The Convict (1951 film)

The Convict (French: Le bagnard) is a 1951 French drama film directed by Willy Rozier and starring Lucien Nat, Lili Bontemps and Juliette Faber.[1] It was shot at the Victorine Studios in Nice and on location around Marseille and in French Guiana.

The Convict
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Directed byWilly Rozier
Written byWilly Rozier
Produced byWilly Rozier
StarringLucien Nat
Lili Bontemps
Juliette Faber
CinematographyFred Langenfeld
Michel Rocca
Edited byDenise Charvein
Music byJean Yatove
Production
company
Sport-Films
Distributed byAstoria Films
Release date
7 March 1951
Running time
96 minutes
CountryFrance
LanguageFrench

SynopsisEdit

A doctor from Marseille is convicted of murder and sent to a penal colony in South America. He escapes and fins refuge with a local community.

CastEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Rège p.897

BibliographyEdit

  • Rège, Philippe. Encyclopedia of French Film Directors, Volume 1. Scarecrow Press, 2009.

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