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5,055 Ratings

The Artist

Directed by Michel Hazanavicius
France, Belgium, 2011
Silent, Romance


George Valentin is a silent movie superstar. The advent of the talkies will sound the death knell for his career and see him fall into oblivion. For young extra Peppy Miller, it seems the sky’s the limit – major movie stardom awaits. The Artist tells the story of their interlinked destinies.

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The Artist Directed by Michel Hazanavicius

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

2011 | 2 wins including: Best Actor

Academy Awards

2012 | 5 wins including: Best Motion Picture of the Year

2012 | 5 nominations including: Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role

Independent Spirit Awards

2012 | 4 wins including: Best Feature

2012 | Nominee: Best Screenplay

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