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Emmanuelle Riva was a French actress, best known for her roles in the films Hiroshima mon amour and Amour.

In 2013, Riva won the BAFTA Award and the César Award for her lead role in Michael Haneke's Amour as Anne Laurent, and was nominated for the Academy Award for the same role.[2][3] She had previously been nominated for a BAFTA Award in 1960 for Hiroshima mon amour, and had won Best Actress at the Venice Film Festival in 1962 for Thérèse Desqueyroux.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Emmanuelle Riva was a French actress, best known for her roles in the films Hiroshima mon amour and Amour.

In 2013, Riva won the BAFTA Award and the César Award for her lead role in Michael Haneke's Amour as Anne Laurent, and was nominated for the Academy Award for the same role.[2][3] She had previously been nominated for a BAFTA Award in 1960 for Hiroshima mon amour, and had won Best Actress at the Venice Film Festival in 1962 for Thérèse Desqueyroux.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 50

Birthday 1927-02-24

Day of Death 2017-01-27

Place of Birth Cheniménil, France

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Also Known As

  • Paulette Germaine Riva

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2017 Lost in Paris as Martha
2013 Michael H - Profession: Director as Herself
2013 A Greek Type of Problem as Granny
2012 Wide-Awake as The Superwoman
2012 Amour as Anne Laurent
2011 Skylab as Jean dit Jacquot
2008 A Man and His Dog as Femme église
2008 The Great Alibi as Geneviève Herbin
2006 My Son as la grand-mère
2004 Green Paradise as La mère de Lucas
2001 C'est la vie as Dominique
1999 Venus Beauty Institute as Tante Lyda
1995 God, My Mother's Lover and the Butcher's Son
1994 A che punto è la notte as Professoressa Chaldiny
1993 A Shadow of a Doubt as Grandmother
1993 Three Colors: Blue as La mère
1992 Langer Samstag as Frau Dünskoven
1992 Far from Brazil
1991 For Sasha as Mrs. Malka
1990 The Passion of Bernadette as Mère Marie-Thérèse Vauzou
1988 The Tribulations of Balthazar Kober
1987 Funny Boy as Micky's Mother
1984 Liberty at Night as Mouche
1982 The Eyes, the Mouth as Madre
1981 The Games of Countess Dolingen as Une invitée
1979 Les jeunes filles as Andrée Hacquebaut
1977 Ariane
1976 The Devil in the Heart as Madame Bouvier, la mère
1975 Au long de rivière Fango as Mathilde
1973 I Will Walk Like a Crazy Horse as Madame Rey
1972 Gates of Fire
1971 Man of Desire as Valentine
1970 La Modification as Henriette
1969 Safari 5000
1967 Risky Business as Suzanne Doucet
1967 Soledad as Soledad
1966 Le coup de grâce as Sophie
1965 Thomas the Impostor as la princesse de Bormes
1965 Io uccido, tu uccidi as Lucia Rossi Perozzi (segment "La donna che viveva sola")
1964 Le gros coup as Clémence Grandval
1963 The Hours of Love as Maretta
1962 Therese as Thérèse Desqueyroux
1961 Léon Morin, Priest as Barny
1960 Kapo as Terese
1960 Adua and Her Friends as Marilina
1960 Recourse in Grace
1960 The Eighth Day as Françoise
1959 Hiroshima Mon Amour as Elle
1958 The Possessors as la secrétaire de Noël
1956 Cinépanorama (52 episodes)

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