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Academy Awards Best Actress

Simone Signoret

("Room at the Top")

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Seven Weekends of French Cinema at Northwest Film Center

The Portland Mercury (blog)
Played by Serge Reggiani and Simone Signoret (both of whom also turn up in Army of Shadows), the two have little to say to each other, but it's all right in their eyes. Carné's 1939 film Le jour se lève, is another doomed romance starring the ...

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Adam Bartos and Colin MacCabe, Studio: Remembering Chris Marker

Brooklyn Rail
Bartos's photographs pepper the essay throughout, but only fully unfold on their own in the latter half of Studio, revealing the atelier's labyrinthine innards. Punctuated by the lambent, wide-set eyes of cats, owls, and Simone Signoret, the space is ...

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Bertrand Tavernier: Through charming esoterica into total obscurity

Buffalo News
It is a young Simone Signoret, whom we Americans didn't start seeing with any regularity before Jack Clayton's "Room at the Top" was released seven years later in which she was the very image of a mature French temptress. In Becker's film, which ...

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'The Bureau'

London Review of Books (subscription) (blog)
In Melville's film, Madame Mathilde, Simone Signoret's character, is caught by the Gestapo with a photograph of her daughter, which puts the girl in harm's way; Debailly's Syrian adversaries find him by way of his daughter's ID card, which he keeps in ...

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