Leathernose (French: Nez de cuir, Italian: Naso di cuoio) is a 1952 French-Italian historical drama film directed by Yves Allégret and starring Jean Marais, Françoise Christophe and Mariella Lotti.[2] It is an adaptation of the 1936 novel by Jean de La Varende, set in France in the years after the Napoleonic Wars.

Leathernose
Leathernose.jpg
Directed byYves Allégret
Written byJacques Sigurd
Based onLeather-Nose
by Jean de La Varende
Produced byPierre Cabaud
Paul-Edmond Decharme
Adrien Remaugé
StarringJean Marais
Françoise Christophe
Mariella Lotti
CinematographyRoger Hubert
Edited byClaude Nicole
Music byGeorges Auric
Production
companies
Distributed byAlcina (Italy)
Pathé Consortium Cinéma (France)
Release date
26 March 1952
Running time
92 minutes
CountriesItaly
France
LanguageItalian
Box office1,738,723 admissions (France)[1]

The film's sets were designed by the art director Georges Wakhévitch.

Main castEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Box Office Figures for Jean Marais films". Box Office Story.
  2. ^ Hayward p.68

BibliographyEdit

  • Hayward, Susan. French Costume Drama of the 1950s: Fashioning Politics in Film. Intellect Books, 2010.

External linksEdit