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Norma Aleandro
Norma Aleandro
Robledo (born May 2, 1936) is an Argentine actress, screenwriter, and theatre director. Aleandro starred in the 1985 film, The Official Story, a role that earned her the Cannes Award for best actress. She has also performed in other films like The Truce (1974), Cousins (1989), Autumn Sun (1996), The Lighthouse (1998), Son of the Bride
Son of the Bride
(2001) and Cama Adentro (2005). For her performance as Florencia Sánchez Morales in the 1987 film Gaby: A True Story, she received a Golden Globe nomination and a Academy Award
Academy Award
nomination for Best Supporting Actress. Aleandro has written the 1970 film, The Inheritors, and has performed in various plays such like August: Osage County. Aleandro recently appeared in the Argentine adaptation of BeTipul, the critical success En terapia.


1 Life and career 2 Filmography 3 Awards

3.1 Wins 3.2 Nominated 3.3 Other awards won

4 References 5 External links

Life and career[edit] Aleandro was the daughter of actor Pedro Aleandro. During the late 1970s, she was vocal about her progressive views, and during the military dictatorship, she was exiled to Uruguay. Later, Aleandro moved to Spain, and did not return to Argentina
until after the military junta fell in 1983.[1] In 1985, her breakout role was the Argentine Academy Award-winning film The Official Story. For her acting in the film she won, among others, the Cannes Award for best actress. She worked in several other Argentine movies such as the Academy Award-nominated Son of the Bride, Sol de Otoño, and El Faro. Aleandro co-starred in a few Hollywood films such as One Man's War, with Anthony Hopkins, and Gaby: A True Story (1987) for which she received an Oscar nomination. She also had a minor role in Cousins (1989). Back in Argentina, she returned to the stage with Master Class and won the "María Guerrero" award in 1996. The same year she was honored as Ciudadano Ilustre de la Ciudad de Buenos Aires
Buenos Aires
("Illustrious Citizen of the City of Buenos Aires"). She has so far co-starred five times with fellow actor Héctor Alterio: Los siete Locos (1973), the Academy Award-nominated The Truce (1974), The Official Story
The Official Story
(1985), Son of the Bride
Son of the Bride
(2001), and Cleopatra (2003), the last three of which they played husband and wife. In 2009, Aleandro appeared in The City of Your Final Destination, directed by James Ivory, and co-starring Anthony Hopkins, Laura Linney, and Charlotte Gainsbourg. Filmography[edit]

Aleandro as Macacha Güemes with Alfredo Alcón
Alfredo Alcón
in the 1971 film, Güemes: la tierra en armas.

La muerte en las calles (1952) Romeo y Julieta (1962) (TV) La casa de los Medina (1962) (TV) El último piso (1962) El amor tiene cara de mujer (1964) (TV) Cuatro mujeres para Adán (1966) (TV) Alias Buen Mozo (1966) (TV) Gente conmigo (1967) Los herederos (screenwriter) (1970) La fiaca (1969) Güemes: la tierra en armas (1971) Los siete locos (1972) La tregua (1974) La historia oficial
La historia oficial
(1985), Gaby: A True Story (1987) Cousins (1989) Cien veces no debo (1990) Vital Signs (1990) Artes especiales (1990) One Man's War (1991) Las tumbas (1991) Facundo, la sombra del tigre (1995) Carlos Monzón, el segundo juicio (1995) Sol de otoño (1996) El faro (1998) Corazón iluminado (1998) Una noche con Sabrina Love (2000) El hijo de la novia
El hijo de la novia
(2001) La fuga (2001) Todas las azafatas van al cielo
Todas las azafatas van al cielo
(2002) Deseo (2002) Cleopatra (2003) Ay, Juancito (2004) 18-J
(2004) Seres queridos (2004) Cama adentro
Cama adentro
(2004) Identidad perdida (corto - 2005) Pura sangre (2006) Patoruzito, la gran aventura (2006) The City of Your Final Destination
The City of Your Final Destination
(2009) Paco (2009) Música en espera
Música en espera
(2009) Anita (2009) Andrés no quiere dormir la siesta (2009) Cuestión de principios (2010) Familia para armar (pre-production) (2010) La suerte en tus manos
La suerte en tus manos

Awards[edit] Wins[edit]

Cannes Award: Best Actress
for The Official Story, 1985. New York Film Critics Circle Awards: Best Actress
for The Official Story, 1985. Cartagena Film Festival: Best Actress
for The Official Story, 1985. David di Donatello: Best Foreign Actress
for The Official Story, 1987. Donostia-San Sebastián International Film Festival: Best Actress
for Sol de Otoño, 1996. Havana Film Festival: Best Actress
for Sol de Otoño, 1996. Gramado Film Festival: Best Latin Actress
for Son of the Bride, 2002.


Academy Award: Best Supporting Actress
for Gaby: A True Story, 1987. Golden Globe Award: Best Supporting Actress
for Gaby: A True Story, 1987. Martín Fierro Awards: for En terapia, 2012, 2013.

Other awards won[edit]

Konex Award: Diamond Award in 2001.[2] Argentine Film Critics Association Awards: Best Supporting Actress
for Son of the Bride, 2001; Best Actress
for Sol de Otoño, 1996; Best Actress
for The Official Story, 1985. Martín Fierro Awards: Six Awards throughout the years. Tato Award: Best Lead Actress
in Drama, for En terapia, 2013.[3] Association of Latin Entertainment Critics Awards: Best Character Actress
for Cama Adentro, 2006; Best Actress
for The Official Story, 1986. Obie Award: Distinguished Performance (Actress) for About Love and Other Stories About Love, 1985.


^ Curran, Daniel. Cinebooks: Foreign Films, McPherson's Publishing: 1989, page 132. ^ Konex Awards web site for Norma Aleandro. ^ "Todos los ganadores de los premios Tato 2013" [All the winners of the Tato awards 2013] (in Spanish). La Nación. December 3, 2013. Retrieved December 2, 2013. 

External links[edit]

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Cannes Film Festival
Cannes Film Festival
Award for Best Actress


Michèle Morgan
Michèle Morgan
(1946) Isa Miranda
Isa Miranda
(1949) Bette Davis
Bette Davis
(1951) Lee Grant
Lee Grant
(1952) Shirley Booth
Shirley Booth
(1953) cast of Bolshaya Semya (1955) Susan Hayward
Susan Hayward
(1956) Giulietta Masina
Giulietta Masina
(1957) Bibi Andersson
Bibi Andersson
/ Eva Dahlbeck
Eva Dahlbeck
/ Barbro Hiort af Ornäs / Ingrid Thulin (1958) Simone Signoret
Simone Signoret
(1959) Melina Mercouri
Melina Mercouri
/ Jeanne Moreau
Jeanne Moreau
(1960) Sophia Loren
Sophia Loren
(1961) Katharine Hepburn
Katharine Hepburn
/ Rita Tushingham
Rita Tushingham
(1962) Marina Vlady
Marina Vlady
(1963) Anne Bancroft
Anne Bancroft
/ Barbara Barrie
Barbara Barrie
(1964) Samantha Eggar
Samantha Eggar
(1965) Vanessa Redgrave
Vanessa Redgrave
(1966) Pia Degermark
Pia Degermark
(1967) Vanessa Redgrave
Vanessa Redgrave
(1969) Ottavia Piccolo
Ottavia Piccolo
(1970) Kitty Winn (1971) Susannah York
Susannah York
(1972) Joanne Woodward
Joanne Woodward
(1973) Marie-José Nat
Marie-José Nat
(1974) Valerie Perrine
Valerie Perrine


Dominique Sanda
Dominique Sanda
/ Mari Törőcsik
Mari Törőcsik
(1976) Shelley Duvall
Shelley Duvall
/ Monique Mercure (1977) Jill Clayburgh
Jill Clayburgh
/ Isabelle Huppert
Isabelle Huppert
(1978) Sally Field
Sally Field
(1979) Anouk Aimée
Anouk Aimée
(1980) Isabelle Adjani
Isabelle Adjani
(1981) Jadwiga Jankowska-Cieślak
Jadwiga Jankowska-Cieślak
(1982) Hanna Schygulla
Hanna Schygulla
(1983) Helen Mirren
Helen Mirren
(1984) Norma Aleandro
Norma Aleandro
/ Cher
(1985) Barbara Sukowa
Barbara Sukowa
/ Fernanda Torres
Fernanda Torres
(1986) Barbara Hershey
Barbara Hershey
(1987) Barbara Hershey
Barbara Hershey
/ Jodhi May / Linda Mvusi
Linda Mvusi
(1988) Meryl Streep
Meryl Streep
(1989) Krystyna Janda
Krystyna Janda
(1990) Irène Jacob
Irène Jacob
(1991) Pernilla August
(1992) Holly Hunter
Holly Hunter
(1993) Virna Lisi
Virna Lisi
(1994) Helen Mirren
Helen Mirren
(1995) Brenda Blethyn
Brenda Blethyn
(1996) Kathy Burke (1997) Élodie Bouchez
Élodie Bouchez
/ Natacha Régnier
Natacha Régnier
(1998) Séverine Caneele
Séverine Caneele
/ Émilie Dequenne
Émilie Dequenne
(1999) Björk


Isabelle Huppert
Isabelle Huppert
(2001) Kati Outinen (2002) Marie-Josée Croze
Marie-Josée Croze
(2003) Maggie Cheung
Maggie Cheung
(2004) Hana Laszlo
Hana Laszlo
(2005) Penélope Cruz
Penélope Cruz
/ Carmen Maura
Carmen Maura
/ Lola Dueñas
Lola Dueñas
/ Chus Lampreave
Chus Lampreave
/ Blanca Portillo / Yohana Cobo
Yohana Cobo
(2006) Jeon Do-yeon
Jeon Do-yeon
(2007) Sandra Corveloni (2008) Charlotte Gainsbourg
Charlotte Gainsbourg
(2009) Juliette Binoche
Juliette Binoche
(2010) Kirsten Dunst
Kirsten Dunst
(2011) Cristina Flutur / Cosmina Stratan (2012) Bérénice Bejo
Bérénice Bejo
(2013) Julianne Moore
Julianne Moore
(2014) Emmanuelle Bercot
Emmanuelle Bercot
/ Rooney Mara
Rooney Mara
(2015) Jaclyn Jose (2016) Diane Kruger
Diane Kruger

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David di Donatello
David di Donatello
Award for Best Foreign Actress

Ingrid Bergman
Ingrid Bergman
(1957) Deborah Kerr
Deborah Kerr
(1959) Audrey Hepburn
Audrey Hepburn
(1960) Brigitte Bardot
Brigitte Bardot
(1961) Audrey Hepburn
Audrey Hepburn
(1962) Geraldine Page
Geraldine Page
(1963) Shirley MacLaine
Shirley MacLaine
(1964) Audrey Hepburn
Audrey Hepburn
(1965) Julie Andrews
Julie Andrews
(1966) Julie Christie
Julie Christie
/ Elizabeth Taylor
Elizabeth Taylor
(1967) Faye Dunaway
Faye Dunaway
/ Katharine Hepburn
Katharine Hepburn
(1968) Mia Farrow
Mia Farrow
/ Barbra Streisand
Barbra Streisand
(1969) Liza Minnelli
Liza Minnelli
(1970) Ali MacGraw
Ali MacGraw
(1971) Elizabeth Taylor
Elizabeth Taylor
(1972) Liza Minnelli
Liza Minnelli
(1973) Barbra Streisand
Barbra Streisand
/ Tatum O'Neal
Tatum O'Neal
(1974) Liv Ullmann
Liv Ullmann
(1975) Isabelle Adjani
Isabelle Adjani
/ Glenda Jackson
Glenda Jackson
(1976) Faye Dunaway
Faye Dunaway
/ Annie Girardot
Annie Girardot
(1977) Jane Fonda
Jane Fonda
/ Simone Signoret
Simone Signoret
(1978) Ingrid Bergman
Ingrid Bergman
/ Liv Ullmann
Liv Ullmann
(1979) Isabelle Huppert
Isabelle Huppert
(1980) Catherine Deneuve
Catherine Deneuve
(1981) Diane Keaton
Diane Keaton
(1982) Julie Andrews
Julie Andrews
(1983) Shirley MacLaine
Shirley MacLaine
(1984) Meryl Streep
Meryl Streep
(1985) Meryl Streep
Meryl Streep
(1986) Norma Aleandro
Norma Aleandro
(1987) Cher
(1988) Jodie Foster
Jodie Foster
(1989) Jessica Tandy
Jessica Tandy
(1990) Anne Parillaud
Anne Parillaud
(1991) Geena Davis
Geena Davis
/ Susan Sarandon
Susan Sarandon
(1992) Emmanuelle Béart
Emmanuelle Béart
/ Tilda Swinton
Tilda Swinton
/ Emma Thompson
Emma Thompson
(1993) Emma Thompson
Emma Thompson
(1994) Jodie Foster
Jodie Foster
(1995) Susan Sarandon
Susan Sarandon

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New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Actress

Greta Garbo
Greta Garbo
(1935) Luise Rainer
Luise Rainer
(1936) Greta Garbo
Greta Garbo
(1937) Margaret Sullavan
Margaret Sullavan
(1938) Vivien Leigh
Vivien Leigh
(1939) Katharine Hepburn
Katharine Hepburn
(1940) Joan Fontaine
Joan Fontaine
(1941) Agnes Moorehead
Agnes Moorehead
(1942) Ida Lupino
Ida Lupino
(1943) Tallulah Bankhead
Tallulah Bankhead
(1944) Ingrid Bergman
Ingrid Bergman
(1945) Celia Johnson
Celia Johnson
(1946) Deborah Kerr
Deborah Kerr
(1947) Olivia de Havilland
Olivia de Havilland
(1948) Olivia de Havilland
Olivia de Havilland
(1949) Bette Davis
Bette Davis
(1950) Vivien Leigh
Vivien Leigh
(1951) Shirley Booth
Shirley Booth
(1952) Audrey Hepburn
Audrey Hepburn
(1953) Grace Kelly
Grace Kelly
(1954) Anna Magnani
Anna Magnani
(1955) Ingrid Bergman
Ingrid Bergman
(1956) Deborah Kerr
Deborah Kerr
(1957) Susan Hayward
Susan Hayward
(1958) Audrey Hepburn
Audrey Hepburn
(1959) Deborah Kerr
Deborah Kerr
(1960) Sophia Loren
Sophia Loren
(1961) No Award (1962) Patricia Neal
Patricia Neal
(1963) Kim Stanley
Kim Stanley
(1964) Julie Christie
Julie Christie
(1965) Elizabeth Taylor/ Lynn Redgrave
Lynn Redgrave
(1966) Edith Evans
Edith Evans
(1967) Joanne Woodward
Joanne Woodward
(1968) Jane Fonda
Jane Fonda
(1969) Glenda Jackson
Glenda Jackson
(1970) Jane Fonda
Jane Fonda
(1971) Liv Ullmann
Liv Ullmann
(1972) Joanne Woodward
Joanne Woodward
(1973) Liv Ullmann
Liv Ullmann
(1974) Isabelle Adjani
Isabelle Adjani
(1975) Liv Ullmann
Liv Ullmann
(1976) Diane Keaton
Diane Keaton
(1977) Ingrid Bergman
Ingrid Bergman
(1978) Sally Field
Sally Field
(1979) Sissy Spacek
Sissy Spacek
(1980) Glenda Jackson
Glenda Jackson
(1981) Meryl Streep
Meryl Streep
(1982) Shirley MacLaine
Shirley MacLaine
(1983) Peggy Ashcroft
Peggy Ashcroft
(1984) Norma Aleandro
Norma Aleandro
(1985) Sissy Spacek
Sissy Spacek
(1986) Holly Hunter
Holly Hunter
(1987) Meryl Streep
Meryl Streep
(1988) Michelle Pfeiffer
Michelle Pfeiffer
(1989) Joanne Woodward
Joanne Woodward
(1990) Jodie Foster
Jodie Foster
(1991) Emma Thompson
Emma Thompson
(1992) Holly Hunter
Holly Hunter
(1993) Linda Fiorentino (1994) Jennifer Jason Leigh
Jennifer Jason Leigh
(1995) Emily Watson
Emily Watson
(1996) Julie Christie
Julie Christie
(1997) Cameron Diaz
Cameron Diaz
(1998) Hilary Swank
Hilary Swank
(1999) Laura Linney
Laura Linney
(2000) Sissy Spacek
Sissy Spacek
(2001) Diane Lane
Diane Lane
(2002) Hope Davis
Hope Davis
(2003) Imelda Staunton
Imelda Staunton
(2004) Reese Witherspoon
Reese Witherspoon
(2005) Helen Mirren
Helen Mirren
(2006) Julie Christie
Julie Christie
(2007) Sally Hawkins
Sally Hawkins
(2008) Meryl Streep
Meryl Streep
(2009) Annette Bening
Annette Bening
(2010) Meryl Streep
Meryl Streep
(2011) Rachel Weisz
Rachel Weisz
(2012) Cate Blanchett
Cate Blanchett
(2013) Marion Cotillard
Marion Cotillard
(2014) Saoirse Ronan
Saoirse Ronan
(2015) Isabelle Huppert
Isabelle Huppert
(2016) Saoirse Ronan
Saoirse Ronan

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Havana Film Festival Award for Best Actress


Graciela Dufau (1982) Mirtha Ibarra / Tânia Alves
Tânia Alves
(1983) China Zorrilla
China Zorrilla
/ Susú Pecoraro (1984) Ofelia Medina
Ofelia Medina
(1985) Julie Christie
Julie Christie
(1986) Isabel Santos
Isabel Santos
(1987) Betty Faria
Betty Faria
(1988) Noemí Frenkel (1989)


Laura de la Uz (1990) Ana Ofelia Murguía
Ana Ofelia Murguía
/ Vicky Hernández (1991) María Rojo (1992) Luisina Brando
Luisina Brando
(1993) Lucía Muñoz
Lucía Muñoz
/ Lillian Vega (1994) Glória Pires
Glória Pires
(1995) Norma Aleandro
Norma Aleandro
(1996) Cecilia Roth
Cecilia Roth
(1997) Fernanda Montenegro
Fernanda Montenegro
(1998) Denise Fraga
Denise Fraga


Ariadna Gil
Ariadna Gil
(2000) Graciela Borges
Graciela Borges
(2001) Tatiana Saphir / Carla Crespo / Veronica Hassan / Beatriz Thibaudin
Beatriz Thibaudin
/ María Merlino (2002) Manuela Martelli (2003) Susú Pecoraro (2004) Luisa María Jiménez / Antonella Costa
Antonella Costa
(2005) Hermila Guedes (2006) Roxana Blanco (2007) Sandra Corveloni (2008) Catalina Saavedra
Catalina Saavedra
(2009) Antonia Zegers
Antonia Zegers


Alessandra Negrini
Alessandra Negrini
(2011) Laura de la Uz (2012) Vanessa Alvario (2013) Geraldine Chaplin
Geraldine Chaplin
(2014) Jana Raluy (2015) Sônia Braga
Sônia Braga
(2016) Sofía Gala / Daniela Vega
Daniela Vega

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