The Passerby (1982)

12 04/14/1982 (FR) Drama 1h 50m


During an interview, Max Baumstein, respected chairman of a humanitarian organisation, shoots the Paraguayan ambassador dead, in cold blood. Tried for first-degree murder, he explains himself: the ambassador was a former Nazi official, responsible for the extermination of his family.

  1. Jacques Rouffio

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Joseph Kessel


  3. Jacques Kirsner


Top Billed Cast

  1. Romy Schneider

    Romy Schneider

    Elsa Wiener / Lina Baumstein

  2. Michel Piccoli

    Michel Piccoli

    Max Baumstein

  3. Helmut Griem

    Helmut Griem

    Michel Wiener

  4. Dominique Labourier

    Dominique Labourier

    Charlotte Maupas

  5. Gérard Klein

    Gérard Klein

    Maurice Bouillard

  6. Mathieu Carrière

    Mathieu Carrière

    Ruppert von Leggaert / Federico Logo

  7. Jacques Martin

    Jacques Martin


  8. Wendelin Werner

    Wendelin Werner

    Young Max Baumstein

  9. Marcel Bozonnet

    Marcel Bozonnet


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The Passerby
The Passerby

Original Title La Passante du Sans-Souci

Status Released

Original Language French

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