Release dateJuly 1983 (1983-07) (Moscow)
28 August 1983 (1983-08-28) (Canada) WriterClaude Fournier, Marie-Jose Raymond, Gabrielle Roy (novel) ScreenplayClaude Fournier, Marie-Jose Raymond CastMireille Deyglun (Florentine Lacasse), Pierre Chagnon (Jean), Michel Forget (Azarius Lacasse) Similar moviesThe Alley Cat (1985), JA Martin Photographer (1977), The Tracey Fragments (2007), The Piano Mans Daughter (2003), The Stone Angel (2008)
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The Tin Flute (French: Bonheur d'occasion) is a 1983 Canadian drama film directed by Claude Fournier and based on the novel of the same name. It was entered into the 13th Moscow International Film Festival. The film was selected as the Canadian entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 56th Academy Awards, but it was not accepted as a nominee.
The film was co-produced by the National Film Board of Canada's French-language branch, Ciné St-Henri Inc., and Société Radio-Canada, the French-language branch of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation .
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