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Mathieu Amalric
Mathieu Amalric
(French pronunciation: [ma.tjø a.mal.ʁik] (listen); born 25 October 1965)[1] is a French actor and film-maker. He is best known internationally for his performance as the lead villain in the James Bond film
Bond film
Quantum of Solace, his performance in Steven Spielberg's Munich, and for his role in The Diving Bell and the Butterfly, for which he drew critical acclaim. He has also won several César Awards and the Lumières Award.

Contents

1 Early life 2 Career 3 Personal life 4 Filmography

4.1 As actor 4.2 As film-maker

5 References 6 External links

Early life[edit] Amalric was born in Neuilly-sur-Seine, a suburb of Paris, France, the son of journalists Nicole Zand, a literary critic for Le Monde, and Jacques Amalric, who has worked as a foreign affairs editor for Le Monde and Libération. Amalric's father is French while his mother was born in Poland, to Jewish parents, and moved to France
France
at the outbreak of World War II.[2][3]

Career[edit] Amalric first gained fame in the film Ma Vie Sexuelle (My Sex Life...or How I Got Into an Argument), for which he won a César Award. He was selected to play the James Bond
James Bond
villain Dominic Greene alongside Daniel Craig
Daniel Craig
(with whom he had previously starred in Munich) in the 2008 film Quantum of Solace.[4] In 2007, he starred in the critically acclaimed movie Le Scaphandre et le Papillon, to critical praise. His 2010 film, On Tour, premiered at the 2010 Cannes Film Festival
2010 Cannes Film Festival
and won Amalric the Best Director Award.[5] The 2014 film The Blue Room, which he directed and starred in, was selected to compete in the Un Certain Regard section at the 2014 Cannes Film Festival.[6]

Personal life[edit] Amalric has three sons, two with his ex-wife Jeanne Balibar, and one with his girlfriend, a writer, with whom he currently lives in the Belleville neighbourhood of Paris.[citation needed] He is also an emphatic supporter of Girondins de Bordeaux.

Filmography[edit] As actor[edit]

Year

Title

Role

Notes

1984

Favorites of the Moon

Julien

1991

Vert quoi vers où

Short

1992

The Sentinel

A medical student

La Chasse aux papillons

1993

Les Yeux au plafond

Short; also director and screenwriter

1994

Lettre pour L...

Also assistant director

1995

Tom est tout seul

Uncredited; also assistant director

1996

Le Journal du séducteur

Sebastien

Nominated—Acteurs à l'Écran for Best Actor

My Sex Life... or How I Got Into an Argument

Paul Dedalus

César Award
César Award
for Most Promising Actor

1997

Genealogies of a Crime

Yves

1998

L'Interview

Julien

Short

On a très peu d'amis

Ivan

Dieu seul me voit (Versailles-Chantiers)

Atchoum

Late August, Early September

Gabriel

Alice and Martin

Benjamin Sauvagnac

1999

Trois ponts sur la rivière

Arthur Echéant

Farewell, Home Sweet Home

Drinker at bar

2000

False Servant

Lélio

La Bréche de Roland

Roland

L'Affaire Marcorelle

Fourcade

2001

Boyhood Loves

Paul

Zaïde, un petit air de vengeance

Luigi Scarofolo

Telefilm

2002

Lundi matin

Nicolas

Voice

Les Naufragés de la D17

René

Lulu

The advocate

C'est le bouquet!

Stéphane

2003

A Man, a Real One

Boris

Mes enfants ne sont pas comme les autres

Gérald

Inquiétudes

Art teacher

2004

Cuadrilátero

Short

Les Parallèles

Simon

Short

Kings and Queen

Ismaël Vuillard

César Award
César Award
for Best Actor Lumières Award for Best Actor

Le Pont des Arts

Un spectateur du Nô

Au large de Bad Ragaz

Alex

2005

I Saw Ben Barka Get Killed

Philippe Bernier

Les Matines

Serge

Short

La Moustache

Serge Schaeffer

Munich

Louis

Nominated—National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Supporting Actor (2nd place)Nominated—New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Supporting Actor (2nd place)

Comme James Dean

Robert Benchetrout

Short

Avaler des couleuvres

Tom

Short

2006

Marie Antoinette

Man at Masked Ball

When I Was a Singer

Bruno

Les Signes

Man

Short

Fragments sur la grâce

A reader

Un lever de rideau

Pierre

Short

Le Grand Appartement

Martin

2007

Michou d'Auber

Jacques

Heartbeat Detector

Simon

Copenhagen International Film Festival - Best ActorGijón International Film Festival - Best ActorNominated—Globes de Cristal Award for Best Actor

Actrices

Denis

The Diving Bell and the Butterfly

Jean-Dominique Bauby

César Award
César Award
for Best ActorÉtoiles d'Or for Best Best ActorLumières Award for Best ActorNominated— Detroit Film Critics Society Award for Best ActorNominated— Globes de Cristal Award for Best Actor

L'Histoire de Richard O.

Richard O.

A Secret

François Grimbert à 37 ans

2008

57000 km entre nous

Simon

A Christmas Tale

Henri

On War

Bertrand

Mesrine: Public Enemy Number One

François Besse

Nominated— Globes de Cristal Award for Best Actor

Quantum of Solace

Dominic Greene

2009

Park Benches

The father in pram

Face

Man in bushes

Happy End

Robinson

Wild Grass

Bernard de Bordeaux

2010

The Extraordinary Adventures of Adèle Blanc-Sec

Dieuleveult

On Tour

Joachim Zand

Also director and screenwriter RiverRun International Film Festival - Best Actor

The Rabbi's Cat

Le prince

Voice

The Silence of Joan

The Preacher

La Chanson du dimanche

Danny Monaco

TV series

2011

Chicken with Plums

Nasser-Ali

2012

You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet!

Himself

Cosmopolis

André Petrescu

Camille Rewinds

French teacher

Le Reste du monde

Paul

Telefilm

Les Gouffres

Georges

Lines of Wellington

Barão Marbot

2013

Venus in Fur

Thomas

Nominated— César Award
César Award
for Best Actor

Jimmy P: Psychotherapy of a Plains Indian

George Devereux

Love Is the Perfect Crime

Marc

Les Anonymes

Roger Marion

Telefilm

The Dune

Moreau

Petit matin

Patrick

Short

2014

The Grand Budapest Hotel

Serge X

Florida Film Critics Circle Award for Best CastNominated—Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Acting EnsembleNominated—San Diego Film Critics Society Award for Best Performance by an EnsembleNominated—Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion PictureNominated—Washington D.C. Area Film Critics Association Award for Best Ensemble

If You Don't, I Will

Pierre

The Blue Room

Julien Gahyde

Also director and screenwriter

Bird People

The narrator

Voice

Les Jours venus

2015

Wolf Hall

Eustace Chapuys

TV miniseries

The Forbidden Room

Thadeusz M____ / Ostler

My Golden Days

Paul (adult)

Families

Jérôme Varenne

The Very Private Life of Mister Sim

Samuel

Winter Song

D'ombres et d'ailes

Short; voice

Spectrographies

The filmmaker

Hitchcock/Truffaut

Narrator

2016

Le Cancre

Boris

Spiritismes

Le Fils de Joseph

Oscar Pormenor

La Loi de la jungle

Galgaric

The Woman in the Silver Plate

Never Ever

Rey

Demain et tous les autres jours

2017

Espèces menacées

Barbara

Also director and screenwriter

Ismael's Ghosts

Ismaël

2018

Sink or Swim

Bertrand

2019

Sound of Metal

Richard Berger

TBA

The French Dispatch

Post-production

As film-maker[edit]

Year

Title

Credited as

Notes

Director

Screenwriter

Other

1985

Marre de café

Yes

Yes

Short

1986

La Seule différence c'est que les cafés sont plus chers

Yes

Short

1987

Au revoir les enfants

Yes

Third assistant director

1990

La Passion Van Gogh

Yes

Assistant director and assistant editor

1990

Sans rires

Yes

Yes

Short

1992

Border Line

Yes

Second assistant director

1992

The Absence

Yes

Assistant director

1993

Les Yeux au plafond

Yes

Yes

Short

1993

8 bis

Yes

Yes

Short

1993

The Diary of Lady M

Yes

Assistant director

1993

Lettre pour L...

Yes

Assistant director

1994

Bête de scène

Yes

Short; assistant director

1995

Tom est tout seul

Yes

Assistant director

1997

Mange ta soupe

Yes

Yes

2001

Le Stade de Wimbledon

Yes

Yes

2003

La Chose publique

Yes

Yes

Telefilm

2003

Malus

Yes

Yes

Documentary short

2004

14,58 euros

Yes

Yes

Short

2007

Deux cages sans oiseaux

Yes

Yes

Short

2007

À l'instar du Père Noël et de la pizza

Yes

Yes

Short

2007

Laissez-les grandir ici

Yes

Documentary short

2010

On Tour

Yes

Yes

Cannes Film Festival - Best DirectorCannes Film Festival - FIPRESCI PrizeNominated— César Award
César Award
for Best DirectorNominated—César Award for Best Original ScreenplayNominated—Globes de Cristal Award for Best FilmNominated—Gopo Award for Best European FilmNominated— Lumières Award for Best Director

2010

Joann Sfar (dessins)

Yes

Yes

Documentary short; also cinematographer

2010

L'Illusion comique

Yes

Yes

Telefilm

2012

Next to Last (automne 63)

Yes

Yes

Short

2012

La Richesse du loup

Yes

Co-producer

2014

La Magie de Noël

Yes

Short

2014

The Blue Room

Yes

Yes

Mar del Plata Film Festival - Best DirectorNominated—Cannes Film Festival - Prix Un certain regardNominated— César Award
César Award
for Best Adaptation

2015

C'est presque au bout du monde

Yes

Short

2017

Barbara

Yes

Yes

Prix Louis-Delluc 2017

References[edit]

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^ Day, Elizabeth (2008-05-11). "The intellectual villain". Guardian. Retrieved 2008-05-11.

^ Friedman, Roger (2007-11-16). "Jerry Maguire (aka Tom Cruise) in Hitler Murder Attempt". FOXNews.com. Retrieved 2008-01-09.

^ Hammond, Wally (2008-05-14). " Mathieu Amalric
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on 'Heartbeat Detector'". TimeOut. Retrieved 2008-05-14.

^ "Hollywood Reporter: Cannes Lineup". hollywoodreporter. Archived from the original on April 22, 2010. Retrieved 2010-04-15.

^ "2014 Official Selection". Cannes. Retrieved 18 April 2014.

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on IMDb vteFilms directed by Mathieu Amalric Mange ta soupe (1997) Le Stade de Wimbledon (2001) On Tour (2010) The Blue Room (2014) Barbara (2017)

Awards for Mathieu Amalric vteCannes Film Festival Best Director Award René Clément
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(1946) René Clément
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(1949) Luis Buñuel
Luis Buñuel
(1951) Christian-Jaque (1952) Jules Dassin
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/ Sergei Vasilyev
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(1955) Sergei Yutkevich
Sergei Yutkevich
(1956) Robert Bresson (1957) Ingmar Bergman
Ingmar Bergman
(1958) François Truffaut
François Truffaut
(1959) Yuliya Solntseva
Yuliya Solntseva
(1961) Liviu Ciulei (1965) Sergei Yutkevich
Sergei Yutkevich
(1966) Ferenc Kósa
Ferenc Kósa
(1967) Glauber Rocha
Glauber Rocha
/ Vojtěch Jasný
Vojtěch Jasný
(1969) John Boorman
John Boorman
(1970) Miklós Jancsó
Miklós Jancsó
(1972) Michel Brault / Costa-Gavras
Costa-Gavras
(1975) Ettore Scola
Ettore Scola
(1976) Nagisa Oshima
Nagisa Oshima
(1978) Terrence Malick
Terrence Malick
(1979) Werner Herzog
Werner Herzog
(1982) Robert Bresson / Andrei Tarkovsky
Andrei Tarkovsky
(1983) Bertrand Tavernier
Bertrand Tavernier
(1984) André Téchiné
André Téchiné
(1985) Martin Scorsese
Martin Scorsese
(1986) Wim Wenders
Wim Wenders
(1987) Fernando Solanas
Fernando Solanas
(1988) Emir Kusturica
Emir Kusturica
(1989) Pavel Lungin
Pavel Lungin
(1990) Joel Coen (1991) Robert Altman
Robert Altman
(1992) Mike Leigh
Mike Leigh
(1993) Nanni Moretti
Nanni Moretti
(1994) Mathieu Kassovitz
Mathieu Kassovitz
(1995) Joel Coen (1996) Wong Kar-wai
Wong Kar-wai
(1997) John Boorman
John Boorman
(1998) Pedro Almodóvar
Pedro Almodóvar
(1999) Edward Yang (2000) Joel Coen / David Lynch
David Lynch
(2001) Im Kwon-taek / Paul Thomas Anderson
Paul Thomas Anderson
(2002) Gus Van Sant
Gus Van Sant
(2003) Tony Gatlif
Tony Gatlif
(2004) Michael Haneke
Michael Haneke
(2005) Alejandro González Iñárritu
Alejandro González Iñárritu
(2006) Julian Schnabel
Julian Schnabel
(2007) Nuri Bilge Ceylan
Nuri Bilge Ceylan
(2008) Brillante Mendoza
Brillante Mendoza
(2009) Mathieu Amalric
Mathieu Amalric
(2010) Nicolas Winding Refn
Nicolas Winding Refn
(2011) Carlos Reygadas
Carlos Reygadas
(2012) Amat Escalante
Amat Escalante
(2013) Bennett Miller
Bennett Miller
(2014) Hou Hsiao-hsien
Hou Hsiao-hsien
(2015) Olivier Assayas
Olivier Assayas
/ Cristian Mungiu
Cristian Mungiu
(2016) Sofia Coppola
Sofia Coppola
(2017) Paweł Pawlikowski
Paweł Pawlikowski
(2018) Jean-Pierre Dardenne, Luc Dardenne (2019)

vte César Award
César Award
for Best Actor 1976 Philippe Noiret 1977 Michel Galabru 1978 Jean Rochefort 1979 Michel Serrault 1980 Claude Brasseur 1981 Gérard Depardieu 1982 Michel Serrault 1983 Philippe Léotard 1984 Coluche 1985 Alain Delon 1986 Christophe Lambert 1987 Daniel Auteuil 1988 Richard Bohringer 1989 Jean-Paul Belmondo 1990 Philippe Noiret 1991 Gérard Depardieu 1992 Jacques Dutronc 1993 Claude Rich 1994 Pierre Arditi 1995 Gérard Lanvin 1996 Michel Serrault 1997 Philippe Torreton 1998 André Dussollier 1999 Jacques Villeret 2000 Daniel Auteuil 2001 Sergi López 2002 Michel Bouquet 2003 Adrien Brody 2004 Omar Sharif 2005 Mathieu Amalric 2006 Michel Bouquet 2007 François Cluzet 2008 Mathieu Amalric 2009 Vincent Cassel 2010 Tahar Rahim 2011 Éric Elmosnino 2012 Omar Sy 2013 Jean-Louis Trintignant 2014 Guillaume Gallienne 2015 Pierre Niney 2016 Vincent Lindon 2017 Gaspard Ulliel 2018 Swann Arlaud

vte César Award
César Award
for Most Promising Actor 1983 Christophe Malavoy 1984 Richard Anconina 1985 Pierre-Loup Rajot 1986 Wadeck Stanczak 1987 Isaach de Bankolé 1988 Thierry Frémont 1989 Stéphane Freiss 1990 Yvan Attal 1991 Gérald Thomassin 1992 Manuel Blanc 1993 Emmanuel Salinger 1994 Olivier Martinez 1995 Mathieu Kassovitz 1996 Guillaume Depardieu 1997 Mathieu Amalric 1998 Stanislas Merhar 1999 Bruno Putzulu 2000 Éric Caravaca 2001 Jalil Lespert 2002 Robinson Stévenin 2003 Jean-Paul Rouve 2004 Grégori Derangère 2005 Gaspard Ulliel 2006 Louis Garrel 2007 Malik Zidi 2008 Laurent Stocker 2009 Marc-André Grondin 2010 Tahar Rahim 2011 Édgar Ramírez 2012 Grégory Gadebois 2013 Matthias Schoenaerts 2014 Pierre Deladonchamps 2015 Kévin Azaïs 2016 Rod Paradot 2017 Niels Schneider

vte Lumières Award for Best Actor Michel Serrault
Michel Serrault
(1996) Charles Berling
Charles Berling
(1997) Michel Serrault
Michel Serrault
(1998) Jacques Villeret (1999) Philippe Torreton
Philippe Torreton
(2000) Daniel Auteuil
Daniel Auteuil
(2001) Michel Bouquet
Michel Bouquet
(2002) Jean Rochefort
Jean Rochefort
(2003) Bruno Todeschini (2004) Mathieu Amalric
Mathieu Amalric
(2005) Romain Duris
Romain Duris
(2006) Gérard Depardieu
Gérard Depardieu
(2007) Mathieu Amalric
Mathieu Amalric
(2008) Vincent Cassel
Vincent Cassel
(2009) Tahar Rahim
Tahar Rahim
(2010) Michael Lonsdale
Michael Lonsdale
(2011) Omar Sy
Omar Sy
(2012) Jean-Louis Trintignant
Jean-Louis Trintignant
(2013) Guillaume Gallienne
Guillaume Gallienne
(2014) Gaspard Ulliel
Gaspard Ulliel
(2015) Vincent Lindon
Vincent Lindon
(2016) Jean-Pierre Léaud
Jean-Pierre Léaud
(2017) Nahuel Pérez Biscayart
Nahuel Pérez Biscayart
(2018) Alex Lutz
Alex Lutz
(2019)

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