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Gérard Depardieu
GéRARD XAVIER MARCEL DEPARDIEU (French: ( listen ); born 27 December 1948) is a French actor, filmmaker, businessman and vineyard owner. He is one of the most prolific character actors in film history, having completed approximately 170 films since 1967. He received critical acclaim for his performances in The Last Metro (1980), for which he won the César Award for Best Actor , in Police (1985), for which he won the Venice Film Festival Award for Best Actor, Jean de Florette (1986), and Cyrano de Bergerac (1990), winning the Cannes Film Festival for Best Actor , his second César Award
César Award
for Best Actor , and his first Academy Award nomination for Best Actor
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National Order Of Quebec
The NATIONAL ORDER OF QUEBEC, termed officially in French as l'Ordre national du Québec, and in English abbreviation as the Order of Quebec, is a civilian honour for merit in the Canadian province of Quebec
Quebec
. Instituted in 1984 when Lieutenant Governor Jean-Pierre Côté granted Royal Assent
Royal Assent
to the Loi sur l'Ordre national du Québec (National Order of Quebec
Quebec
Act), the order is administered by the Governor-in-Council and is intended to honour current or former Quebec residents for conspicuous achievements in any field, being thus described as the highest honour in Quebec
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2015 Cannes Film Festival
The 68TH CANNES FILM FESTIVAL was held from 13 to 24 May 2015 . Joel and Ethan Coen were the Presidents of the Jury for the main competition. It was the first time that two people chaired the jury. Since the Coen brothers each received a separate vote, they were joined by seven other jurors to form the customary nine-juror panel. French actor Lambert Wilson was the host for the opening and closing ceremonies. The Palme d\'Or was awarded to the French film Dheepan directed by Jacques Audiard . On winning the award Audiard said "To receive a prize from the Coen brothers is something pretty exceptional. I'm very touched". The festival poster featured Hollywood star and Swedish actress Ingrid Bergman
Ingrid Bergman
, photographed by David Seymour
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Châteauroux
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries. 2 Population without double counting : residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once. CHâTEAUROUX (French pronunciation: ​ ) is the capital of the Indre department in central France
France
and the second-largest town in the province of Berry , after Bourges . Its residents are called Castelroussins. CONTENTS * 1 Climate * 2 History * 3 Awards * 4 Sights * 5 Sports * 6 Festivals * 7 Transport * 8 Personalities * 8.1 Other personalities * 9 International relations * 10 Population * 11 See also * 12 References * 13 External links CLIMATE Châteauroux
Châteauroux
temperatures range from an average January low of 0.8 °C (33 °F) to an average August high of 25.1 °C (77 °F)
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Élisabeth Depardieu
ÉLISABETH DEPARDIEU (née ÉLISABETH DOMINIQUE LUCIE GUIGNOT; born 5 August 1941) is a French actress, writer, co-producer, ex-wife of actor Gérard Depardieu and mother of actors Guillaume and Julie . CONTENTS * 1 Personal life * 2 Career * 3 Filmography * 4 Notes * 5 External links PERSONAL LIFE This section of a biography of a living person DOES NOT INCLUDE ANY REFERENCES OR SOURCES . Please help by adding reliable sources . Contentious material about living people that is unsourced or poorly sourced MUST BE REMOVED IMMEDIATELY. Find sources: "Élisabeth Depardieu" – news · newspapers · books · scholar · JSTOR (September 2011) (Learn how and when to remove this template message ) ÉLISABETH DOMINIQUE LUCIE GUIGNOT was born to a well-off Parisian family and married Gérard Depardieu on 19 February 1970. They had two children together, actors Guillaume Depardieu
Guillaume Depardieu
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Carole Bouquet
CAROLE BOUQUET (born 18 August 1957) is a French actress and fashion model, who has appeared in more than 50 films since 1977. She played Bond girl
Bond girl
Melina Havelock in the 1981 James Bond film For Your Eyes Only . In 1990, she was awarded the César Award for Best Actress for her role in Too Beautiful for You
Too Beautiful for You
. CONTENTS * 1 Life and career * 2 Filmography * 3 Theatre * 4 References * 5 External links LIFE AND CAREERBouquet was born in Neuilly-sur-Seine , France. Her classical good looks won her a role as the Bond girl
Bond girl
Melina Havelock in the 1981 movie For Your Eyes Only , but she also acted in a number of mainstream European films throughout the 1980s and continues to do so in France
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Guillaume Depardieu
GUILLAUME DEPARDIEU (7 April 1971 – 13 October 2008) was a French actor, winner of a César Award
César Award
, and the oldest child of Gérard Depardieu . CONTENTS * 1 Early life * 2 Career * 3 Personal life * 4 Death * 5 Filmography * 5.1 Cinema * 5.2 TV * 6 Discography * 7 References * 8 External links EARLY LIFEDepardieu was the son of actor Gérard Depardieu and his first wife, actress Élisabeth Depardieu (née Guignot). He was the brother of actress Julie Depardieu , and half-brother of Roxane and Jean Depardieu. CAREERGuillaume shared the screen with his father several times throughout his career, beginning with his first film role, aged three, playing Gérard's son in Claude Goretta 's That Wonderful Crook ("Pas Si Méchant Que Ça") in 1974
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Julie Depardieu
JULIE MARION DEPARDIEU (born 18 June 1973) is a French actress who has appeared in a number of successful films. CONTENTS * 1 Early life * 2 Career * 3 Filmography * 4 Theatre * 5 References * 6 External links EARLY LIFEBorn 18 June 1973 in Paris, she is the daughter of Gérard Depardieu and Élisabeth Depardieu and the sister of the late Guillaume Depardieu – all of whom have worked as film actors. She has two paternal half-siblings: half-sister Roxane and half-brother Jean. She has two sons, Billy (born 16 June 2011) and Alfred (born 8 August 2012), with Philippe Katerine . She is also the aunt of Louise Depardieu, daughter of her late brother Guillaume. CAREERIn 2004, she won two César Awards (Best Supporting Actress and Best Young Actress ) for La petite Lili and won another (Best Supporting Actress) for Un secret in 2008
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The Last Metro
THE LAST METRO (French : LE DERNIER MéTRO) is a 1980 historical drama made by Les Films du Carrosse, written and directed by the French filmmaker François Truffaut
François Truffaut
, and starring Catherine Deneuve and Gérard Depardieu
Gérard Depardieu
. The film is set during the time of the French occupation and demonstrates passive resistance through culture in the story of a small Parisian theatre surviving censorship , antisemitism and material shortages to emerge triumphant at the war’s end. In 1981, the film won ten Césars for: best film, best actor (Depardieu), best actress (Deneuve), best cinematography, best director (Truffaut), best editing, best music, best production design, best sound and best writing. It received Best Foreign Film nominations in the Academy Awards
Academy Awards
and Golden Globes
Golden Globes

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César Award For Best Actor
This is the list of winners and nominees of the CéSAR AWARD FOR BEST ACTOR (French : César du meilleur acteur)
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Police (1985 Film)
POLICE is a 1985 French romantic crime drama film directed by Maurice Pialat and starring Gérard Depardieu , Sophie Marceau
Sophie Marceau
, and Sandrine Bonnaire . Written by Catherine Breillat , the film is about a moody, jaded police detective investigating a drug ring who falls for a mysterious woman and is drawn into a shady and dangerous scheme. The film had 1,830,970 admissions in France. CONTENTS * 1 Plot * 2 Cast * 3 Accolades * 4 References * 5 External links PLOTWhen Mangin, a jaded French police inspector (Depardieu), starts to investigate a Tunisian drug ring , he finds his morals being clouded by his interactions with the criminals and especially Noria (Marceau), the girlfriend of one of them
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Venice Film Festival
The VENICE FILM FESTIVAL or VENICE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Italian : Mostra Internazionale d'Arte Cinematografica della Biennale di Venezia, "International Exhibition of Cinematographic Art of the Venice
Venice
Biennale
Biennale
"), founded in 1932, is the oldest film festival in the world and one of the "Big Three " film festivals alongside the Cannes Film Festival and Berlin International Film Festival
Berlin International Film Festival
. The film festival is part of the Venice
Venice
Biennale
Biennale
, which was founded by the Venetian City Council in 1895
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Jean De Florette
JEAN DE FLORETTE (French pronunciation: ​ ) is a 1986 French period drama film directed by Claude Berri , based on a novel by Marcel Pagnol . It is followed by Manon des Sources . The film takes place in rural Provence
Provence
, where two local farmers plot to trick a newcomer out of his newly inherited property. The film starred three of France's most prominent actors – Gérard Depardieu
Gérard Depardieu
, Daniel Auteuil
Daniel Auteuil
, who won a BAFTA award for his performance, and Yves Montand
Yves Montand
in one of his last roles before his death. The film was shot, together with Manon des Sources, over a period of seven months. At the time the most expensive French film ever made, it was a great commercial and critical success, both domestically and internationally, and was nominated for eight César awards, and ten BAFTAs
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Cyrano De Bergerac (1990 Film)
CYRANO DE BERGERAC is a 1990 French comedy drama film directed by Jean-Paul Rappeneau
Jean-Paul Rappeneau
and based on the 1897 play of the same name by Edmond Rostand
Edmond Rostand
, adapted by Jean-Claude Carrière
Jean-Claude Carrière
and Rappeneau. It stars Gérard Depardieu
Gérard Depardieu
, Anne Brochet
Anne Brochet
and Vincent Pérez . The film was a co-production between companies in France
France
and Hungary. The film is the first theatrical film version of Rostand's original play in colour, and the second theatrical film version of the play in the original French. It is also considerably more lavish and more faithful to the original than previous film versions of the play. The film had 4,732,136 admissions in France
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