The Artist
City: Indore
Location: Jaal Sabhagrah, South Tukoganj
Date: Sat, 2012/05/05 – 5:45pm
Price: Free and open to all
Category: Film screening

by Michel Hazanavicius (2011) with Jean Dujardin, Bérénice Bejo, John Goodman, James Cromwell (France, 100 mns.)

Presented in Indore by the Film Society Sutradhar in collaboration with the Indore Center of the Alliance Française de Bhopal.

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 female extra, becomes a major movie star.

Now the most awarded French film in history, The Artist is this famous French romantic comedy drama in the style of a black-and-white silent film.  The Artist has triumphed at the OSCARS 2012, winning five awards: Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actor, Best Original Score & Best Costumes. The Artist received near-universal acclaim from critics and won many accolades, the Film premiered at the 2011 Cannes Film Festival, won 3 Golden Globes, 7 BAFTAs, 5 Academy Awards, 6 César Awards.