani ... Ellénore
Stanislas Merhar ... Adolphe
Jean Yanne ... The Count

Romain Duris ... D'Erfeuil
Jean-Louis Richard ... Mr. d'Arbigny
Anne Suarez ... Mrs. d'Arbigny
Jean-Marc Stehlé ... Adolphe's Father
Maryline Even ... Housemaid
Olween Heudig ... La gouvernante
Cindy David ... La fille d'Ellénore
Gabriel-Kane Day-Lewis ... Le fils d'Ellénore (as Gabriel Kane)
Bernard Ballet ... Le préfet

Isild Le Besco ... La lingère
Pierre Charras ... Le valet de chambre
Rémy Roubakha ... Le concierge
François Chattot ... L'ambassadeur
Patrice Juiff ... L'ingénieur
Jean-Claude Braquet ... Le palefrenier
Benjamin Rataud ... Le barbier
John Arnold ... Le secrétaire d'ambassade
Maurice Bernart ... Le monsieur
Isabelle Caubère ... La femme du concierge
Jacqueline Jehanneuf ... Tante Choupie
Astrid Cathala ... La fille d'Erfeuil
Christophe Lavalle ... Le laquais d'ambassade
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Directed by
Benoît Jacquot 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Benjamin Constant  novel
Benoît Jacquot 
Fabrice Roger-Lacan 

Produced by
Laurent Pétin .... producer
Michèle Pétin .... producer (as Michèle Halberstadt)
 
Cinematography by
Benoît Delhomme 
 
Film Editing by
Luc Barnier 
 
Casting by
Frédérique Moidon 
 
Production Design by
Katia Wyszkop 
 
Art Direction by
Geneviève Dufour 
 
Set Decoration by
Gérard Marcireau 
 
Costume Design by
Catherine Bouchard 
 
Makeup Department
Laurence Azouvy .... key makeup artist
Cédric Chami .... key hair stylist
Alexis Kinebanyan .... special makeup effects artist
Bobo Sobotka .... makeup artist: Czech Republic
 
Production Management
Daniel Baschieri .... production manager
Pierre Cordonnier .... assistant unit manager
Philippe Dumas .... unit manager
Daniela Humlova .... production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Raphaël Chevènement .... first assistant director
Mathilde Cukierman .... second assistant director
 
Art Department
Frédéric Jourdan .... carpenter
Alexandra Lassen .... assistant art director
Karel Vanásek .... property master
 
Sound Department
Nicolas Cantin .... boom operator
Dominique Gaborieau .... sound re-recording mixer
Olivier Goinard .... sound editor
Eric Grattepain .... foley artist
Jean-Claude Laureux .... sound editor
Jean-Claude Laureux .... sound
Sylvain Malbrant .... assistant sound editor
 
Special Effects by
Jirí Vojtech .... special effects senior technician
 
Visual Effects by
Luc Augereau .... visual effects producer
 
Stunts
Laurent Avare .... stunts
Joëlle Baland .... horse stunt
Rémi Canaple .... stunts
Alexandre Cauderlier .... stunt double
Patrick Cauderlier .... stunt coordinator
Patrice Cossoneau .... stunt double: horse stunts
Yan Dron .... assistant stunt coordinator
David Grolleau .... stunts
Vincent Haquin .... stunt double
Alain Pedouan .... stunts
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Gregory Fromentin .... gaffer
Pierre-Hugues Galien .... assistant camera
Milan Jirsa .... gaffer: Czech Republic
Olivier Martin .... key grip
Jérôme Prébois .... still photographer
Petr Svoboda .... best boy: Czech Republic
 
Casting Department
Catherine Deserbais .... extras casting
Marek Juracek .... casting: Czech Republic
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Sandrine Bernard .... wardrobe
Aurore Vicente .... costumer
 
Editorial Department
Julia Gregory .... assistant editor
Bérengère Saint-Bezar .... assistant editor
 
Music Department
Robert Schumann .... composer: theme "Quintett für Klavier und Streichquartette, op. 44"
 
Other crew
Pierre de Domingo .... assistant: Isabelle Adjani
Corinne Devaux .... choreographer
Geneviève Dufour .... script supervisor
Philippe Lévy .... production accountant
 

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102 min | Canada:100 min (Toronto International Film Festival)
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Ellénore:[to Adolphe] There's between us a secret resemblance.See more »

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6 out of 8 people found the following review useful.
A grand return for Isabelle Adjani, 17 September 2003
Author: Andrew Dunn from Philadelphia, PA

This movie has not been released yet in the U.S. and who knows if it ever will be. Fortunately, I have a multi-region DVD player so I ordered the DVD from amazon.fr. I enjoyed "Adolphe" very much. The story is quite sad (A young man pursues a beautiful older woman. She in turn becomes obsessed with him, even leaving her own children for this doomed affair.) but engaging and hard to forget. Isabelle Adjani shines as the tragic Ellenore. Ms. Adjani hasn't been in the public eye since the mid-90s (except for 2001's "La Repentie") and I'm thrilled to see my favorite actress back in such a challenging role. The movie itself comes across more like theater than film - its very minimalist. Such technique, keeps one focused on the story but may come across as boring to viewers used to big-budget productions. The attention to detail in the costumes and other peroid data is very good. Hopefully this film will eventually be shown outside France for the rest of the world to enjoy. Until then, if you have a multi- region DVD player or a computer than can view region 2 DVDs, you can order it from amazon.fr. If you're a fan of Isabelle Adjani and her work in such films as "L'historie d'Adele H, Camille Claudel and La Reine Margot, you wont be disappointed.

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