email print share on Facebook share on Twitter share on reddit pin on Pinterest

AWARDS France

Rust & Bone tops nominations for the Lumières

by 

- Jacques Audiard's film receives the most nominations along with Camille Rewinds, only just ahead of Love and Holy Motors

Rust & Bone tops nominations for the Lumières

Awarded like the Golden Globes to French and French-language cinema's best artists by foreign correspondents based in Paris, the 18th Lumière Awards are to be handed out on January 18. The following films shine among the nominees: Jacques Audiard's Rust & Bone [+see also:
film review
trailer
interview: Jacques Audiard
interview: Jacques Audiard
film profile
]
(with five nominations in the most important categories), Noémie Lvovsky's Camille Rewinds (five nominations), Michael Haneke's Love [+see also:
film review
trailer
interview: Michael Haneke
film profile
]
(four nominations) and Leos CaraxHoly Motors [+see also:
film review
trailer
interview: Leos Carax
film profile
]
 (four nominations) are all to compete against Benoît Jacquot's Farewell, My Queen [+see also:
film review
trailer
interview: Benoît Jacquot
film profile
]
 for the title of Best Film of the Year 2012.

(The article continues below - Commercial information)

Marion Cotillard (Rust & Bone)Catherine Frot (Haute Cuisine), Noémie Lvovsky (Camille Rewinds)Corinne Masiero (Louise Wimmer) and Emmanuelle Riva (Love) are to compete for the honour of Best Actress.

Guillaume Canet (A Better Life [+see also:
film review
trailer
interview: Cédric Kahn
film profile
]
), Denis Lavant (Holy Motors), Jérémie Renier (My Way), Belgian actor Mathias Schoenaerts (Rust & Bone) and Jean-Louis Trintignant (Love) will compete for the Lumière for Best Actor .

List of nominees:

Best Film
Love - Michael Haneke
Rust & Bone - Jacques Audiard
Camille Rewinds - Noémie Lvovsky
Holy Motors - Leos Carax
Farewell, My Queen - Benoît Jacquot 

Best Director
Jacques Audiard - Rust & Bone
Leos Carax - Holy Motors
Michael Haneke - Love
Noémie Lvovsky - Camille Rewinds
Cyril Mennegun - Louise Wimmer

Best Screenplay
Jacques Audiard, Thomas Bidegain - Rust & Bone
Leos Carax - Holy Motors
Benoît Jacquot, Gilles Taurand - Farewell, My Queen
Noémie Lvovsky, Maud Ameline, Pierre-Olivier Mattei, Florence Seyvos - Camille Rewinds
Valérie Zenatti, Thierry Binisti - Une bouteille à la mer

Best Actress
Marion Cotillard - Rust & Bone
Catherine Frot - Haute Cuisine directed by Christian Vincent
Noémie Lvovsky - Camille Rewinds
Corinne Masiero - Louise Wimmer
Emmanuelle Riva - Love

Best Actor
Guillaume Canet - A Better Life directed by Cédric Kahn
Denis Lavant - Holy Motors
Jérémie Renier - My Way directed by Florent Emilio Siri
Mathias Schoenaerts - Rust & Bone
Jean-Louis Trintignant - Love
 

Best Female Newcomer
Agathe Bonitzer - Une bouteille à la mer
Judith Chemla, Julia Faure, India Hair - Camille Rewinds
Izia Higelin - Mauvaise fille [+see also:
trailer
film profile
]
 directed by Patrick Mille 
Sofiia Manousha - Le noir (te) vous va si bien [+see also:
trailer
film profile
]
 directed by Jacques Bral
Soko - Augustine [+see also:
film review
trailer
film profile
]
 directed by Alice Winocour 

Best Male Newcomer
Clément Métayer - Something in the Air [+see also:
film review
trailer
interview: Olivier Assayas
film profile
]
 directed by Olivier Assayas
Stéphane Soo Mongo - Hold Back [+see also:
film review
trailer
interview: Rachid Djaïdani
film profile
]
 directed by Rachid Djaïdani
Pierre Niney - Comme des frères [+see also:
trailer
film profile
]
 directed by Hugo Gélin
Mahmoud Shalaby - Une bouteille à la mer
Ernst Umhauer - In the House [+see also:
film review
trailer
film profile
]
 directed by François Ozon

Best Film in the French Language (outside France)
Our Children [+see also:
film review
trailer
interview: Joachim Lafosse
film profile
]
 - Joachim Lafosse
Laurence Anyways [+see also:
film review
trailer
film profile
]
 - Xavier Dolan
The Pirogue [+see also:
trailer
film profile
]
 - Moussa Touré
Sister [+see also:
film review
trailer
interview: Kacey Mottet Klein
interview: Ursula Meier
film profile
]
- Ursula Meier
Monsieur Lazhar - Philippe Falardeau 

(The article continues below - Commercial information)

(Translated from French)

Did you enjoy reading this article? Please subscribe to our newsletter to receive more stories like this directly in your inbox.