29 August 1981|
Belœil, Hainaut, Belgium
|Other names||Emilie Dequenne|
Michel Ferracci (m. 2014)
Émilie Dequenne (born 29 August 1981) is a Belgian actress. She received a Cannes Film Festival Award for Best Actress for her debut role in Rosetta (1999). Dequenne's other notable film roles were in Brotherhood of the Wolf (2001), The Very Merry Widows (2003), The Light (2004), Our Children (2012), and Not My Type (2014).
Life and career
Dequenne won the Best Actress award at the 1999 Cannes Film Festival for her debut film performance in the Palme d'Or-winning film Rosetta. Dequenne became more well-known with worldwide audiences following her role in Brotherhood of the Wolf, a $29 million-budgeted film that grossed more than $70 million in theaters worldwide. In 2009 she played the lead in André Téchiné's La Fille du RER alongside Catherine Deneuve. She starred in the French thriller film The Pack, which premiered at the 2010 Cannes Film Festival.
In 2012, she won the Un Certain Regard Award for Best Actress award at the 2012 Cannes Film Festival for her role in the film Our Children. The film also scored her a Magritte Award for Best Actress and a nomination for a Satellite Award for Best Actress.
|2006||Miss Julie||August Strindberg||Didier Long|
|2010||Mon Tibet||Michel Lengliney||Didier Long (2)|
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