Eric Elmosnino

Éric Elmosnino (born 2 May 1964) is a French actor and musician. He is known internationally for portraying Serge Gainsbourg in Gainsbourg, for which he won the César Award for Best Actor. He studied at the National Conservatory of Dramatic Art. After leaving the Conservatory, he worked at the Théâtre Nanterre-Amandiers with Jean-Pierre Vincent. In 1992 he played Christian Ribet, a friend of Guillaume de Tonquédec, in the film Tableau d'honneur (Honour Roll) by Charles Nemes. In 2006, he played in the theater as Edward Bond, directed by Alain Francon, at the Avignon Festival and the Théâtre de la Colline in Paris. In January 2008, he performed in a show at the Theatre Antoine in Paris for Yasmina Reza's God of Carnage. Source: Article "Éric Elmosnino" from Wikipedia in english, licensed under CC-BY-SA 3.0.

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Life Doesn't Scare Me (1999)

We follow how four ordinary little girls learn about life, love and all that sort of things.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Noémie Lvovsky
CAST:  Sarah-Marie Julich  •  Valeria Bruni‑Tedeschi  •  Jean-Luc Bideau  •  Chloé Mimaut

We follow how four ordinary little girls learn about life, love and all that sort of things.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Noémie Lvovsky
CAST:  Sarah-Marie Julich  •  Valeria Bruni‑Tedeschi  •  Jean-Luc Bideau  •  Chloé Mimaut

Little Girls (1997)

Inès, Stella, Marion and Emilie are four young women who become friends and never leave each other. They band together during their teenage years. This film discusses their first meeting and what happens afterward.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Noémie Lvovsky
CAST:  Ingrid Molinier  •  Julie-Marie Parmentier  •  Camille Rousselet  •  Magali Woch

Inès, Stella, Marion and Emilie are four young women who become friends and never leave each other. They band together during their teenage years. This film discusses their first meeting and what happens afterward.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Noémie Lvovsky
CAST:  Ingrid Molinier  •  Julie-Marie Parmentier  •  Camille Rousselet  •  Magali Woch

The Rabbi's Cat (2011)

The story of a rabbi and his talking cat, a sharp-tongued feline philosopher brimming with scathing humor and a less than pure love for the rabbi's teenage daughter.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Antoine Delesvaux  •  Joann Sfar
CAST:  François Morel  •  Maurice Bénichou  •  Hafsia Herzi  •  Jean-Pierre Kalfon

The story of a rabbi and his talking cat, a sharp-tongued feline philosopher brimming with scathing humor and a less than pure love for the rabbi's teenage daughter.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Antoine Delesvaux  •  Joann Sfar
CAST:  François Morel  •  Maurice Bénichou  •  Hafsia Herzi  •  Jean-Pierre Kalfon

Pirate TV (2012)

It all began when camcorders replaced cameras. Making TV programs then became within everyone's reach. Jean-Lou, Yasmina, Victor, Clara, Adonis, and the others didn't only want to create their own television channel, they above all wanted to make a revolution. Thus ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michel Leclerc
CAST:  Félix Moati  •  Sara Forestier  •  Eric Elmosnino  •  Maïwenn

It all began when camcorders replaced cameras. Making TV programs then became within everyone's reach. Jean-Lou, Yasmina, Victor, Clara, Adonis, and the others didn't only want to create their own television channel, they above all wanted to make a revolution. Thus ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michel Leclerc
CAST:  Félix Moati  •  Sara Forestier  •  Eric Elmosnino  •  Maïwenn

Best in Bed (2014)

Raised to believe in performance and in the idea that all abilities must be optimized, Emma is a young, methodical woman who appears determined and relatively sure of herself. But two consecutive failures (real or imagined) lead her to believe that she has a real ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Delphine de Vigan
CAST:  Laurence Arné  •  Eric Elmosnino  •  Valérie Bonneton  •  Julia Faure

Raised to believe in performance and in the idea that all abilities must be optimized, Emma is a young, methodical woman who appears determined and relatively sure of herself. But two consecutive failures (real or imagined) lead her to believe that she has a real ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Delphine de Vigan
CAST:  Laurence Arné  •  Eric Elmosnino  •  Valérie Bonneton  •  Julia Faure

Nuts (2013)

François has everything he could ever want, until he is kicked out of the house by his wife after his umpteenth slip up; after moving back in with his parents, he vows to win her back.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Yann Coridian
CAST:  Eric Elmosnino  •  Sophie Quinton  •  Valeria Golino  •  Luis Rego

François has everything he could ever want, until he is kicked out of the house by his wife after his umpteenth slip up; after moving back in with his parents, he vows to win her back.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Yann Coridian
CAST:  Eric Elmosnino  •  Sophie Quinton  •  Valeria Golino  •  Luis Rego

Hôtel Normandy (2013)

At 40, Alice has everything a woman of her age could want - everything except one vital accessory: a man. Since her husband was killed in a road accident a few years ago, she has resisted all attempts to start a relationship with another man, despite the best ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Charles Nemes
CAST:  Eric Elmosnino  •  Héléna Noguerra  •  Ary Abittan  •  Frédérique Bel

At 40, Alice has everything a woman of her age could want - everything except one vital accessory: a man. Since her husband was killed in a road accident a few years ago, she has resisted all attempts to start a relationship with another man, despite the best ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Charles Nemes
CAST:  Eric Elmosnino  •  Héléna Noguerra  •  Ary Abittan  •  Frédérique Bel

Green Paradise (2004)

Lucas, a young sociologist, finds in his home village two friends, Isabelle and Simon. Discovering that they almost got married ten years earlier, he sets out to bring them together again. However, Isabelle is in fact falling in love with Lucas. Written by  (more)

DIRECTION:  Emmanuel Bourdieu
CAST:  Denis Podalydès  •  Natacha Régnier

Lucas, a young sociologist, finds in his home village two friends, Isabelle and Simon. Discovering that they almost got married ten years earlier, he sets out to bring them together again. However, Isabelle is in fact falling in love with Lucas. Written by  (more)

DIRECTION:  Emmanuel Bourdieu
CAST:  Denis Podalydès  •  Natacha Régnier

It Happened in Saint-Tropez (2013)

Zef’s stormy relationship with his brother Roni is further aggravated when Roni marries his daughter just as he is attending to his wife’s funeral. The two brothers have never got on with each other. One is faithful to his religion, the other lives only for the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Danièle Thompson
CAST:  Eric Elmosnino  •  Lou de Laâge  •  Kad Merad  •  Clara Ponsot

Zef’s stormy relationship with his brother Roni is further aggravated when Roni marries his daughter just as he is attending to his wife’s funeral. The two brothers have never got on with each other. One is faithful to his religion, the other lives only for the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Danièle Thompson
CAST:  Eric Elmosnino  •  Lou de Laâge  •  Kad Merad  •  Clara Ponsot

Picture Paris (2012)

When her son leaves for college, ordinary mom plans the romantic trip of a lifetime to France with her husband. But Paris doesn't turn out to be quite what she pictured.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Brad Hall
CAST:  Julia Louis-Dreyfus  •  Rachael Harris  •  Jeff Perry  •  D.W. Moffett

When her son leaves for college, ordinary mom plans the romantic trip of a lifetime to France with her husband. But Paris doesn't turn out to be quite what she pictured.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Brad Hall
CAST:  Julia Louis-Dreyfus  •  Rachael Harris  •  Jeff Perry  •  D.W. Moffett

All Girls Cry (2010)

Romantic drama in which a young woman must learn to live with her past in order to finally move forward.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Judith Godrèche
CAST:  Judith Godrèche  •  Eric Elmosnino  •  Maurice Barthélemy  •  Patrick Chesnais

Romantic drama in which a young woman must learn to live with her past in order to finally move forward.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Judith Godrèche
CAST:  Judith Godrèche  •  Eric Elmosnino  •  Maurice Barthélemy  •  Patrick Chesnais

Lea (2011)

Léa lives in Le Havre, where she attends college whilst taking care of her elderly grandmother. To make ends meet, she works as a waitress in a night club. Her admittance to the Institute of Political Studies in Paris offers her new opportunities, but at a high ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bruno Rolland
CAST:  Anne Azoulay  •  Ginette Garcin  •  Eric Elmosnino  •  Magali Muxart

Léa lives in Le Havre, where she attends college whilst taking care of her elderly grandmother. To make ends meet, she works as a waitress in a night club. Her admittance to the Institute of Political Studies in Paris offers her new opportunities, but at a high ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bruno Rolland
CAST:  Anne Azoulay  •  Ginette Garcin  •  Eric Elmosnino  •  Magali Muxart

Skylab (2011)

It is 1979 and Albertine, 10, and all her family members have gathered in Brittany to celebrate the birthday of her grandmother. Everyone thinks that the Skylab space station from NASA will fall on their heads this summer. The meeting turns into a crazy weekend ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julie Delpy
CAST:  Lou Alvarez  •  Julie Delpy  •  Eric Elmosnino  •  Aure Atika

It is 1979 and Albertine, 10, and all her family members have gathered in Brittany to celebrate the birthday of her grandmother. Everyone thinks that the Skylab space station from NASA will fall on their heads this summer. The meeting turns into a crazy weekend ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julie Delpy
CAST:  Lou Alvarez  •  Julie Delpy  •  Eric Elmosnino  •  Aure Atika

Gentille (2005)

As Gentille opens, Fontaine Leglou is walking down a Paris street, and stops to confront a man whom she suspects is following her. She tells him he looks normal, but she's sorry, she doesn't have time to have coffee with him. When he convincingly protests that he ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sophie Fillières
CAST:  Emmanuelle Devos  •  Lambert Wilson  •  Michael Lonsdale  •  Bulle Ogier

As Gentille opens, Fontaine Leglou is walking down a Paris street, and stops to confront a man whom she suspects is following her. She tells him he looks normal, but she's sorry, she doesn't have time to have coffee with him. When he convincingly protests that he ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sophie Fillières
CAST:  Emmanuelle Devos  •  Lambert Wilson  •  Michael Lonsdale  •  Bulle Ogier

Freedom-Oleron (2001)

39 years old Jacques Monot is tired from the same vacation he and his family have every year so he decides to buy a boat.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bruno Podalydès
CAST:  Denis Podalydès  •  Guilaine Londez  •  Eric Elmosnino  •  Bruno Podalydès

39 years old Jacques Monot is tired from the same vacation he and his family have every year so he decides to buy a boat.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bruno Podalydès
CAST:  Denis Podalydès  •  Guilaine Londez  •  Eric Elmosnino  •  Bruno Podalydès

Bernie (1996)

Bernie, a 30 years old orphan, decides to leave his orphanage and find his parents. After an investigation, he meets Marion, a young heroin addict and falls in love with her. He believes that his family was victim of a plot and this is why they deserted him.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Albert Dupontel
CAST:  Claude Perron  •  Roland Blanche  •  Albert Dupontel  •  Roland Bertin

Bernie, a 30 years old orphan, decides to leave his orphanage and find his parents. After an investigation, he meets Marion, a young heroin addict and falls in love with her. He believes that his family was victim of a plot and this is why they deserted him.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Albert Dupontel
CAST:  Claude Perron  •  Roland Blanche  •  Albert Dupontel  •  Roland Bertin

Actresses (2007)

Marcelline is an actress. Forty, single and childless, she begins rehearsals for Turgenev's A MONTH IN THE COUNTRY. Denis, the director, admires her greatly and promises he'll make her happy on stage - she will shine. But things don't go to plan. Denis introduces ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Valeria Bruni‑Tedeschi
CAST:  Valeria Bruni‑Tedeschi  •  Noémie Lvovsky  •  Mathieu Amalric  •  Louis Garrel

Marcelline is an actress. Forty, single and childless, she begins rehearsals for Turgenev's A MONTH IN THE COUNTRY. Denis, the director, admires her greatly and promises he'll make her happy on stage - she will shine. But things don't go to plan. Denis introduces ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Valeria Bruni‑Tedeschi
CAST:  Valeria Bruni‑Tedeschi  •  Noémie Lvovsky  •  Mathieu Amalric  •  Louis Garrel

Gainsbourg: A Heroic Life (2010)

A glimpse at the life of French singer Serge Gainsbourg, from growing up in 1940s Nazi-occupied Paris through his successful song-writing years in the 1960s to his death in 1991 at the age of 62.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joann Sfar
CAST:  Eric Elmosnino  •  Lucy Gordon  •  Laetitia Casta  •  Anna Mouglalis

A glimpse at the life of French singer Serge Gainsbourg, from growing up in 1940s Nazi-occupied Paris through his successful song-writing years in the 1960s to his death in 1991 at the age of 62.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joann Sfar
CAST:  Eric Elmosnino  •  Lucy Gordon  •  Laetitia Casta  •  Anna Mouglalis

Father of My Children (2009)

Grégoire Canvel has everything a man could want. A wife he loves, three delightful children and a stimulating job. He's a film producer. Discovering talented filmmakers and developing films that fit his conception of the cinema-free and true to life-is precisely ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mia Hansen-Løve
CAST:  Louis-Do de Lencquesaing  •  Chiara Caselli  •  Alice de Lencquesaing  •  Alice Gautier

Grégoire Canvel has everything a man could want. A wife he loves, three delightful children and a stimulating job. He's a film producer. Discovering talented filmmakers and developing films that fit his conception of the cinema-free and true to life-is precisely ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mia Hansen-Løve
CAST:  Louis-Do de Lencquesaing  •  Chiara Caselli  •  Alice de Lencquesaing  •  Alice Gautier

Late August, Early September (1999)

A story about the transition from late youth to early maturity, the film follows several friends and lovers as they come to make decisions on how to live their lives--getting a job more in harmony with ones ideals, committing to a lover, giving up a lover that no ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Olivier Assayas
CAST:  Mathieu Amalric  •  Virginie Ledoyen  •  François Cluzet  •  Jeanne Balibar

A story about the transition from late youth to early maturity, the film follows several friends and lovers as they come to make decisions on how to live their lives--getting a job more in harmony with ones ideals, committing to a lover, giving up a lover that no ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Olivier Assayas
CAST:  Mathieu Amalric  •  Virginie Ledoyen  •  François Cluzet  •  Jeanne Balibar
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