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Night at the crossroads

La Nuit du carrefour

Jean Renoir

1932
France
1h15
Fiction
Col.
French without subtitles

Inspector Maigret investigates the mysterious murder of a Dutch diamond dealer, found dead in a stolen car. The car belongs to an insurance agent, Michonnet, and has been abandoned in the garage belonging to Carl Andersen. Carl’s sister, Else, is not what she seems, but is linked to a gang of ruthless crooks…

Cast
Pierre Renoir, Winna Winfried, Georges Koudria, Georges Térof
Screenplay
Jean Renoir, d'après le roman de Georges Simenon
Photography
Marcel Lucien, Georges Asselin
Sound
Robert Bugnon, Joseph de Bretagne
Art direction
William Aguet
Editing
Marguerite Renoir
Production
Europa-Film

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The international competition is open to :

  • 1st, 2nd and 3rd feature films (60 minutes and over)
  • 1st, 2nd and 3rd short and medium length films (less than 60 minutes)
  • without distinction of genre : fiction, essay, animation and documentary of creation (films produced for television - shows, television magazines, news coverage - are not eligible)
  • completed after the 1st of September 2021 and having not been commercially released in France (except for short films, which may have been broadcasted on local or specialty channel, exclusively).

Submissions are open until July 31st, 2022.
The decisions of the selection committee will be given y email mid-October, 2022.

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