Cécile De France,
Winner, Best Film, Cesar Awards
Winner, Best Adapted Screenplay, Cesar Awards
Winner, Most Promising Actor, Cesar Awards
Winner, Best Supporting Actor, Cesar Awards
Winner, Best Cinematography (Meilleure photo), Cesar Awards
Winner, Best Costume Design (Meilleurs costumes), Cesar AwardsMORE
In France, the names Rastignac and Rubempré serve as a kind of shorthand even today — two iconic characters who signify opposite sides of the same vice. Both prominent players in Honoré de Balzac’s expansive “La Comédie Humaine,” the ambitious parvenus are virtual nobodies of vaguely noble ...