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Contre l'oubli (1991)

Contre l'Oubli (Against Oblivion) is a compilation of 30 French filmmakers, Alain Resnais and Jean Luc Godard among them, who use film to make a plea on behalf of a political prisoner. Jean... See full summary »

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Michel Grisolia (text), Edgar Morin (text)

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Cast

Credited cast:
Paul Amar Paul Amar ... Himself (segment "Pour Wang Xizhe, Chine")
Robert Badinter Robert Badinter ... Himself (segment "Pour Kim Song-Man, Corée du Sud")
Guy Bedos ... Himself (segment "Pour Alexandre Goldovitch, URSS")
Jane Birkin ... Herself (segment "Pour Maria Nonna Santa Clara, Philippines") (voice)
Carole Bouquet ... Herself (segment "Pour Andreas Christodoulou, Grèce")
Emmanuelle Béart ... Herself (segment "Pour Nguyen Chi Thien, Vietnam")
Henri Cartier-Bresson Henri Cartier-Bresson ... Himself (segment "Pour Mamadou Bâ, Mauritanie") (voice)
Claude Cheysson Claude Cheysson ... Himself (segment "Pour Abd al-Ra'uf Ghabin, Israël")
Catherine Deneuve ... Herself (segment "Pour Febe Elisabeth Velásquez, El Salvador")
Alex Descas ... Dalton Prejean (segment "Pour Dalton Prejean, USA")
Anny Duperey ... Herself (segment "Pour Ghassan Najjar, Syrie")
Sami Frey ... Himself (segment "Pour Alirio de Jesús Pedraza Becerra, Colombie")
Charlotte Gainsbourg ... Herself (segment "Pour Crisanto Mederos, Venezuela")
Anouk Grinberg ... Herself (segment "Pour Aung San Suu Kyi, Myanmar")
Henri Groues Henri Groues ... Himself (segment "Pour Dalton Prejean, USA") (as Abbé Pierre)
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Contre l'Oubli (Against Oblivion) is a compilation of 30 French filmmakers, Alain Resnais and Jean Luc Godard among them, who use film to make a plea on behalf of a political prisoner. Jean Luc Godard and Anne Marie Mieville's film concerns the plight of Thomas Wanggai, West Papuan activist who has since died in prison. The short films were commissioned by Amnesty International. Written by Archie Moore <ar.moore@student.qut.edu.au>

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Country:

France

Language:

French

Release Date:

11 December 1991 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Against Oblivion See more »

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Mono

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Color
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