Blame It on Fidel


1h 39m 2006

Brief Synopsis

Anna is nine years-old. For her, life is simple, structured by order and routine. A comfortable life, spent mostly between Paris and Bordeaux. Over a period of one year, 1970 to 1971, Anne's life is shattered by her parents' political commitment.

Film Details

Also Known As
Faute A Fidel, La, La Faute A Fidel, Tutta colpa di Fidel
MPAA Rating
NR
Genre
Adaptation
Drama
Family
Foreign
Period
Political
Release Date
2006
Production Company
France 3 Cinéma; Gaumont; Gaumont; Les Films Du Worso
Distribution Company
Koch Lorber Films, LLC; Bir Film; Equinoxe Films; Filmes Do Estação; G-Sony; Gaumont Columbia Tristar Films; Institute Of Contemporary Arts (ICA); Les Films De L'Elysee; ZON Lusomundo (now part of NOS Audiovisuals); Zeta Films (Argentina)

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 39m

Synopsis

Anna is nine years-old. For her, life is simple, structured by order and routine. A comfortable life, spent mostly between Paris and Bordeaux. Over a period of one year, 1970 to 1971, Anne's life is shattered by her parents' political commitment.

Film Details

Also Known As
Faute A Fidel, La, La Faute A Fidel, Tutta colpa di Fidel
MPAA Rating
NR
Genre
Adaptation
Drama
Family
Foreign
Period
Political
Release Date
2006
Production Company
France 3 Cinéma; Gaumont; Gaumont; Les Films Du Worso
Distribution Company
Koch Lorber Films, LLC; Bir Film; Equinoxe Films; Filmes Do Estação; G-Sony; Gaumont Columbia Tristar Films; Institute Of Contemporary Arts (ICA); Les Films De L'Elysee; ZON Lusomundo (now part of NOS Audiovisuals); Zeta Films (Argentina)

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 39m

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Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States January 2007 (Shown at Sundance Film Festival (World Cinema Dramatic Competition) January 18-28, 2007.)

Released in United States Summer August 3, 2007 (NY)

Released in United States September 2006 (Shown at Deauville Festival of American Cinema September 1-10, 2006.)

Released in United States September 14, 2007 (Los Angeles)

Released in United States October 2006 (Shown at Rome Film Festival (Extra) October 13-21, 2006.)

Winner of the Michel d'Ornano award at the 2006 Deauville Festival of American Cinema.

Released in United States 2007

Released in United States January 2007

Released in United States October 2006

Released in United States on Video November 6, 2007

Released in United States September 14, 2007

Released in United States September 2006

Released in United States Summer August 3, 2007

Shown at Deauville Festival of American Cinema September 1-10, 2006.

Shown at Rome Film Festival (Extra) October 13-21, 2006.

Shown at the Los Angeles Film Festival (International Showcase) June 21-July 1, 2007.

Based on the novel "Tutta Colpa di Fidel" written by Domitilla Calamai.

Released in United States 2007 (Shown at the Los Angeles Film Festival (International Showcase) June 21-July 1, 2007.)

Released in United States on Video November 6, 2007