Brothers of the desert

Brothers of the desert

Feathers or The Four Feathers in Quebec ( The Four Feathers ) is a américaino-British film director Indian Shekhar Kapur , released in 2002 .

Synopsis

In 1898, Harry Feverham, an officer of the British Empire, refused to fight in Sudan and left the army. Synonymous with dishonor, his act immediately excludes him from London’s high society.

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Three of his friends and his fiancée send him four white feathers symbolizing cowardice.

Misunderstood and tormented, Harry learns that his former regiment has fallen into the hands of Sudanese rebels. He decides to regain his honor by going to save his friends.

Technical sheet

  • French titles: Frères du désert ( France ) and Les Quatre Plumes ( Quebec )
  • Original title: The Four Feathers
  • Director: Shekhar Kapur
  • Scenario: Michael Schiffer and Hossein Amini , based on AEW Mason’s novel
  • Producers: Paul Feldsher , Robert D. and Stanley R. Jaffe and Marty Katz
  • Co-producer: Laurie Borg
  • Executive Producers: Julie Goldenstein and Allon Reich
  • Music: James Horner
  • Production Companies: Paramount Pictures , Miramax Films , Jaffilms , Belhaven Limited , Dune Films and Marty Katz Productions
  • Distribution Companies: Paramount Pictures and Miramax Films • TFM Distribution
  • Duration: 131 minutes
  • Country: United States , United Kingdom
  • Genre: Adventure , Drama , War
  • Release dates in theaters:
    •  United States :
    •  United Kingdom :
    •  France :

Distribution

CaptionFrench Version (VF)Version Québécoise (VQ) 1
  • Heath Ledger (VF: Damien Ferrette , VQ: Patrice Dubois ) : Harry Feversham
  • Wes Bentley (VF: Damien Boisseau , VQ: Gilbert Lachance ) : Jack Durrance
  • Kate Hudson (VF: Barbara Delsol , VQ: Camille Cyr-Desmarais ) : Ethne Eustace
  • Djimon Hounsou (VQ: Pierre Auger ) : Abu Fatma
  • Rupert Penry-Jones (VF: Jérôme Pauwels ) : Willoughby
  • Lucy Gordon : Isabelle
  • Kris Marshall (VQ: Martin Watier ) : Edward Castleton
  • Michael Sheen (VQ: Jacques Lavallée ) : William Trench
  • James Cosmo : Col. Sutch
  • Tim Pigott-Smith (VQ: Vincent Davy ) : General Feversham
  • Christian Coulson : the drum boy (uncredited)

Notes and references

  1. ↑ “Quebec dubbing sheet of the film”  [ archive ] on Doublage Québec , accessed November 30, 2014

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