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Tonka (1997)

A famous sprinter considers quitting competition, when he gets to meet Tonka, an Indian woman living in a big advertising coke can near Roissy Charles De Gaulle airport. She is naturally ... See full summary »
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Pamela Soo Pamela Soo ... Tonka Soobrayen
Jean-Hugues Anglade ... Le sprinter
Alessandro Haber Alessandro Haber ... Pietro Pistacio
Liang Shi ... Tran (as Hai Wu)
Marisa Berenson ... Mme Pflaum
Christian Charmetant ... Le chauffeur de taxi
Philippe du Janerand ... Le commissaire de course
Christophe Odent ... Le médecin sportif
Sagayamarie Job Sagayamarie Job ... Tonka's mother
Satya Oblette Satya Oblette ... Gaden
Nipul A. Walawage Nipul A. Walawage ... Alvyn
Shanty Job Shanty Job ... Indra
Elisabeth Landwerlin Elisabeth Landwerlin ... The archeologist
Jean-Luc Porraz Jean-Luc Porraz ... Le pompiste
Pascal Pistacio Pascal Pistacio ... L'agent DCI
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A famous sprinter considers quitting competition, when he gets to meet Tonka, an Indian woman living in a big advertising coke can near Roissy Charles De Gaulle airport. She is naturally talented for running, and the sprinter decides to train her to become a sprinter like him. As they fall in love, Tonka cheers him up, and then tries to pursue him to take over competition. Written by Philippe Petit <Philippe.Petit@pobox.com>

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Comedy | Drama

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Official Sites:

Flach Film - credit list

Country:

France | Italy

Language:

French

Release Date:

4 June 1997 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

裸足のトンカ See more »

Filming Locations:

Paris, France

Company Credits

Production Co:

Flach Film, PFA Films See more »
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Sound Mix:

Dolby SR

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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