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87 Ratings

The Singer

Quand j'étais chanteur

Directed by Xavier Giannoli
France, 2006
Drama, Musical, Romance


Gérard Depardieu has at last returned to his true form in The Singer, which was a huge hit in France. Xavier Giannoli has created a genuinely touching love story which displays humour and a sense of compassion for its characters.

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The Singer Directed by Xavier Giannoli

Awards & Festivals

César Awards

2007 | Winner: Best Sound

2007 | 6 nominations including: Best Film

Lumiere Awards

2007 | Winner: Best Actor

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