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The unbearable lightness of being

Philip Kaufman, United States, 1987

172 min.Feature

Basic information Credits Festivals & awards
Original title The unbearable lightness of being
Danish title Tilværelsens ulidelige lethed
Director Philip Kaufman
Screenplay Jean-Claude Carrière, Philip Kaufman
Based on Roman af Milan Kundera
Director of Photography Sven Nykvist
Editor Walter Murch, B.J. Sears, Vivien Hillgrove Gilliam, Stephen A. Rotter
Sound Alan Splet, Vivien Hillgrove Gilliam, Barbara McBane, Marilyn McCoppen, Michael Silvers, Karen Spangenberg, Ronald A. Jacobs, Chris Newman
Composer Mark Adler, Ernie Fosselius
Production designer Pierre Guffroy, Gérard Viard, Thérèse Ripaud, Gérard James
Appearances Daniel Day-Lewis, Juliette Binoche, Lena Olin, Derek de Lint
Production country United States
Production company The Saul Zaentz Company
Domestic distribution Nordisk Film
Technical info Technicolor
Danish theatrical release 22.04.1988
Cinemas Imperial, Lyngby Teatret, Biografen (Århus) Filmen havde gallapremiere 14.4.88 i Imperial
TV release 01.04.1994, DR
Danish rating Allowed for children over the age of 12

Companies

Production company The Saul Zaentz Company
Domestic distribution Nordisk Film

Direction

Direction Philip Kaufman
Assistant director Vincent Bercholz
Assistant director Charles Paviot
Assistant director Eric Bartonio
Assistant director Robert Kechichian
Assistant director Pascal Fouineau
Assistant director Simon Brooks
Assistant director Josh Zaentz

Script

Script Jean-Claude Carrière
Script Philip Kaufman

Production

Production Saul Zaentz
Executive producer Bertil Ohlsson
Production manager Jacques Bourdon
Production manager Daniel Szuster
Production assistant Paul Zaentz

Cinematography

Cinematography Sven Nykvist
Cinematographer Bernard Noisette
Cinematographer Philippe Houdart

Editing

Editing Walter Murch
Editing B.J. Sears
Editing Vivien Hillgrove Gilliam
Editing Stephen A. Rotter

Music

Music Mark Adler
Music Ernie Fosselius

Production design

Production design Pierre Guffroy
Production designer Gérard Viard
Production designer Thérèse Ripaud
Production designer Gérard James

Wardrobe

Wardrobe Ann Roth

Sound

Sound Alan Splet
Sound Vivien Hillgrove Gilliam
Sound Barbara McBane
Sound Marilyn McCoppen
Sound Michael Silvers
Sound Karen Spangenberg
Sound Ronald A. Jacobs
Sound Chris Newman

Appearance

Appearance Daniel Day-Lewis
Appearance Juliette Binoche
Appearance Lena Olin
Appearance Derek de Lint
Appearance Erland Josephson
Appearance Pavel Landovsky
Appearance Donald Moffat
Appearance Daniel Olbrychski
Appearance Stellan Skarsgård
Appearance Tomek Bork
Appearance Bruce Myers
Appearance Pavel Slaby
Appearance Pascale Kalensky
Appearance Jacques Ciron
Appearance Anne Lonnberg
Appearance Laszlo Szabo
Appearance Vladimir Valenta
Appearance Clovis Cornillac
Appearance Leon Lissek
Appearance Consuelo De Haviland
Appearance Jacqueline Abraham-Vernier
Appearance Judith Atwell
Appearance Claudine Berg
Appearance Jean-Claude Bouillon
Appearance Miroslav Breuer
Appearance Niven Busch
Appearance Margot Capelier
Appearance Victor Chelkoff
Appearance Monica Constandache
Appearance Jean-Claude Dauphin
Appearance Dominique de Moncuit
Appearance Bernard Lepinaux
Appearance Josiane Lévêque
Appearance Peter Majer
Appearance Charles Millot
Appearance Gérard Moulevrier
Appearance Jan Nemec
Appearance Charly Oleg
Appearance Sylvie Plantard
Appearance Olga Baidar Poliakoff
Appearance Christine Pottier
Appearance Hana-Maria Pravda
Appearance Romano
Appearance André Sanfratello
Appearance Jiri Stanislav
Appearance Milos Svoboda
Appearance Helenka Verner
Appearance Marrian Walters

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