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271 Ratings


Violette Nozière

Directed by Claude Chabrol
France, Canada, 1978
Crime, Drama, History


Claude Chabrol’s Violette was based on the true story of 19-year-old Violette Noziere, who in the 1930s was tried and convicted for the poisoning of her father and the attempted murder of her mother.

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Violette Directed by Claude Chabrol

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

1978 | Winner: Best Actress

César Awards

1979 | Winner: Best Supporting Actress

1979 | 3 nominations including: Best Actress

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