Ask a question about 'Nous irons tous au paradis'
Start a new discussion about 'Nous irons tous au paradis'
Answer questions from other users
Nous irons tous au paradis
(We Will All Meet in Paradise) is a French
The French Republic , The French Republic , The French Republic , (commonly known as France , is a unitary semi-presidential republic in Western Europe with several overseas territories and islands located on other continents and in the Indian, Pacific, and Atlantic oceans. Metropolitan France...
film, directed by Yves Robert
Yves Robert was a French actor, screenwriter, director, and producer.Born in Saumur, Maine-et-Loire, in his teens Robert went to Paris to pursue a career in acting, starting with unpaid parts on stage in the city's various theatre workshops. To support himself, he worked at a variety of jobs...
, released in 1977.
The film is the immediate continuation of Un éléphant ça trompe énormément
Un éléphant ça trompe énormément is a French 1976 film directed by Yves Robert. It was remade as the 1984 American film The Woman in Red.- Awards and nominations :*César Awards...
, released the previous year.
Having fortuitously discovered a photograph in which Marthe embraces someone unknown, clothed with a chequed jacket, Étienne Dorsay becomes jealous, and imagines various stratagems to identify the lover.
In the meantime, Étienne and his friends acquire a weekend house for a very low price.
As in the previous work, the film is largely narrated by the character Étienne, whose tone shifts with the reality of the images.
The film contains a certain number of allusions to the films of Blake Edwards
Blake Edwards was an American film director, screenwriter and producer.Edwards' career began in the 1940s as an actor, but he soon turned to writing radio scripts at Columbia Pictures...
(the Pink Panther series).
- Jean Rochefort
Jean Rochefort is a French actor, with a career that has spanned over five decades.Rochefort was born in Paris, France. He was educated at the Lycée Pierre Corneille in Rouen He was 19 years old when he entered the Centre d'Art Dramatique de la rue Blanche. Later he joined the Conservatoire National...
as Étienne Dorsay
- Claude Brasseur
-Biography:He was born in Neuilly-sur-Seine as Claude Pierre Espinasse, the son of actor Pierre Brasseur and actress Odette Joyeux. He is the godson of Ernest Hemingway and the father of Alexandre Brasseur....
- Guy Bedos
Guy Bedos is an actor and stand-up comedian, mostly known in France for his part in the film Nous irons tous au paradis....
- Victor Lanoux
-Career:He started out in cabaret, where he collaborated with Pierre Richard. He made one of his earliest film appearances in The Shameless Old Lady. He received two César nominations in 1976, for his roles in Cousin, cousine and Adieu poulet...
- Danièle Delorme
Danièle Delorme is an French actress and film producer....
as Marthe Dorsay
- Marthe Villalonga
Marthe Villalonga , is a French actress. She has appeared in 93 films between 1963 and 2008.She was born in Fort-de-l'Eau, Algeria.-External links:...
- Christophe Bourseiller: Lucien
- Jenny Arasse as Bernadette (collaborator of Étienne)
- Josiane Balasko
Josiane Balasko is a French actress, writer and director.She was born Josiane Balašković in Paris. One of Balasko's most recognized roles among English speakers is as a lesbian in 1995's Gazon maudit...
as Josy (friend of Lucien)
- Anne-Marie Blot as Marie-Ange
- Élisabeth Margoni as Daisy
- Pascale Reynaud as Delphine
- Maïa Simon
Maïa Simon was a French film and television actress.Suffering from cancer, she traveled to Switzerland for voluntary assisted suicide, and died, aged 67.- External links :*...
as Mme Chalamand (the mistress of Simon)
- Catherine Verlor as Stéphanie
- Jean-Pierre Castaldi
Jean-Pierre Castaldi is a French actor. He is the father of French TV presenter Benjamin Castaldi.- Selected filmography :-References:...
as the false lover of Marthe
- Vania Vilers as Benoît (the true lover of Marthe)
- Daniel Gélin
Daniel Yves Alfred Gélin was a French actor, occasional director and screenwriter.-Early life:Gélin was born in Angers, Maine-et-Loire. When he was 10 his family moved to Saint-Malo where Daniel went to college until he was expelled for 'uncouthness'. His father then found him a job in a shop that...
as Bastien (the director)
- Gaby Sylvia as Marie-Christine Bosquet (the superior of Daniel)
Awards and nominations
- Nominations for the César Award
The César Award is the national film award of France, first given out in 1975. The nominations are selected by the members of the Académie des arts et techniques du cinéma....
s, 1978 :
- "Nomination for the César Award for Best Film
The winners and nominees of the César Award for Best Film .-1970s:-1980s:-1990s:-2000s:-2010s:...
: Nous irons tous au paradis
- "Nomination for the César Award for "décor" : Jean-Pierre Kohut-Svelko, pour Nous irons tous au paradis
- "Nomination for the César for scenario original or adapted : Jean-Loup Dabadie, pour Nous irons tous au paradis