Starring Isabelle Adjani

Starring Isabelle Adjani

Isabelle Adjani is one of the most iconic and revered French actresses. At 19, she became the youngest actress to be nominated for an Academy Award, a record she held for over 30 years, and later on became the first French actress to be nominated twice. She’s also the only actress or actor in history to win five César Awards. Cohen Media Channel presents three of her finest performances: “The Bronte Sisters”, where she stars along with another French icon, Isabelle Huppert, Patrice Chéreau’s masterpiece “Queen Margot”, which won her one of her five César Awards, and “Quartet”, for which she received yet another prestigious honor, Best Actress at the Cannes Film Festival.

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Starring Isabelle Adjani
  • The Bronte Sisters

    Three of France's most enduring actresses star in this moody and atmospheric look at the reclusive lives of the Bronte sisters.

    In a dreary presbytery in Yorkshire, living under the watchful eye of their aunt and father, a strict Anglican pastor, the sisters write their first works that quickl...

  • Quartet

    In adapting Jean Rhys's 1928 autobiographical novel, Merchant Ivory achieved an artistic breakthrough that remains one of the team's finest works. In one of her greatest performances, Isabelle Adjani plays the vulnerable but complicated West-Indian Marya, who, after her shady husband Stefan (Anth...

  • Queen Margot

    "Thrillingly Savage!" - Time Out New York

    Newly Restored! France 1572. During an uneasy break in the war of religions, Catholic King Charles IX concludes a marriage of state between his sister Margot (Isabelle Adjani) and the Protestant Hugenot King Henry of Navarre (Daniel Auteuil). This high...