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86 Ratings

Her Name is Sabine

Elle s'appelle Sabine

Directed by Sandrine Bonnaire
France, 2007


A portrait of Sabine Bonnaire, a 38-year-old autistic woman, filmed by her sister. Through personal footage filmed over a period of 25 years, it is revealed that Sabine’s growth and many talents were crushed by an inadequate care structure.

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Her Name is Sabine Directed by Sandrine Bonnaire

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

2007 | Winner: FIPRESCI Prize

2007 | Directors' Fortnight

César Awards

2009 | Nominee: Best Documentary Film

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