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[on the walking scenes in The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie
(1972)] Whoever walked fastest got the close-up, they'd get to the camera first. Everyone went very fast, because all actors love close-ups.
She used to work at Chanel: her mansions were to entertain clients, put perfume on the stairs and carry on other manual jobs. That's where she met writer and director Marc'o
, who cast her in several of his stage productions and in his musical film Les idoles
(1968), where she played her first leading role.
Delicate, ethereal screen presence