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by Alain Corneau


In 1918 the brave Capt. Morsac is dispatched to the Pacific island colonies to convince the bare-chested, tattooed natives to join up and head for the trenches in Europe.

international title: The Prince of the Pacific
original title: Le Prince du Pacifique
country: France, Spain
sales agent: TF1 Studio
year: 2000
genre: fiction
directed by: Alain Corneau
film run: 90'
release date: FR 20/12/2000, BE 20/12/2000, CH 21/12/2000, ES 31/08/2001, BG 30/06/2002, IT 18/07/2002
screenplay: Christian Biegalski, Pierre Geller, Thierry Lhermitte
cast: Thierry Lhermitte, Patrick Timsit, Marie Trintignant, François Berléand, Anituavau Lande
cinematography by: Patrick Blossier
film editing: Marie-Josèphe Yoyotte
art director: Corinne Jorry, Jean-Marc Kerdelhue
costumes designer: Cristine Guegan
music: Deep Forest
producer: Louis Becker
production: TF1 Films Production, Mate Production, Vía Digital
distributor: UGC Distribution, Belga Film (BE), Monopole Pathé (CH), Lauren Film (ES), Radvision (BG), Sharada (IT), Eco Filmes (PT)