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Iradj Azimi

Les îles

Edition 1984
110' - 1983 - Fantasy, Drama - Dialogue: French
Director: Iradj Azimi Composer: Henri-Michel Raschle With: Maximilian Schell, Marie Trintignant, Daniel Mesguich
Les Ardoines ,a Breton island : the wells run dry,the fog invades the land ,the population is about to leave for the mainland;Fabrice urges them to fight,they build a pump :irrigation is possible again.But they run into difficulties ,the island is in debt ,and whereas many opt for the mainland,some of them ,led by Fabrice leave for Doucemer (=Sweetsea). In Doucemer,the inhabitants extract iodine ,a substance used for medicines ,from the seaweeds;the island thrives and soon becomes a tourist region . Fabrice does not want to become a person of private means;he buys a tiny island ,Medusa.

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Credits

Director

Iradj Azimi

Composer

Henri-Michel Raschle

With

Maximilian Schell, Marie Trintignant, Daniel Mesguich

Scenario

Iradj Azimi

Director of Photography

Willy Kurant, Robby Müller

Editor

Jean-Claude Bonfanti, Anita Fernández

Producer

Maximilian Schell

More information

Dialogue

French

Countries of production

France, West Germany

Year

1983

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