Madame du Barry (1954 film)

Madame du Barry is a 1954 French-Italian historical drama film directed by Christian-Jaque and starring Martine Carol, Daniel Ivernel, Gianna Maria Canale and Jean Parédès.[1] The film depicts the life of Madame du Barry, mistress to Louis XV in the eighteenth century.

Madame du Barry
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Directed byChristian-Jaque
Produced byRobert Chabert
Francis Cosne
Georges Dancigers
Georges Lourau
Alexandre Mnouchkine
Angelo Rizzoli
Written byHenri Jeanson
Albert Valentin
Christian-Jaque
StarringMartine Carol
Daniel Ivernel
Gianna Maria Canale
Music byGeorges Van Parys
CinematographyChristian Matras
Edited byJacques Desagneaux
Production
companies
Filmsonor
Francinex
Les Films Ariane
Rizzoli Film
Distributed byCinédis
Release date
13 October 1954
Running time
106 minutes
CountriesFrance
Italy
LanguageFrench

The film's sets were designed by the art director Robert Gys. It was shot at the Saint-Maurice Studios in Paris.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Hayward p.109-10

BibliographyEdit

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

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