About the film
france terrorist air force
Release Date: October 15, 2005
|Production Companies||:||Mandarin Films, Outsider Productions, Black Forest Films, CMW Films, M6 Films, Canal+|
|Producers||:||Eric Altmayer, Nicolas Altmayer, Laurent Brochand|
|Writers||:||Gérard Pirès, Albert Uderzo, Jean-Michel Charlier, Gilles Malençon|
Les Chevaliers du ciel (English: Sky Fighters) is a 2005 French film directed by Gérard Pirès about two air force pilots preventing a terrorist attack on the Bastille Day celebrations in Paris. It is based on Tanguy et Laverdure, a comics series by Jean-Michel Charlier and Albert Uderzo – of Astérix fame, which was also made into a hugely successful TV series from 1967 to 1969 making Tanguy and Laverdure, the two main heroes, part of popular Francophone culture.