The Sacha Guitry Affair (L'affaire Sacha Guitry) 16 years old

On the morning of 23 August 1944 Sacha Guitry was arrested at his Paris appartment, as the French capital was being liberated. Accused of collaboration with the enemy, the author of successful plays ("My Father was Right," "Let's Make a Dream," "Quadrille") and director of the theatre of the Madeleine was to remain captive for sixty days. His detention took from from the depot, to the Vel' d'hiv', then Drancy, and finally Fresnes Prison.


The Sacha Guitry Affair Cast

Name Character
Jean-François Balmer He was 61, now 78 years old as Sacha Guitry
Bernard Alane He was 58, now 75 years old as Me Delzons
Gérard Lartigau He was 65, 72 years old when he died as Taittinger
Marie Desgranges She was 36, now 53 years old as la soeur

The Sacha Guitry Affair Crew

Name Department
Fabrice Cazeneuve as Director. He was 55 (now 71) years old Directing
Lorraine Lévy as Scenario Writer. She was 48 (now 65) years old Writing
The Sacha Guitry Affair poster
The Sacha Guitry Affair (16 years)

  • Release day: Tuesday, July 24, 2007