The Machine


1h 36m 1996

Brief Synopsis

Disastrous consequences ensue when a nerve doctor creates a machine that can switch minds from one body to another.

Film Details

Also Known As
Machine, La
MPAA Rating
Release Date
1996
Production Company
Centre National Du Cinema; France 2 Cinéma; German Federal Film Board; Le Studio Canal Plus; M6 Films; Polygram Filmed Entertainment; Polygram Filmed Entertainment; Studio Babelsberg Motion Pictures Gmbh; StudioCanal
Distribution Company
Gaga Communications (Parent); Independent Productions; Pan Europeenne; Polygram Filmed Entertainment; Polygram Video; Sogepaq S.A.
Location
Paris, France; Babelsberg Studios, Berlin, Germany

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 36m

Synopsis

Disastrous consequences ensue when a nerve doctor creates a machine that can switch minds from one body to another.

Crew

Francis Barrois

Location Manager

Christophe Beaucarne

1st Assistant Camera

Rene Belletto

Source Material (From Novel)

Pascale Beraud

Extras Casting

Jeanne Biras

Casting

Noelle Boisson

Editor

Elizabeth Boorn

Other

Patrick Bordier

Production Manager

Bernard Bouix

Co-Executive Producer (France)

Eric Boutin

Other

Cedric Chami

Chief Hair Stylist

Bernard Chaumeil

Boom Operator

Laurent Chiomento

Location Manager

Pierre Choumeurthe

Other

Rene Cleitman

Producer

Carlos Conti

Production Designer

Cecile Cotte

Dialogue Coach

Nicolas Davy

Other

Frederic Dubois

Assistant Location Manager

François Dupeyron

Screenwriter

Segolene Fleury

Production Coordinator

Remy Fourneron

2nd Assistant Camera

Pierre Gamet

Sound Mixer

Francois Goize

2nd Assistant Director

Leonardo Haertling

2nd Assistant Art Director

Cathy Joube

1st Assistant Director

Benedicte Kermadec

Other

Marc Koninckx

Camera Operator

Gilles Laboulandine

Chief Construction

Phillippe Lacomblez

Assistant Art Director

Gerard Lamps

Sound

Marcel Laude

Set Props

Anne Le Campion

Sound Department

Dietrich Lohmann

Director Of Photography

Frederic Moreau

Special Digital Effects; Special Optical Effects

David Morel De St Jean

2nd Assistant Art Director

Agatra Moro

Chief Hair Stylist

Thi Thanh Tu Nguyen

Chief Makeup

Gil Noir

Costumer

Jean-pierre Nossereau

Location Props

Alain Pitrel

Property Master

Michel Portal

Music

+lisabeth Tavernier

Costume Designer

Vincent Trintignant

Other

Ingrid Windisch

Co-Executive Producer (Germany)

Sylvie Zajdner

Other

Khadija Zeggaï

Costumer

Film Details

Also Known As
Machine, La
MPAA Rating
Release Date
1996
Production Company
Centre National Du Cinema; France 2 Cinéma; German Federal Film Board; Le Studio Canal Plus; M6 Films; Polygram Filmed Entertainment; Polygram Filmed Entertainment; Studio Babelsberg Motion Pictures Gmbh; StudioCanal
Distribution Company
Gaga Communications (Parent); Independent Productions; Pan Europeenne; Polygram Filmed Entertainment; Polygram Video; Sogepaq S.A.
Location
Paris, France; Babelsberg Studios, Berlin, Germany

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 36m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States on Video December 17, 1996

Began shooting January 3, 1994.

Completed shooting March 25, 1994.

Released in United States on Video December 17, 1996