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103 Ratings

A Self-Made Hero

Un héros très discret

Directed by Jacques Audiard
France, 1996
Comedy, Drama


Set in France at the end of World War II Albert Dehousse finds out his father wasn’t a war hero and his mother is a collaborator.

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A Self-Made Hero Directed by Jacques Audiard

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

1996 | Winner: Best Screenplay

New York Film Festival


César Awards

1997 | 6 nominations including: Best Supporting Actor

Stockholm International Film Festival

1996 | Winner: Best Screenplay

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