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La chute d'un corps (1973)

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Marthe Keller ... Marthe Renon
Daniel Ceccaldi ... Alain Renon
Fernando Rey ... M. Nansoit
Tania Balachova Tania Balachova ... Mme Lanzmann
Dominique Guezenec Dominique Guezenec ... Carole
Jacques Sternberg Jacques Sternberg ... Le journaliste à France Soir
Jean-Michel Folon Jean-Michel Folon ... Serge le dragueur
Alain Ancelot Alain Ancelot ... Le flic
Thérèse Carcassonne Thérèse Carcassonne ... La belle-mère
Rita Krauss Rita Krauss ... Amie à la soirée
Jérôme Peignot Jérôme Peignot ... L'ami
Pierre Marcerou Pierre Marcerou ... Ami à la soirée
Danièle Bouillet Danièle Bouillet ... Amie à la soirée
Henri Bouillet Henri Bouillet ... Ami à la soirée
Colette Roubien Colette Roubien ... Amie à la soirée
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Country:

France

Language:

French

Release Date:

28 September 1973 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Fall of a Body See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Eastmancolor)
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Fascinating story
28 February 2017 | by searchanddestroy-1See all my reviews

I did not know that Michel Polac was a director, but he actually was before being nation wide known as a journalist in charge of a TV talk show. A TV program where the guests were free speech. So, speaking of this film, you have here the story of a wife who, during the absence of her husband, invites a stranger in her apartment and is witness of the fall of a young woman, who jumped from the upstairs flat terrace. This kind of story looks like a Roman Polanski's film. Marthe Keller gives an interesting performance and Fernando Rey an even greater one too. You can see this film as a sort of existential tale, not always easy to follow and certainly not for all audiences. This is an intellectual movie, full of metaphors.


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