Hollywood, 1927: As silent movie star George Valentin wonders if the arrival of talking pictures will cause him to fade into oblivion, he sparks with Peppy Miller, a young dancer set for a big break.
Director: Michel Hazanavicius
Writer: Michel Hazanavicius
Won 2012 BAFTA Award for Best Film
A crowd-pleasing tribute to the magic of silent cinema, The Artist is a clever, joyous film with delightful performances and visual style to spare.
The result is an irresistible delight.
The Artist is drunk on the history of cinema and art, and culture buffs will get giddy on it.
Sometimes cinema should just be pure, unadulterated joy, and The Artist is precisely that, in every wordless frame.
Tagline: A Breath Of Fresh Vintage Air
Genres: comedy, drama, romance
Categories: silent film star, showbiz comedy, movie business, hollywood, mustache, silent film, marquee, terrier, movie star, flapper, film, movie studio, movie producer, 1920s, rise and fall, falling in love, dancing
Producer: Thomas Langmann
Casting: Heidi Levitt
Director of photography: Guillaume Schiffman
Original music composer: Ludovic Bource
Costume design: Mark Bridges
Associate producer: Emmanuel Montamat
Runtime: 100 min
Country: Belgium, France
Sound Mix: Silent
Aspect Ratio: 2.35 : 1
Color: Black and White