Biography

Anna Karina  (born Hanne Karin Blarke Bayer on 22 September 1940) is a Danish film actress, director, and screenwriter who has spent most of her working life in France. Karina is known as a muse of the director, Jean-Luc Godard, one of the pioneers of the French New Wave. Her notable collaborations with Godard include The Little Soldier (1960), A Woman Is a Woman (1961) and Vivre sa vie (1962). With A Woman Is a Woman, Karina won the Best Actress award at the Berlin Film Festival.

Anna Karina  (born Hanne Karin Blarke Bayer on 22 September 1940) is a Danish film actress, director, and screenwriter who has spent most of her working life in France. Karina is known as a muse of the director, Jean-Luc Godard, one of the pioneers of the French New Wave. Her notable collaborations with Godard include The Little Soldier (1960), A Woman Is a Woman (1961) and Vivre sa vie (1962). With A Woman Is a Woman, Karina won the Best Actress award at the Berlin Film Festival.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 62

Birthday 1940-09-22

Place of Birth Copenhagen, Denmark

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Also Known As

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2008 Victoria as Victoria
2003 I, Cesar as Gloria
1999 Godard à la télé - 1960-2000
1997 Birth of a Nation as Herself
1996 Chloé as Katia
1995 Up, Down, Fragile as Sarah
1990 Manden der ville være skyldig as Edith
1988 L'oeuvre au noir as Catherine
1987 Cayenne Palace as Lola
1986 Blockhaus USA
1985 Treasure Island as Mother
1984 Ave Maria
1982 Regina Roma
1978 Just Like at Home as Anna
1978 Chaussette surprise as Nathalie
1976 Chinese Roulette as Irene Cartis
1976 Les oeufs brouillés
1976 The Musician Killer as Louise
1974 Bread and Chocolate as Elena
1974 L'invenzione di Morel as Faustine
1973 Living Together as Julie Andersen
1972 The Salzburg Connection as Anna Bryant
1971 Appointment in Bray as Elle
1971 Carlos as Clara
1971 The Wedding Ring as Jeanne
1970 The Time to Die as The Young Woman
1969 Justine as Melissa
1969 Laughter in the Dark as Margot
1969 Michael Kohlhaas - The Rebel as Elisabeth Kohlhaas
1969 Before Winter Comes as Maria
1968 The Magus as Anne
1967 The Stranger as Marie Cardona
1967 Lamiel as Lamiel
1967 Anticipation, ou l'Amour en l'an 2000 as Natacha
1967 The Oldest Profession as Natasha / Eleanor Romeovich, Hostess 703
1967 Tender Sharks as Elena / Costa
1967 Anna as Anna
1966 The Nun as Suzanne
1966 Made in U.S.A. as Paula Nelson (as AK)
1965 Le Soldatesse as Elenitza
1965 Pierrot le Fou as Marianne Renoir
1965 Alphaville as Natacha Von Braun
1965 Cinéastes de notre temps : Carl Th. Dreyer
1964 All About Loving
1964 Circle of Love as Rose
1964 Band of Outsiders as Odile
1964 La nouvelle vague par elle-même as Herself
1963 Le Petit Soldat as Veronica Dreyer
1963 Sweet and Sour as Ginette
1962 Shéhérazade as Actrice
1962 3 Fables of Love as Colombe
1962 Vivre Sa Vie as Nana Kleinfrankenheim
1962 Cléo from 5 to 7 as Actress in Silent Film
1962 She'll Have to Go as Toni Oberon
1962 Z-Cars (1 episode)
1962 Petit Jour as Herself
1961 Tonight or Never as Valérie
1961 A Woman Is a Woman as Angela
1961 The Fiancés of the Bridge Mac Donald as Anna, la jeune fille blonde
1960 Presentation, or Charlotte and Her Steak as Clara
1959 Pigen og skoene
1956 Cinépanorama (52 episodes)

Writing

2008 Victoria Writer
1973 Living Together Writer

Directing

2008 Victoria Director
1973 Living Together Director

Sound

1973 Living Together Music

Production

1973 Living Together Producer

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