A film by Marc Allégret

Cast : Raimu, Pierre Fresnay, Orane Demazis

1932 / drama / France / 140’ / Noir & blanc / status : completed / French / long feature-film / All Rights / French and International catalog

Marius has left on “La Malaisie” abandoning his father, the old César and Fanny, his fiancée who is carrying his child. A good man, Panisse, marries her and adopts the little Césariot whom he loves as if he were the father. But one day, Marius returns.


“Cinema in general existed before talking pictures. Not for Pagnol, speaking is as essential to him as colour is to Michelangelo”

Jean Renoir