Tournage du film "un reve plus long que la nuit"

Niki on the set
Niki on the set

From left to right:Peter Whitehead, Jean Tinguely, Niki, Bernd Luginbuhl

Madame Niki and pensioneers
Madame Niki and pensioneers

Niki de Saint Phalle,Catherine Versepuy, daughter Laura Duke Condominas as main character in "Camelia" or in French "Un rêve plus long que la nuit"

On the set
On the set

cinematographer Peter Whitehead with Laurence Bourqui (young Camelia) and the Dawarf

Penis artillery
Penis artillery

Arrival of the artillery

Luginbuhl, Laura Duke and Daniel Spo
Luginbuhl, Laura Duke and Daniel Spo

Bernt Luginbuhl, Laura Duke Condominas, Daniel Spoerri in a scene shot inside the Cyclop

Homme-oiseau, Birdman
Homme-oiseau, Birdman

Humbert Balsan playing, l'Homme-oiseau in the Cyclop

Young Camelia meets the Witch
Young Camelia meets the Witch

Marina Karella playing la sorcière (the Witch), luring Laurence Bourqui (playing little girl Camelia), from the sculpture "le rêve de Diane"

Niki directing
Niki directing

Niki de Saint Phalle directing a scene in the brothel

Tinguely and Régine Desforges
Tinguely and Régine Desforges

Jean Tinguely and writer/publisher Régine Desforges in a scene of the brothel

Bride Laura and Madame Niki
Bride Laura and Madame Niki

Laura Duke, bride and pensioneer in Madame Niki's brothel

Dragon and the Dwarf
Dragon and the Dwarf

Shooting of the Dragon's arrival, about to eat the Dwarf

The bride prostitute and the Prince
The bride prostitute and the Prince

Laura Duke and writer Michel de Grèce acting in a scene in the brothel

pfiffers in the Cyclop
pfiffers in the Cyclop

Luginbuhl Laura Duke, Michel de Grèce and the clique of pfiffers

Niki and Laura adjust makeup
Niki and Laura adjust makeup

Niki and daughter Laura Duke perfect their makeup ahead of shooting

Tinguely and Régine Desforges
Tinguely and Régine Desforges

Jean Tinguely spewing confetti following Régine Desforges's attentions: scene in the brothel

Tinguely, Niki , Humbert Balsan
Tinguely, Niki , Humbert Balsan

Jean Tinguely, Niki and Humbert Balsan mourning in the beginning of the movie

Niki making up her mind
Niki making up her mind

Niki thinks about best disposition of a scene in the brothel

Laura, Michel de Grèce and the Dwarf
Laura, Michel de Grèce and the Dwarf

Laura Duke, Michel de Grèce and the Dwarf in the scene of the brothel

General Tinguely
General Tinguely

Jean Tinguely and his army arrive at the brothel

Tinguely soldiers in the brothel
Tinguely soldiers in the brothel

Soldiers engage with the brothel pensioneers (Tinguely, Marie Beltrami, Martine Maréchal among others)

Laura Duke waiting
Laura Duke waiting

Leading actress Laura Duke waiting between shots

Humbert Balsan
Humbert Balsan

Humbert Balsan and Laurence Bourqui, who plays Camelia as a little girl

On the battleground
On the battleground

Artillery elements awaiting action

Bishop and artillery
Bishop and artillery

Samuel Mercer (the Bishop) blessing the cannons.

confrontation of the generals
confrontation of the generals

Luginbuhl and Jean Tinguely, rival generals about to fight for possession of the héroine

The battleground
The battleground

General Tinguely and his artillery will fight for the possession of Camelia tied up to a tree

Fighting
Fighting

Smoke and furor

Tinguely directs the fire
Tinguely directs the fire

General Jean Tinguely commands his pink cannons.