J.A. Martin Photographer

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J.A. Martin Photographer
Directed by Jean Beaudin
Produced by Jean-Marc Garand
Written by Jean Beaudin
Marcel Sabourin
Starring Marcel Sabourin
Monique Mercure
Music by Maurice Blackburn
Cinematography Pierre Letarte
Pierre Mignot
Edited by Jean Beaudin
Release date
  • 11 February 1977 (1977-02-11)
Running time
100 minutes
Country Canada
Language French

J.A. Martin Photographer (French: J.A. Martin photographe) is a 1977 Canadian drama film directed by Jean Beaudin. It was entered into the 1977 Cannes Film Festival, where Monique Mercure won the award for Best Actress.[1] The film won multiple Canadian Film Awards, including best feature film.[2] It was selected as the Canadian entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 50th Academy Awards, but was not accepted as a nominee.[3] In 1984 the Toronto International Film Festival ranked the film seventh in the Top 10 Canadian Films of All Time.[4]


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  1. ^ "Festival de Cannes: J.A. Martin Photographer". festival-cannes.com. Retrieved 2009-05-10. 
  2. ^ "J.A. Martin Photographer". Collection. National Film Board of Canada. Retrieved 2009-10-20. 
  3. ^ Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
  4. ^ "Top 10 Canadian Films of All Time Archived 3 July 2013 at the Wayback Machine.," The Canadian Encyclopedia, 2012, URL accessed 28 April 2013.

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