In the Sun of Marseille

In the Sun of Marseille (French: Au soleil de Marseille) is a 1938 French musical sports film directed by Pierre-Jean Ducis and starring Henri Garat, Mireille Ponsard and Gorlett. It was one of a cluster of films made with southern French settings during the era.[1]

In the Sun of Marseille
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Directed byPierre-Jean Ducis
Produced byHenri Ullmann
Written byAudiffred (operetta)
Marc Cab (operetta)
Charles Tutelier (operetta)
StarringHenri Garat
Mireille Ponsard
Gorlett
Music byGeorges Sellers
CinematographyFred Langenfeld
Production
company
Productions Henri Ullmann
Distributed byConsortium du Film
Release date
4 May 1938
Running time
85 minutes
CountryFrance
LanguageFrench

An operetta film, it portrays the lives of a group of football-loving factory workers who travel to Belgium for a match.

The film's sets were designed by Lucien Jaquelux.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Crisp p.59

BibliographyEdit

  • Crisp, Colin. Genre, Myth and Convention in the French Cinema, 1929-1939. Indiana University Press, 2002.

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