Sons


1h 28m 1989

Brief Synopsis

Three half-brothers take their ailing father back to France to find the "love of his life," a young woman he left behind following the Normandy Invasion of 1944. The old man dies shortly thereafter, but his three sons know themselves and each other better as a result of their quest.

Film Details

Release Date
1989
Distribution Company
Nouvelles Editions de Films
Location
Palinfield, New Jersey, USA; Rahway, New Jersey, USA; Union, New Jersey, USA; France; Manville, New Jersey, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 28m

Synopsis

Three half-brothers take their ailing father back to France to find the "love of his life," a young woman he left behind following the Normandy Invasion of 1944. The old man dies shortly thereafter, but his three sons know themselves and each other better as a result of their quest.

Crew

Sylvie Barthet

Production Manager (France)

Axel Baumann

Production Assistant

Paul Birk

Gaffer

Hank Blumenthal

Line Producer

Hank Blumenthal

Associate Producer

Walter Cohen

Location Manager

Brandon Cole

Screenwriter

Brandon Cole

Screenplay

Anne Connes

Production Assistant

Stefan Czapsky

Director Of Photography

Kathleen Dowling

Property Master

John Duffy

Script Supervisor

Marie-paule Dumoulein

Other

Virginia Field

Production Designer

Jeremie Frank

Art Direction

Jay Fruend

Editor

George Gibson

2nd Assistant Camera

Carlotta Hanson

Production Coordinator

Elizabeth Karlsen

Production Manager

Todd Klein

Bestboy Grip

Scott Leckie

Production Assistant

Marc Maclane

Production Assistant

A Mader

Music

Lauren Matonis

Hairstyles

Lauren Matonis

Makeup

Liza Mcgiff

Wardrobe Designer

Leslie Mcgovern

Costume Designer

Peter Morello

Stills

Vincent Morgenstern

Production Assistant

Deborah Newman

Set Decorator

Corinna Ott

Production Assistant

Tom Paul

Boom Operator

Macall Polay

Locations Assistant

Tom Potasky

Bestboy Electrician

Lawrence Reilly

Production Assistant

Alexandre Rockwell

Screenwriter

Jeannette Schiebe

2nd Assistant Director

K C Schulberg

Unit Manager

Alexa Shaw

Production Coordinator Assistant

Kira Smith

Craft Services

Charlotte Snyder

3rd Grip

Charlotte Snyder

Electrician

Rick Stribling

Key Grip

James Thomas

Production Assistant

Marc Toberoff

Producer

Zoran Veselic

1st Assistant Camera

Pawel Wdowczak

Sound Recording Mixer

Kathleen Welch

Production Accountant

Karin Wiesel

Art Department Assistant

Lisa Zimble

1st Assistant Director

Film Details

Release Date
1989
Distribution Company
Nouvelles Editions de Films
Location
Palinfield, New Jersey, USA; Rahway, New Jersey, USA; Union, New Jersey, USA; France; Manville, New Jersey, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 28m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States 1989

Released in United States 1998

Released in United States July 26, 1990

Released in United States May 1989

Released in United States October 1991

Released in United States October 2, 1989

Released in United States September 1989

Released in United States Winter January 1, 1989

Shown at Avignon/New York Film Festival (Rockwell Retrospective) in New York City (French Institute) April 24 - May 3, 1998.

Shown at Cannes Film Festival (market) May 14, 17 & 20, 1989.

Shown at Chicago International Film Festival October 12-25, 1991.

Shown at Deauville Film Festival September 1-11, 1989.

Shown at Goodwill Film Festival, Seattle July 26, 1990.

Shown at Montreal World Film Festival (Cinema of Today & Tomorrow) August 24-September 4, 1989.

Shown at Munich Film Festival June 24-July 2, 1989.

Released in United States 1989 (Shown at Montreal World Film Festival (Cinema of Today & Tomorrow) August 24-September 4, 1989.)

Released in United States 1989 (Shown at Munich Film Festival June 24-July 2, 1989.)

Released in United States 1998 (Shown at Avignon/New York Film Festival (Rockwell Retrospective) in New York City (French Institute) April 24 - May 3, 1998.)

Released in United States September 1989 (Shown at Deauville Film Festival September 1-11, 1989.)

Released in United States October 1991 (Shown at Chicago International Film Festival October 12-25, 1991.)

Released in United States October 2, 1989 (Shown at Vancouver International Film Festival October 2, 1989.)

Released in United States Winter January 1, 1989

Released in United States May 1989 (Shown at Cannes Film Festival (market) May 14, 17 & 20, 1989.)

Released in United States July 26, 1990 (Shown at Goodwill Film Festival, Seattle July 26, 1990.)

Shown at Vancouver International Film Festival October 2, 1989.

Began shooting October 26, 1988.

Completed shooting December 1988.