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Marie Curie: The Courage of Knowledge (2016)

Marie Curie (original title)
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Follows the famous physicist and chemist Marie Curie and her struggle for recognition in the male-dominated science community in early 20th century France.

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Marie Noëlle

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Marie Noëlle (dialogue), Marie Noëlle | 1 more credit »
3 wins & 8 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Karolina Gruszka ... Marie Curie
Arieh Worthalter Arieh Worthalter ... Paul Langevin
Charles Berling ... Pierre Curie
Izabela Kuna ... Bronia
Malik Zidi ... André Debierne
André Wilms ... Eugène Curie
Daniel Olbrychski ... Emile Amagat
Marie Denarnaud ... Jeanne Langevin
Samuel Finzi ... Gustave Téry
Piotr Glowacki ... Albert Einstein
Jan Frycz ... Ernest Solvay
Sabin Tambrea ... August Gyldenstople
Sasha Crapanzano Sasha Crapanzano ... Irène 9 years
Rose Montron Rose Montron ... Irène 15 years
Adele Schmitt Adele Schmitt ... Eve 7 years
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Follows the famous physicist and chemist Marie Curie and her struggle for recognition in the male-dominated science community in early 20th century France.

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Country:

Poland | Germany | France

Language:

French | German | English | Polish

Release Date:

30 June 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Marie Curie: The Courage of Knowledge See more »

Filming Locations:

Warsaw, Mazowieckie, Poland See more »

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Trivia

Marie Curie Was the first woman ever to receive a Nobel prize, and the first person to receive two Nobel prizes. See more »

Crazy Credits

Halfway through the ending credits, a sequence shows the characters of Marie Curie and Paul Langevin, in costume, strolling through modern-day Paris, with occasional onlookers staring and taking pictures. See more »

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References Marguerite (2015) See more »

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Personal life plus two Nobel prizes: Can a scientist have it all?
9 April 2017 | by sfdphdSee all my reviews

I just saw this film at the San Francisco Film Festival. I already knew about Madame Curie's scientific achievements so I was interested in the personal aspects that this film revealed.

The sexist aspects are relevant today. A woman tries to get recognition for her scientific achievements but is thwarted almost every step of the way. Nevertheless, she persisted....

It's a beautiful film, the cinematography is excellent. It's got an artistic feeling that I didn't expect from this period piece.


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