Biography

Dominique Sanda (born 11 March 1948) is a French actress and former fashion model.

Sanda was born as Dominique Marie-Françoise Renée Varaigne in Paris to Lucienne (née Pinchon) and Gérard Sanda. She appeared in such noted European films of the 1970s as Vittorio de Sica's Il Giardino dei Finzi-Contini, Bernardo Bertolucci's The Conformist and Novecento, and Liliana Cavani's Beyond Good and Evil. She also appeared in The Mackintosh Man (with Paul Newman) and Steppenwolf (with Max von Sydow).

She won the award for Best Actress at the 1976 Cannes Film Festival for her role in the film The Inheritance.

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Dominique Sanda (born 11 March 1948) is a French actress and former fashion model.

Sanda was born as Dominique Marie-Françoise Renée Varaigne in Paris to Lucienne (née Pinchon) and Gérard Sanda. She appeared in such noted European films of the 1970s as Vittorio de Sica's Il Giardino dei Finzi-Contini, Bernardo Bertolucci's The Conformist and Novecento, and Liliana Cavani's Beyond Good and Evil. She also appeared in The Mackintosh Man (with Paul Newman) and Steppenwolf (with Max von Sydow).

She won the award for Best Actress at the 1976 Cannes Film Festival for her role in the film The Inheritance.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Dominique Sanda, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.​

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 46

Birthday 1948-03-11

Place of Birth Paris, France

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Also Known As

  • Dominique Marie-Françoise Renée Varaigne

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2014 Saint Laurent as Lucienne
2013 Going Away as Liliane Cambière
2001 The Island of the Mapmaker's Wife as Marta Kadar
2000 The Crimson Rivers as Sister Andrée
1999 Garage Olimpo as Diane
1995 The World of Jacques Demy as Herself
1995 Joseph as Lea
1994 Guerreros y cautivas
1994 Nobody's Children as Stephanie Vaugier
1993 Henry's Romance as La mère
1993 Rosen-Emil as Bertha
1993 Albert Savarus as Francesca d'Argaiolo
1992 By Way of the Stars (6 episodes) as Christina von Knabig
1992 The Journey
1990 I, the Worst of All as La Virreina
1990 Lenin: The Train as Inessa Armand
1990 Tolgo il disturbo as Carla
1989 To Save Nine as Dame
1988 Lenin... The Train (2 episodes) as Inessa Armand
1987 Le lunghe ombre
1986 With All Hands as Helene
1984 Le matelot 512 as La Commandante / Mireille
1984 The Road to Bresson as Herself
1982 Une Chambre en Ville as Édith
1982 L'indiscrétion as Béatrice
1981 The Wings of the Dove as Catherine Croy
1980 Cabo Blanco as Marie-Claire Allesandri
1980 A Sweet Journey as Hélène
1980 Break of Day
1979 Le Navire Night
1979 Utopia as Sylvie
1978 The Song of Roland as Anna
1977 Beyond Good and Evil as Lou Andreas Salomé
1977 Damnation Alley as Janice
1976 The Inheritance as Irene Carelli Ferramonti
1976 1900 as Ada Fiestri Paulhan
1976 Le Berceau de Cristal
1974 Conversation Piece as Professor's mother
1974 Steppenwolf as Hermine
1973 Story of a Love Story as Natalie
1973 The MacKintosh Man as Mrs. Smith
1971 Without Apparent Motive as Sandra Forest
1970 The Garden of the Finzi-Continis as Micol
1970 The Conformist as Anna Quadri
1970 First Love as Sinaida
1969 A Gentle Woman as Elle

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