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Brief synopsis

Hollywood 1927.
George Valentin is a very successful silent movie star. The arrival of talking pictures will mark the end of his career. Peppy Miller, a young woman extra, becomes a major movie star.

Cast

ActorRole nameVoice actor / SpeakerVoice actor
Jean DujardinGeorge Valentin [L]
Bérénice BejoPeppy Miller. [L]
John GoodmanAl Zimmer [SR]
James CromwellClifton [SR]
Penelope Ann MillerDoris [SR]
Missi PyleConstance [SR]

Crew

ActivityNameComment
Director of photographyGuillaume Schiffman
Still photographerPeter Iovino
Casting directorHeidi Levitt
Costume designerMark Bridges
DirectorMichel Hazanavicius
EditorAnne-Sophie Bion
ComposerLudovic Bource
ProducerThomas Langmann
Associate producerEmmanuel Montamat
Production designerLaurence Bennett
ScreenwriterMichel Hazanavicius

Distributing companies

CompanyComment
Warner Bros France [fr]France (theatrical)
Wild Bunch [fr]International Sales

Awards

Award winnerYearAwardCategory 
Jean Dujardin2011Festival de Cannes [fr]Prix d'interprétation masculineWinner
Emmanuel Montamat2011Oscar (Academy Awards) [us]Best PictureWinner
Michel Hazanavicius2012Oscar (Academy Awards) [us]Best DirectorWinner
Thomas Langmann2012Oscar (Academy Awards) [us]Best PictureWinner
Mark Bridges2012Oscar (Academy Awards) [us]Best Costume DesignWinner
Ludovic Bource2012Oscar (Academy Awards) [us]Best Original ScoreWinner
Jean Dujardin2012Oscar (Academy Awards) [us]Best ActorWinner

Festivals

YearCountryFestivalComment
2011FranceFestival de CannesOfficial Selection - Competition

Cinema

TypeCountryDateComment
Theatre releaseFranceWednesday, 12/10/2011