The Coffin Affair

The Coffin Affair

Director: Jean-Claude Labrecque

Year: 1980

Plot: In 1953, in the Gaspé forest, there are three bodies half eaten by bears. Fearing repercussions on tourism and investment, Prime minister Maurice Duplessis decided to make an example accusing Wilbert Coffin.
Original Title: L'affaire Coffin
Director: Jean-Claude Labrecque
Writer: Jacques Hébert , Jacques Benoit , Robert Ménard
Producer: Robert Ménard
Type: movie
Year: 1980
Genres: Biography, Crime, Drama, History
Cast: Gabriel Arcand , August Schellenberg , Thomas Donohue , Yvon Dufour , Micheline Lanctôt , Roger Lebel , Jean-Marie Lemieux , Aubert Pallascio , Raymond Cloutier , Robert Gravel , Gaston Lepage , Gilbert Sicotte
Runtimes: 107
Countries: Canada
Languages: French
Color Info: Color
Sound Mix: Mono
Original Air Date: 10 Sep 1980 (Canada)
Rating: 6.3
Votes: 50
Year: 1980
Akas: The Coffin Affair (United States) , Sentença Final (Brazil)
Production Companies: Films Cine Scene , Les Productions Vidéofilms Ltée
Distributors: Astral Video , Les Films Mutuels
Cinematographer: Pierre Mignot
Producer: Robert Ménard
Art Direction: Vianney Gauthier
Box Office: CAD788,000 (estimated)
Composer: Anne Lauber
Editor: André Corriveau
Editorial Department: Thomas Metzger
Miscellaneous Crew: Marie La Haye
Costume Designer: Louise Jobin
Make Up: Richard Duval
Camera and Electrical Department: Daniel Chrétien
Set Decoration: Jean Kazemirchuk , Claude Paré
Special Effects: Joe Elsner