Director, Actor FRANCE

Patrice CHEREAU

Patrice CHEREAU

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Biography

Patrice has not only trained a new generation of French actors at the Amandiers de Nanterre, he is also a distinguished international theatre and opera director. His first forays into filmmaking revealed the meticulous and concentrated elegance of his directing style, which did not go unnoticed. After Flesh of the Orchid, he directed The Wounded Man (1983) and Hôtel de France (1987), followed by Queen Margot (1994) and Those Who Love Me Can Take the Train (1998), all which were in the Cannes Film Festival's official selection. Queen Margot was awarded two prizes, one of which was the Jury Prize. Intimacy shot in London and based on a story by the writer Hanif Kureishi, received the Berlin Golden Bear and the 2001 Louis-Delluc Award for the Best French Film.
His latest film, Son Frère, based on a story by the writer Philippe Besson, was awarded the 2003 Berlin Silver Bear.

Films presented at Cannes

Awards

LA REINE MARGOT
LA REINE MARGOT 1994 Jury Prize Director, Script / Dialogue
Jury members
President - Feature films - 2003
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Directors

Agnès VARDA

Agnès VARDA

Director
André TÉCHINÉ

André TÉCHINÉ

Director
Fisher STEVENS

Fisher STEVENS

Director
Jean DRÉVILLE

Jean DRÉVILLE

Director
Jane CAMPION

Jane CAMPION

Actress
Michel DEVILLE

Michel DEVILLE

Director
Percy ADLON

Percy ADLON

Sergey DVORTSEVOY

Sergey DVORTSEVOY

Script Writer
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