Hollywood, 1927. George Valentin is a successful actor, a seducer, a star that will not easily be eclipsed. At least as long as he doesn’t have to talk. Things get complicated for George when the talking pictures hit the scene and the industry shuts the doors in the face of the gentlemen who silently came to the re
Paris, 1967. Actor, writer and director, he worked in television before taking the big leap to cinema with Mes amis (99). This feature-length film was followed by OSS 117: Cairo, Nest of Spies (06) and OSS 117: Lost in Rio (09). The Artist became the big sensation in the official selection at the most recent Cannes Film Festival.
Edition: 2011 Section: Special Session Original language: