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Benoît Jacquot

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Farewell My Queen - Les adieux à la reine
Marking the return of acclaimed director Benoit Jacquot ( A Single Girl ), FAREWELL, MY QUEEN brilliantly captures the passions, debauchery, occasional glimpses of nobility and ultimately the chaos that engulfed the court of Marie Antoinette in the final days…
3 Hearts - 3 coeurs
A touching and tense drama about destiny, connections, and passion, 3 HEARTS presents a headily romantic look at a classic love triangle. One night in provincial France, Marc (Benoit Poelvoorde) meets Sylvia (Charlotte Gainsburg) after missing his train back to…
Keep It Quiet - Pas de scandale
Perhaps the most perfectly nuanced film Jacquot has ever made. The story works in the time-honored tradition of Tennyson's Enoch Arden. Fabrice Luchini's businessman Gregoire has just done an undeserved stretch in the penitentiary for some sordid white-collar family business,…
A Single Girl - La fille seule
A day in the life of a young and independent Parisian girl that is shot in real time as she copes with work and relationships. "Just as she's about to start a job with room service at a luxury hotel…
Diary of a Chambermaid - Journal d'une femme de chambre
Lea Seydoux plays Celestine, a resentful young Parisian chambermaid who finds herself exiled to a position in the provinces where she immediately chafes against the noxious iron rules and pettiness of her high-handed bourgeois mistress, must rebuff the groping advances…
The Disenchanted (La désenchantée)
Jacquot has often referred to this beautifully concentrated 1990 film as a new beginning, a break from the "theoretically" driven films of the 70s and 80s into the pursuit of "something human," in the director's words. The film is built…