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Olivier Dahan

Reviews

Thursday, January 3 2008

La Vie En Rose (La Môme)

Cotillard simultaneously relates the harsh obstinacy and generally acerbic behavior of the songstress while managing to drip humanity and evoke pathos at every turn.


Thursday, June 7 2007

La Vie En Rose (La Môme) (2007)

Angry, needy, and almost painfully lovely, Marion Cotillard's Édith Piaf fills all emotional space in La Vie En Rose.


Wednesday, March 7 2007

La Vie Promise (2002)

Despite Huppert’s commendable performance this film sinks under the weight of derivative characters, contrived and overly convenient plot points, and simplistic themes.


News

Thursday, January 24 2008

Marion Cotillard talks about becoming Edith Piaf

To observe that a French actress is beautiful is ordinarily an exercise in the incredibly obvious. But given Marion Cotillard's titanic and tortured Oscar-nominated performance


Thursday, July 5 2007

Director drawn to French singer's story

Olivier Dahan just had a feeling. After seeing a photo of a 17-year-old Edith Piaf, the French director was overwhelmed by the urge to tell


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