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Catherine Breillat


Catherine Breillat is a Paris based filmmaker and writer who became famous for her distinctively personal films on sexuality, gender trouble and sibling rivalry. Accused of being a "porno auteuriste", Breillat allowed for an unbiased view of sexuality and extended the language of mainstream movies. She is also a best-selling novelist and wrote her... See full bio »

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Fat Girl Writer
(2001)
(2001)
(2004)
Sex Is Comedy Writer
(2002)

Filmography

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 2013 Abus de faiblesse (written by)
 2010 La belle endormie (TV Movie) (screenplay)
 2009 Barbe bleue (screenplay)
 2007 The Last Mistress (adaptation)
 2004 Anatomy of Hell (based on the novel "Pornocratie") / (screenplay - uncredited)
 2002 Sex Is Comedy
 2001 Fat Girl
 1999 Romance (scenario and dialogue)
 1997 Viens jouer dans la cour des grands (TV Movie) (screenplay)
 1993 Couples et amants (writer)
 1993 Le secret d'Elissa Rhaïs (TV Movie) (adaptation)
 1992 La grande collection (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1991 La thune
 1990 Aventure de Catherine C. (screenplay - adaptation, dialogue)
 1989 Zanzibar (writer)
 1988 Milan noir (writer)
 1988 36 fillette (novel) / (scenario)
 1986 L'araignée de satin (collaboration)
 1985 Police (based on an original idea by) / (scenario, adaptation and dialogue)
 1982 The Eyes, the Mouth (collaborating writer)
 1981 La pelle (screenplay)
 1979 Tapage nocturne (writer)
 1977 Bilitis
 1976 A Real Young Girl (novel "Le soupirail") / (screenplay)
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Music video for "La fidélité" by Élodie Frégé - Director See more »

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1 Print Biography | 4 Interviews | 3 Articles | 1 Pictorial | See more »
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Personal Quote:

I once wrote an article called 'The Importance of Being Hated', and though I would rather be loved and adored, because I am a human being like everyone else, I think the world still needs people who can speak their truth without fearing the consequences. See more »

Trivia:

She hails Winter Light (1963) as being the main reason why she became a director. See more »

Trademark:

Dramas that explore female sexuality in a clinical, bleak style and with unconventional explicitness.

Star Sign:

Cancer

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