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02/23/08

DEUX FOIS: Persepolis Wins 2 French Oscars and Enters French Film History!

Paris Report by Darius KADIVAR

 

 

 

  

Payvand.com - Marjane Satrapi & Vincent Parronaud's Persepolis Enters French Film History with two Awards at French Oscars known as Les Césars Du Cinéma before Final Oscar Run !

 

Watch Satrapi and Parronaud accept First Best Film Award

 

One for Best first Film and a Second for Best Screenplay adaptation. Interestingly but only by Coincidence another French Director of Iranian birth Barbet Schroeder ( born in Tehran 1941) and legendary figure of Les Cahiers Du Cinéma and French New Wave Cinema ( also working in Hollywood) also won Best Documentary César for his film L'Avocat de La Terreur about the controversial Lawyer Jacques Verges. Marillon Cotillard's performance for La Vie En Rose aka La Mome won several awards including Best Actress.

 

VIVE LE CINEMA !

&

Persepolis ! ;0)

 


Emotional and Comic Relief for the two "New Wave" Animators of Persepolis ©viewimages.com

 


Best Documentary for Barbet Schroeder
© (AP Photo/Jacques Brinon)

 

See Complete List of Winners Below :

 

Théâtre du Châtelet in Paris, on February 22, 2008. President of the ceremony: Jean Rochefort. Host: Antoine de Caunes.

 

 

BEST FILM / MEILLEUR FILM

 

La graine et le mulet / The Secret of the Grain

directed by Abdellatif Kechiche

produced by Claude Berri

 

BEST FIRST FILM / MEILLEUR PREMIER FILM

 

Persepolis

directed by Marjane Satrapi and Vincent Paronnaud

produced by Marc-Antoine Robert and Xavier Rigault

 

BEST FOREIGN FILM / MEILLEUR FILM ÉTRANGER

 

Das Leben der Anderen / The Lives of Others / La vie des autres directed by Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck

 

BEST DOCUMENTARY / MEILLEUR FILM DOCUMENTAIRE

 

L'avocat de la terreur / Terror's Advocate directed by Barbet Schroeder

 BEST DIRECTOR / MEILLEUR RÉALISATEUR

Abdellatif Kechiche for The Secret of the Grain

 

BEST ACTOR / MEILLEUR ACTEUR

 

Mathieu Amalric in The Diving Bell and the Butterfly


BEST ACTRESS / MEILLEURE ACTRICE

 

Marion Cotillard in La Vie en Rose

BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR / MEILLEUR ACTEUR DANS UN SECOND RÔLE

 

Sami Bouajila in The Witnesses


BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS / MEILLEURE ACTRICE DANS UN SECOND RÔLE

 

Julie Depardieu in A Secret


BEST MALE NEWCOMER / MEILLEUR ESPOIR MASCULIN

 

Laurent Stocker in Ensemble, c'est tout


BEST FEMALE NEWCOMER / MEILLEUR ESPOIR FÉMININ

 

Hafsia Herzi in The Secret of the Grain

 

BEST ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY / MEILLEUR SCÉNARIO ORIGINAL

 

Abdellatif Kechiche for The Secret of the Grain


BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY / MEILLEURE ADAPTATION

 

Marjane Satrapi, Vincent Paronnaud for Persepolis

 

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY / MEILLEURE PHOTO

 

Tetsuo Nagata for La Vie en Rose

 

BEST EDITING / MEILLEUR MONTAGE

 

Juliette Welfling for The Diving Bell and the Butterfly

 

BEST ORIGINAL SCORE / MEILLEURE MUSIQUE ÉCRITE POUR UN FILM

 

Alex Beaupain for Les chansons d'amour


BEST PRODUCTION DESIGN / MEILLEUR DÉCORS

 

Olivier Raoux for La Vie en Rose

 

BEST COSTUME DESIGN / MEILLEURS COSTUMES

 

Marit Allen for La Vie en Rose

 

BEST SOUND / MEILLEUR SON

 

Laurent Zeilig, Pascal Villard, Jean-Paul Hurier for La Vie en Rose

 

BEST SHORT FILM / MEILLEUR COURT MÉTRAGE

 

Le Mozart des pickpockets directed by Philippe Pollet-Villar


HONORARY CÉSAR / CÉSAR D'HONNEUR: Jeanne Moreau, Roberto Benigni

 

CÉSAR HOMMAGE: Romy Schneider 


 


United for the Oscars©imdb.com
 


Authors Notes:

 

Visit Website of Academy

 

Recommended Readings: 

 

 


About the Author: Darius KADIVAR is a Freelance Journalist, Film Historian, and Media Consultant. He is international Correspondent for OCPC Magazine and contributes to the IC publications of The Middle East. and Persian Heritage.

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