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Contempt (1963)

Original title: le mépris
Production: France, Italy, USA|103 min
Dramatic, Romantic
Poster of movie Contempt
screenwriter paul javal's marriage to his wife camille disintegrates during movie production as she spends time with the producer. layered conflicts between art and business ensue.

Origin of the subject


Jean-Luc GodardJean-Luc Godardregista

Production and Screenplay

Carlo PontiCarlo Pontiproduttore
Joseph E.levineproduttore
Jean-Luc GodardJean-Luc Godardsceneggiatore

Interpreters and Characters

Brigitte BardotBrigitte Bardot(età:29)
(Camille Javal)
Michel PiccoliMichel Piccoli(età:38)
(Paul Javal)
Jack PalanceJack Palance(età:44)
(Jeremy Prokosch)
Georgia MollGeorgia Moll(età:25)
(francesca vanini)
Fritz LangFritz Lang(età:73)
(Fritz Lang)
Linda Veras
aiuto regista
Carlo PontiCarlo Ponti(età:53)
Raoul CoutardRaoul Coutard(età:39)

Technical staff

Georges DelerueGeorges Deleruemusiche
Piero PiccioniPiero Piccionimusiche
Raoul CoutardRaoul Coutarddirettore della fotografia
Lila Lakshmananmontatore
Janine Autrecostumista
Agnès Guillemotmontatore
Tanine Autrécostumista
Odette Berroyertruccatore

Voices and Dubbing

Version Italia(1963)