"Autoportrait(s)". Paris: Cahiers du Cinéma. ISBN
1 Biographical Movie |
6 Print Biographies |
8 Interviews |
7 Articles |
11 Pictorials |
23 Magazine Cover Photos |
5' 2½" (1.59 m)
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(2016)] The film is really rich, very surprising and enigmatic. It's elusive. It's not a genre movie, but it's not a non-genre movie either - it floats somewhere between Chabrol and Hitchcock, but it's still a thousand per cent Verhoeven. There's also a sociological dimension. It's about a very contemporary woman, not a victim, but someone who bears up - only you don't see her bearing up...
During the shooting of 8 Women
(2002), Isabelle was always hungry at 5 P.M. and had to eat bread. As this made Danielle Darrieux
also feel hungry, they shared their bread.
Often cast as an older woman involved romantically with a much-younger man