Catherine Deneuve is a French actress, singer, model, and producer, best known for films such as ‘Repulsion’ (1965), ‘Tristana’ (1970), and ‘A Matter of Resistance (1966). She made her film debut in ‘Les Collégiennes as ‘Une grande,’ in 1957, as a teenager.
She had her first significant role in ‘Vice and Virtue’ (1963). She had her breakthrough role in the 1964 musical ‘Umbrellas of Cherbourg,’ which brought her a lot of opportunities. She gave great performance in films such as ‘Belle de Jour’ (1967), ‘Mississippi Mermaid’ (1969), ‘The Last Metro’ (1980), ‘Belle maman’ (1999), and ‘Indochine’ (1992), which also earned her first ‘Academy Award’ nomination for ‘Best Actress.’ Her notable roles in the 21st century came in films such as ‘8 Women’ (2002), ‘A Talking Picture’ (2003), ‘On My Way’ (2013), ‘Standing Tall’ (2015), and ‘The Midwife (2017). Catherine is also a 14-time ‘César Award’ nominee.
Carol is a disturbed young woman from Belgium, living and working in London as a manicurist. She suffers from an unusual fear of men and their advances trigger violent hallucinations and nightmares. The British psychological-horror film follows Carol's point of view and her vivid visions.
Dancer in the Dark is the story of a young East European immigrant, who comes to the USA with her young son with a dream in her eyes. Struggling to survive, herself suffering from degenerating eye condition, she continues to save money so that her son can undergo surgery to save his eyesight. But fate is not kind to her and she ends up being labeled as a communist sympathizer and murderer.
After an argument with friends, Liza is left alone on a Mediterranean island where she meets comics’ illustrator Giorgio, who prefers to live away from city-life with his beloved dog Melampo. Liza falls for the man, but Giorgio ignores her and continues to talk with Melampo, which makes Liza jealous. After she lets Melampo drown, she is made to take his place.
This Italian comedy film shows the dressing room in a beach house which is being visited by a variety of characters including a female basketball team, two soldiers, etc. whose lives become entangled hopelessly.
Male Hunt is a comedy film which tells the story of a young man Antoine, who is about to get married to Gisele. His friend Julien, who is a bachelor, tries to talk him out of the marriage, by telling him terrifying stories of his own experience.
Howard Brubaker, a Wall Street broker, is successful professionally, but his personal life is not exactly perfect. At a cocktail party hosted by his boss, he meets and falls for a French woman, Catherine, who he later discovers is the boss’s wife. Catherine too is not quite satisfied in her relationship and the two soon decide to elope to Paris.
An absurdist Western set in modern day Europe, the film is a fictionalized version of Custer's Last Stand, featuring Indians under the leadership of Sitting Bull being trapped in an urban renewal project in Paris. Meanwhile the railroad interest conspires with Pinkerton to bribe General Terry, who in turn employs General Custer to run field operations.
Professional killer, Martin Terrier, wishes to retire, but the organization doesn’t want him to quit. He retreats to the countryside, where he meets Claire and they fall in love. As they return to Paris, Martin is shocked to find that the organization has removed all his bank-money. He has to do one last job for them to get his money and freedom.
During the time of the Nazi occupation of France, at the time of the Second World War, a woman is arrested and deported to a castle in Austria, where a Nazi officer makes her his mistress. Meanwhile, her sister plans to help her escape.
This is a French-Italian comedy film centered on an Italian driving instructor, who feels bloated after consuming too much chicken. Doctors diagnose that the hormones in the chicken have made him feminine enough to conceive and he has become pregnant. Undaunted, he agrees to have his condition published, becoming a role model for many men.
Margaux finds it difficult to manage her two children alone, after her American husband, Peter, returns to New York. When her boss asks to find new rock talent, she signs promising duo Jeremy and Michael. Soon Jeremy falls for Margaux, who is feeling abandoned, and befriends her children. As Peter decides to have a talk with Margaux, what will be her decision?
Based on the life of Marjane Satrapi, the animated movie follows her journey from a young girl in Iran to growing up to be a punk-loving teenage and leaving for Paris. When she returns to Iran, it has become more intolerant with religious absurdities and liberals are being executed.