IP5: L'Île aux Pachydermes

Overview

In this French adventure, two Parisian street kids embark upon a strange journey to Grenoble in the back of a delivery truck. One of the lads is an adolescent Spanish graffiti artist while the other is an 11-year-old black rapper. Once there, the young boy is delighted to see his first snowfall. The two steal a car and discover an old man sleeping in the back. The boys then discover, that he is not a man at all, but an enigmatic forest spirit who teaches them important lessons about nature and life. This was the ...
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Overview

In this French adventure, two Parisian street kids embark upon a strange journey to Grenoble in the back of a delivery truck. One of the lads is an adolescent Spanish graffiti artist while the other is an 11-year-old black rapper. Once there, the young boy is delighted to see his first snowfall. The two steal a car and discover an old man sleeping in the back. The boys then discover, that he is not a man at all, but an enigmatic forest spirit who teaches them important lessons about nature and life. This was the last film of classic French actor Yves Montand, who died of heart failure as did his character in the film during the shooting in 1991.
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Special Features

Jean-Jacques Beineix's interview with Tim Rhys, publisher of Moviemaker Magazine; Photo gallery
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 8/18/2009
  • UPC: 881394107427
  • Original Release: 1992
  • Source: Cinema Libre
  • Region Code: 0
  • Sound: Dolby Digital Stereo
  • Language: Français
  • Time: 1:55:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 70,469

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Yves Montand Leon Marcel
Olivier Martinez Tony
Sekkou Sall Jockey
Géraldine Pailhas Gloria
Sotigui Kouyaté Emile
Georges Staquet Jean-Marie
Bernard Lepinaux Canon Ball
Carole Richert Sophia
Jacques Giraud Policeman
Serge Feuillard Policeman
Alain Stern Motel Manager
Gabriel Monnet Butcher
Nathalie Dorval Emergency Nurse
Martine Gautier Nurse
Jenny Cleve Sister
Alain Frerot Son
Anne Marie Pisani Matron
Colette Renard
Technical Credits
Jean-Jacques Beineix Director, Screenwriter
Pierre Befve Sound/Sound Designer
Georges Demetreau Special Effects
Ambre Fernandez Set Decoration/Design
Jacques Forgeas Screenwriter
Judith Gayo Makeup
Joëlle Hache Editor
Dominique Hennequin Sound/Sound Designer
Jean-François Robin Cinematographer
Dan Weil Production Designer, Set Decoration/Design
Gabriel Yared Score Composer
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Jean-Jacques Beineix Collection: IP5
2. Intro [6:43]
3. A Great Gift [10:21]
4. Advertising [9:36]
5. Rabbit Killer [11:06]
6. Going for a Dip [11:43]
7. Mountains & Snow [9:35]
8. The Island [9:11]
9. I Think of Her [10:06]
10. Straight as a Blade [9:35]
11. Going Back Home [7:45]
12. The Marcel Family [8:05]
13. All Alone [8:02]
14. The Snow Credits [6:16]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Jean-Jacques Beineix Collection: IP5
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   Chapters
   Bonus Features
      Jean-Jacques Beineix with Tim Rhys of Moviemaker Magazine
      Photo Gallery
   Also from Cinema Libre Studios
      Beineix Collection
      Betty Blue
      Tre
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