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Virtual Movie Showing Of "The Artist" On Zoom

Hosted by the Consul of the Orange County Movie Group
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Took place 1 month ago
Sat 21 Nov 22:00 - Sun 22 Nov 00:30

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The Artist is a Protected content comedy-drama film in the style of a black-and-white silent film or part-talkie. The film was written and directed by Michel Hazanavicius, produced by Thomas Langmann and stars Jean Dujardin and Bérénice Bejo. The story takes place in Hollywood, between Protected content 1932, and focuses on the relationship between a rising young actress and an older silent film star as silent cinema falls out of fashion and is replaced by the "talkies".

The Artist received widespread critical acclaim and won many accolades. Dujardin won Best Actor at the Protected content Film Festival, where the film premiered. The film was nominated for six Golden Globes, the most of any Protected content , and won three: Best Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy, Best Original Score, and Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy for Dujardin. In January Protected content , the film was nominated for twelve BAFTAs, the most of any film from Protected content , and won seven, including Best Film, Best Director, Best Actor for Dujardin, and Best Original Screenplay for Hazanavicius.

It was nominated for ten Academy Awards and won five, including Best Picture, Best Director for Hazanavicius, and Best Actor for Dujardin, making him the first French actor ever to win in this category.