A Woman's Life

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    Feature Film | 2015-2016 | Drama, Period, film based on literary source | Belgium, France

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    Brief synopsis

    Set in Normandy in 1819 and adapted from the classic French novel Une Vie by Guy de Maupassant, the film recounts the trials and tribulations in the life of a young woman from the day she returns home from a convent and her heart is awakened by a local Viscount.

    Cast

    ActorRole nameVoice actor / SpeakerVoice actor
    Judith ChemlaJeanne [L]
    Jean-Pierre DarroussinLe Baron [L]
    Yolande MoreauLa Baronne [L]
    Swann ArlaudJulien [SR]
    Nina MeurisseRosalie [SR]
    Olivier PerrierL’abbé Picot [SR]
    Clotilde HesmeGilberte de Fourville [SR]
    Alain BeigelGeorges de Fourville [SR]
    Finnegan OldfieldPaul (20 ans) [SR]
    Lucette BeudinLa servante Ludivine [SR]
    Jérôme LanneLe médecin [SR]
    Mélie DeneuveLa nourrice [SR]

    Crew

    ActivityNameComment
    1st ADÉmile Louis
    Director of photographyAntoine Héberlé
    Still photographerMichaël Crotto
    Casting directorBrigitte Moidon
    Casting directorCoralie Amédéo
    Costume designer (creator)Madeline Fontaine
    DirectorStéphane Brizé
    Script supervisorMarion Pin
    EditorAnne Klotz
    GafferStéphane Assié
    Key makeup artistGarance Van Rossum
    ComposerOlivier Baumont
    ProducerMiléna Poylo
    ProducerGilles Sacuto
    Co-producerJacques-Henri Bronckart
    Co-producerPhilippe Logie
    Co-producerOlivier Bronckart
    Co-producerJean-Louis Livi
    Production designerValérie Saradjian
    Location scoutCarole Reinhard
    Unit production managerChristophe Desenclos
    Post production supervisorDelphine Passant
    Post production supervisorNicolas Sacré
    Unit managerKim-Liên Nguyen
    ScreenwriterStéphane Brizé
    ScreenwriterFlorence Vignon
    Literary sourceGuy de Maupassant
    Production sound mixerPascal Jasmes
    Production sound mixerAlain Sironval
    Sound re-recording mixerEmmanuel de Boissieu
    Sound editorHervé Guyader

    Production companies

    CompanyComment
    TS Productions [fr]
    France 3 Cinéma [fr]coproduction
    Versus Production [be]coproduction
    F comme Film [fr]coproduction
    CN5 Productions [fr]coproduction

    Distributing companies

    CompanyComment
    Diaphana Films [fr]France (theatrical)
    MK2 Diffusion [fr]International Sales

    Festivals

    YearCountryFestivalComment
    2016ItalyVenice Film FestivalCompetition

    Cinema

    TypeCountryDateComment
    Theatre releaseFranceWednesday, 23/11/2016