Butterfly on the Shoulder

Butterfly on the Shoulder (or Un papillon sur l'épaule) is a French drama, thriller film directed by Jacques Deray.

Butterfly on the Shoulder
Directed byJacques Deray
Produced byYves Gasser
Yves Peyrot
Klaus Hellwig
Written byJean-Claude Carrière
Tonino Guerra
Based onThe Velvet Well
by John Gearon
StarringLino Ventura
Music byClaude Bolling
CinematographyJean Boffety
Jean Charvein
Edited byHenri Lanoë
Production
company
Distributed byGaumont
Release date
May 3, 1978
Running time
95 minutes
LanguageFrench
Box office$4.1 million[1]

PlotEdit

When he stops in Barcelona (Catalonia) with his wife for a week, Roland Fériaud discovered in his hotel a man in agony before being knocked out. He wakes up in a mental hospital where he questions the insistently on a mysterious briefcase that he has no memory ...

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AccoladesEdit

Year Award Category Recipient Result
1979 César Awards César Award for Best Editing Henri Lanoë Nominated

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