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media - © Philippe Quaisse / UniFrance

Louis Garrel

Actor, Director, Screenwriter, Voice, Co-producer

Represented by : Adéquat

Agent : Grégory Weill


    Louis Garrel begins his actor's career in front of his father's camera at the age of 6 in Emergency Kisses. He pursues his theatre training and enters the Superior National Conservatory of Dramatic Art. He then makes a sensational entrance into the cinema by acting for Bertolucci then Philippe Garrel in Regular Lovers, a role which entitles him to the César for Best Male Hopeful. In 2004, he is directed for the first time by Christophe Honoré in My Mother, co-starring Isabelle Huppert. He becomes one of the fetish actors of the director who shoots no less than six films with him. In 2008, he steps for the first time behind the camera. The Little Tailor, his second short, is highly remarked at many festivals.

    Filmography (45)

    Videos (10)


    Cannes 2021: La Terrasse UniFrance - Day 6

    Cannes 2021 - La Terrasse UniFrance - Jour 6

    Jour par jour, la présence d'UniFrance et une sélection des actions de l'association au 74e Festival de Cannes sur la Terrasse UniFrance, résumées dans une vidéo quotidienne.

    Mardi 13 juillet

    • Press junket international "La Croisade", de Louis Garrel
    • Remise des 19es Prix UniFrance du Court-Métrage
    • Press junket international "Bergman Island", de Mia Hansen-Løve
    • Press junket international "Mi iubita, mon amour", de Noémie Merlant
    • Dîner du Jury de la Semaine de la Critique, en présence de de Cristian Mungiu


    The MyFrenchFilmFestival "Cannes Special Edition" official trailer and selection revealed!

    Official Teaser | MyFrenchFilmFestival Cannes Special Edition

    From July 6 to 17, 2021, you can discover 12 feature films and 12 short films, all subtitled in more than 10 languages, for free and worldwide on The shorts will also be broadcast on UniFrance's YouTube channel (@unifrance), MyFrenchFilmFestival's Facebook page (@myfrenchfilmfestival) and MyFrenchFilmFestival's Instagram account (@myfrenchfilmfestival).

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    Save the date for the 19th Berlin French Film Week

    Trailer Berlin French Film Week


    Agnès Varda and her friends: a short film tribute

    Agnès Varda et ses amis


    Maiwenn et Louis Garrel parlent de Mon roi au Lincoln Center, New York, mars 2016

    Débat / Q&A


    Louis Garrel at the Lincoln Film Center, New York, March 2016

    Louis Garrel at Lincoln Center, New York, March 2016 - Masterclass

    Louis Garrel talks about his first feature, "Two Friends", at the Lincoln Center in New York. March 2016.


    Interview with Valérie Bruni Tedeschi and Louis Garrel

    Interview Valérie Bruni Tedeschi / Louis Garrel


    Avant-première : 2012 in London

    Physical preview : Myfrenchfilmfestival 2012 in London

    Portraits (4)

    Photos (19)


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    News (60)

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    Selections (6)

    Awards (3)

    Delegations (22)