First Man (The)

  • Premier Homme (Le) | Il Primo Uomo
Genre : Historical
Type : Fiction
Original title : Premier Homme (Le) [Titre original]
Principal country concerned : Column : Cinema/tv
Year of production : 2011
Format : Feature
Running time : 100 (in minutes)

1957. The writer Jean Cormery comes back to Algeria from France to plead the cause of the pacific cohabitation between Arabs and French. This journey will give him the opportunity to meet his mother again and re-live his youth in a torn country that he, in spite of everything, loves so much.

Director: Gianni Amelio

2011, Italia / France

Written and directed by Gianni Amelio
Music: Franco Piersanti
Casting: Nicolas Lublin
Costume designer: Patricia Colin
Set designer: Arnaud de Moléron
Sound: François Waledisch
Director of Photography: Yves Cape
Editor: Carlo Simeoni
Production Manager: Laurence Lafiteau
Line Producer: Benoît Pilot - Cristobal Matheron
Distribution: 01 Distribution

An Italy-France co-production: Cattleya - Maison de Cinéma - Soudaine Compagnie - France 3 Cinéma
Produced by: Riccardo Tozzi, Giovanni Stabilini, Marco Chimenz
Produced by: Bruno Pesery, Philippe Carcassonne


1957. Lo scrittore Jean Cormery fa ritorno dalla Francia in Algeria per sostenere la causa della convivenza pacifica tra Arabi e Francesi. Il viaggio sarà l'occasione per rivivere la sua giovinezza e ritrovare la madre in un Paese lacerato ma tanto amato.

Regista: Gianni Amelio

2011, Italia / Francia / Algeria

Cast artistico

Jacques Gamblin
Maya Sansa
Catherine Sola
Denis Podalydès
Ulla Baugué
Nicolas Giraud

Scritto e diretto da: Gianni Amelio
Musiche: Franco Piersanti
Casting: Nicolas Lublin
Costumi: Patricia Colin
Scenografia: Arnaud de Moléron
Suono: François Waledisch
Fotografia: Yves Cape
Montaggio: Carlo Simeoni
Direttore di produzione: Laurence Lafiteau
Organizzatore generale: Benoît Pilot - Cristobal Matheron
Distribuzione: 01 Distribution

Una coproduzione italo-francese: Cattleya - Maison de Cinéma - Soudaine Compagnie - France 3 Cinéma
Prodotto da: Riccardo Tozzi, Giovanni Stabilini, Marco Chimenz
Prodotto da: Bruno Pesery, Philippe Carcassonne


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