The Big Brother

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The Big Brother
Directed byFrancis Girod
Written byFrancis Girod
Michel Grisolia
Story bySam Ross
StarringGérard Depardieu
CinematographyBernard Zitzermann
Edited byHenri Colpi
Music byPierre Jansen
Release date
  • 1982 (1982)

The Big Brother (French: Le Grand Frère) is a 1982 French crime drama film written and directed by Francis Girod and starring Gérard Depardieu.[1]

The film was entered into the main competition at the 39th edition of the Venice Film Festival.[2] For her performance Souad Amidou was nominated for Most Promising Actress at the 1983 César Awards.[3]




  1. ^ Variety Film Reviews, Vol. 17. Bowker, 1989. ISBN 9780824052171.
  2. ^ Stefano Reggiani. "Ecco i film che a Venezia si contendono i Leoni d'oro". La Stampa (183). 28 July 1982.
  3. ^ La Revue du cinéma (418). Ligue française de l'enseignement et de l'éducation permanente, 1986.

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