Lost in Transit

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Lost in Transit
Tombés du ciel.jpg
Film poster
Tombés du ciel
Directed by Philippe Lioret
Produced by Frédéric Brillion
Gilles Legrand
Enrique Posner
Written by Philippe Lioret
Michael Ganz
Starring Jean Rochefort
Marisa Paredes
Ticky Holgado
Laura del Sol
Music by Jeff Cohen
Cinematography Thierry Arbogast
Edited by Laurent Quaglio
Distributed by AFMD
Release date
  • September 1993 (1993-09) (San Sebastián)
  • 23 February 1994 (1994-02-23) (France)
Running time
91 minutes
Country France
Language French
Box office $770.000[1]

Lost in Transit (original title: Tombés du ciel; literally "Fallen from the Sky") is a 1993 French film directed by Philippe Lioret. The film is about a man who loses his passport and spends a couple of days at a Paris airport, where he meets four people in similar circumstances. The film won the Grand Prize at the 6th Yubari International Fantastic Film Festival held in February 1995.[2] The film dramatizes the life of Mehran Karimi Nasseri.



Award / Film Festival Category Recipients and nominees Result
San Sebastián International Film Festival Silver Shell for Best Director Philippe Lioret Won
OCIC Award Won
Golden Shell Nominated
Yubari International Fantastic Film Festival Grand Prize Won

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  1. ^ http://www.jpbox-office.com/fichfilm.php?id=4384
  2. ^ "YUBARI INTERNATIONAL FANTASTIC ADVENTURE FILM FESTIVAL'95". yubarifanta.com. Archived from the original on 2004-04-07. Retrieved 2009-09-20. External link in |publisher= (help)

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