The Lighthouse Keepers (film)

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The Lighthouse Keepers
French Gardiens de phare
Directed by Jean Grémillon
Written byPierre Antier (play)
P. Cloquemin (play)
Jacques Feyder
Starring Paul Fromet  [ fr ]
Geymond Vital
Genica Athanasiou
Cinematography Georges Périnal
Films du Grand Guignol
Release date
  • 4 October 1929 (1929-10-04)
Running time
82 minutes
French intertitles

The Lighthouse Keepers (French: Gardiens de phare) is a 1929 French silent drama film directed by Jean Grémillon and starring Paul Fromet, Geymond Vital and Genica Athanasiou. [1] It is set on the coast of Brittany where two keepers, a father and son, work a lighthouse together.



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  1. Levine, Alison (2011). Framing the Nation: Documentary Film in Interwar France. A&C Black. p. 90. ISBN   978-1441139634.