Smoke


1h 52m 1995

Brief Synopsis

A host of characters, including a disenchanted writer, struggle with their identities in contemporary Brooklyn, New York.

Film Details

MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Adaptation
Comedy
Drama
Release Date
1995
Production Company
Eurospace; MIRAMAX; Miramax International; Nippon Film Development & Finance Inc
Distribution Company
MIRAMAX; Cecchi Gori Pictures; Concorde Films; Curzon Artificial Eye; Forum Film Ltd.; MIRAMAX; Miramax Home Entertainment; Monopole Pathe Films Ag; Nordisk Film; PathT International; Pathe Image; Pyramide Distribution; Pyramide Films; Spentzos Films; Ster-Kinekor; StudioCanal; Studiocanal
Location
Brooklyn, New York, USA; New York City, New York, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 52m

Synopsis

A host of characters, including a disenchanted writer, struggle with their identities in contemporary Brooklyn, New York.

Film Details

MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Adaptation
Comedy
Drama
Release Date
1995
Production Company
Eurospace; MIRAMAX; Miramax International; Nippon Film Development & Finance Inc
Distribution Company
MIRAMAX; Cecchi Gori Pictures; Concorde Films; Curzon Artificial Eye; Forum Film Ltd.; MIRAMAX; Miramax Home Entertainment; Monopole Pathe Films Ag; Nordisk Film; PathT International; Pathe Image; Pyramide Distribution; Pyramide Films; Spentzos Films; Ster-Kinekor; StudioCanal; Studiocanal
Location
Brooklyn, New York, USA; New York City, New York, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 52m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States on Video April 9, 1996

Released in United States 1995 (Shown at American Film Market (AFM) in Los Angeles February 23 - March 3, 1995.)

Released in United States 1995 (Shown at San Francisco International Film Festival April 20 - May 4, 1995.)

Released in United States 1995 (Shown at Seattle International Film Festival May 18 - June 11, 1995.)

Released in United States February 1995 (Shown at Berlin International Film Festival (in competition) February 9-20, 1995.)

Released in United States Summer June 9, 1995

Expanded Release in United States June 16, 1995

Expanded Release in United States June 23, 1995

Expanded Release in United States June 30, 1995

Expanded Release in United States July 7, 1995

Expanded Release in United States July 14, 1995

Expanded Release in United States September 8, 1995

Released in United States on Video April 9, 1996

Released in United States 1995

Released in United States February 1995

Released in United States August 1995

Released in United States September 1995

Released in United States September 1996

Shown at American Film Market (AFM) in Los Angeles February 23 - March 3, 1995.

Shown at San Francisco International Film Festival April 20 - May 4, 1995.

Shown at Seattle International Film Festival May 18 - June 11, 1995.

Shown at Berlin International Film Festival (in competition) February 9-20, 1995.

Shown at Locarno International Film Festival August 3-13, 1995.

Shown at Deauville Film Festival (Panorama) September 1-10, 1995.

Completed shooting July 8, 1994.

Began shooting May 5, 1994.

Released in United States Summer June 9, 1995 (NY, LA)

Expanded Release in United States June 16, 1995

Expanded Release in United States June 30, 1995

Expanded Release in United States July 7, 1995

Expanded Release in United States July 14, 1995

Expanded Release in United States September 8, 1995

Expanded Release in United States June 23, 1995

Released in United States August 1995 (Shown at Locarno International Film Festival August 3-13, 1995.)

Released in United States September 1995 (Shown at Deauville Film Festival (Panorama) September 1-10, 1995.)

Released in United States September 1996 (Shown in New York City (Anthology Film Archives) as part of program "Best of the Indies" September 5-15, 1996.)

Winner of the Special Jury Prize, with the jury noting "Harvey Keitel's outstanding acting performance," at the 1995 Berlin International Film Festival. The film also won the International Critics (FIPRESCI) Award and the Readers' Prize of the Berliner Morgenpost.