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Le système de Ponzi (2014)

Ponzi, from his arrival in Boston in 1903, to hi death in Rio in 1949. He made himself famous in inventing the first fraud of modern times on a large scale, and inspired Bernard Madoff.

Director:

Dante Desarthe

Writers:

Dante Desarthe (screenplay), David Lescot (play)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Scali Delpeyrat ... Charles Ponzi
Céline Milliat-Baumgartner Céline Milliat-Baumgartner ... Rose
Elisabeth Mazev Elisabeth Mazev ... Imelde Ponzi
Jean-Christophe Quenon Jean-Christophe Quenon ... Cassulo
Marie Dompnier ... Lucy Meli
Jean-Marie Denis Jean-Marie Denis ... John Gnecco
Rodolphe Pauly Rodolphe Pauly ... Franck Pope
Dominique Thomas ... Charles Morse
Serge Saada Serge Saada ... Le représentant
Karim Rouabah Karim Rouabah ... Le juge
Stéphane Touitou Stéphane Touitou ... L'épicier Giberti
Gérard Watkins Gérard Watkins ... Banquier Chmelinski
Jacques Bonnaffé ... Zarossi
Alice Butaud ... L'infirmière
Jean Lescot Jean Lescot ... Le prêteur sur gage
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Ponzi, from his arrival in Boston in 1903, to hi death in Rio in 1949. He made himself famous in inventing the first fraud of modern times on a large scale, and inspired Bernard Madoff.

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Official Sites:

Official ARTE website

Country:

France

Language:

French

Release Date:

26 June 2014 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

To kolpo tou kyriou Ponzi See more »

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Budget:

€1,200,000 (estimated)
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In the Canadian court scene, the modern Maple Leaf flag adopted in 1965 can be seen instead of the Canadian Red Ensign in use at the time. See more »

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References Citizen Kane (1941) See more »

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