Quills

Quills

  • 2000
  • Drama
  • USA
A fictional work that reconstructs the unknown fate of the Marquis de Sade, the writer and sexual deviant who was imprisoned in an insane asylum for the last 10 years of his life. The Marquis de Sade befriends the director of the asylum and shares affections with the asylum laundress. When a doctor is sent in to cure the Marquis of his supposed madness, the Marquis's rebellious character only grows stronger.

Cast

The Marquis de Sade
Madeleine
Coulmier
Dr. Royer-Collard
Madame LeClerc
Delbené
Simone
Renee Pelagie
Prouix

Crew

Philip Kaufman Director
Doug Wright Writer (Play), Writer (Screenplay)
Julia Chasman Producer
Mark Huffam Co-Producer
Peter Kaufman Producer
Des McAnuff Executive Producer
Sandra Schulberg Executive Producer
Nick Wechsler Producer
Rudulf Wiesmeier Executive Producer
Stephen Warbeck Original Music
Rogier Stoffers Cinematographer
Peter Boyle Film Editor
Martin Childs Production Designer
Steven Lawrence Art Direction
Mark Raggett Art Direction
Jill Quertier Set Decoration
Jacqueline West Costume Designer
Nuala Conway Hair Stylist, Makeup Artist