Régis Wargnier

Femme Fatale (2002)

A woman tries to straighten out her life, even as her past as a con-woman comes back to haunt her.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Brian De Palma
CAST:  Rebecca Romijn  •  Antonio Banderas  •  Peter Coyote  •  Rie Rasmussen

A woman tries to straighten out her life, even as her past as a con-woman comes back to haunt her.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Brian De Palma
CAST:  Rebecca Romijn  •  Antonio Banderas  •  Peter Coyote  •  Rie Rasmussen

Indochine (1992)

Eliane Devries is the seemingly repressed owner of a prosperous rubber plantation in French Indochina, circa 1930. Her steely exterior, however, is only a mask intended to hide her torrid love affairs from upper class society  (more)

DIRECTION:  Régis Wargnier
CAST:  Catherine Deneuve  •  Vincent Perez  •  Linh Đan Phạm  •  Jean Yanne

Eliane Devries is the seemingly repressed owner of a prosperous rubber plantation in French Indochina, circa 1930. Her steely exterior, however, is only a mask intended to hide her torrid love affairs from upper class society  (more)

DIRECTION:  Régis Wargnier
CAST:  Catherine Deneuve  •  Vincent Perez  •  Linh Đan Phạm  •  Jean Yanne

I'm the King of the Castle (1989)

Thomas, the son of a millionaire lives a fairly isolated existence, in a mansion in rural France. His father hires a widowed woman to take care of things while he is away. The maid's son, Charles moves in as well, and the two parents hope that the two can become ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Régis Wargnier
CAST:  Jean Rochefort  •  Dominique Blanc  •  Régis Arpin  •  David Behar

Thomas, the son of a millionaire lives a fairly isolated existence, in a mansion in rural France. His father hires a widowed woman to take care of things while he is away. The maid's son, Charles moves in as well, and the two parents hope that the two can become ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Régis Wargnier
CAST:  Jean Rochefort  •  Dominique Blanc  •  Régis Arpin  •  David Behar

Lumière and Company (1995)

40 international directors were asked to make a short film using the original Cinematographe invented by the Lumière Brothers, working under conditions similar to those of 1895. There were three rules: (1) The film could be no longer than 52 seconds, (2) no ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Lynch  •  Spike Lee  •  James Ivory  •  Andrei Konchalovsky  •  Liv Ullmann  •  Peter Greenaway  •  Lasse Hallström  •  Bigas Luna  •  Gabriel Axel  •  Merzak Allouache  •  Patrice Leconte  •  Cédric Klapisch  •  Costa-Gavras  •  Michael Haneke  •  Theo Angelopoulos  •  Wim Wenders  •  Fernando Trueba  •  John Boorman  •  Claude Miller  •  Raymond Depardon  •  Abbas Kiarostami  •  Alain Corneau  •  Zhang Yimou  •  Claude Lelouch  •  Lucian Pintilie  •  Arthur Penn  •  Vicente Aranda  •  Jacques Rivette  •  Helma Sanders-Brahms  •  Youssef Chahine  •  Régis Wargnier  •  Francis Girod  •  Idrissa Ouédraogo  •  Jerry Schatzberg  •  Hugh Hudson  •  Ismail Merchant  •  Gaston Kaboré  •  Jaco Van Dormael  •  Sarah Moon  •  Nadine Trintignant  •  Yoshishige Yoshida
CAST:  Jeffe Alperi  •  Romane Bohringer  •  Bruno Ganz  •  Ticky Holgado

40 international directors were asked to make a short film using the original Cinematographe invented by the Lumière Brothers, working under conditions similar to those of 1895. There were three rules: (1) The film could be no longer than 52 seconds, (2) no ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Lynch  •  Spike Lee  •  James Ivory  •  Andrei Konchalovsky  •  Liv Ullmann  •  Peter Greenaway  •  Lasse Hallström  •  Bigas Luna  •  Gabriel Axel  •  Merzak Allouache  •  Patrice Leconte  •  Cédric Klapisch  •  Costa-Gavras  •  Michael Haneke  •  Theo Angelopoulos  •  Wim Wenders  •  Fernando Trueba  •  John Boorman  •  Claude Miller  •  Raymond Depardon  •  Abbas Kiarostami  •  Alain Corneau  •  Zhang Yimou  •  Claude Lelouch  •  Lucian Pintilie  •  Arthur Penn  •  Vicente Aranda  •  Jacques Rivette  •  Helma Sanders-Brahms  •  Youssef Chahine  •  Régis Wargnier  •  Francis Girod  •  Idrissa Ouédraogo  •  Jerry Schatzberg  •  Hugh Hudson  •  Ismail Merchant  •  Gaston Kaboré  •  Jaco Van Dormael  •  Sarah Moon  •  Nadine Trintignant  •  Yoshishige Yoshida
CAST:  Jeffe Alperi  •  Romane Bohringer  •  Bruno Ganz  •  Ticky Holgado

The Woman of My Life (1986)

Simon, a famous violinist, sinks into alcoholism. He finds support from his lover, who is also the manager of the orchestra in which he plays. But is she really helping him or is she exploiting his dependence on her? A man who has been through the same experience ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Régis Wargnier
CAST:  Christophe Malavoy  •  Jane Birkin  •  Jean-Louis Trintignant  •  Béatrice Agenin

Simon, a famous violinist, sinks into alcoholism. He finds support from his lover, who is also the manager of the orchestra in which he plays. But is she really helping him or is she exploiting his dependence on her? A man who has been through the same experience ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Régis Wargnier
CAST:  Christophe Malavoy  •  Jane Birkin  •  Jean-Louis Trintignant  •  Béatrice Agenin

The Straight Line (2011)

Leila is released from prison after five years of confinement. She will meet Yannick, a young athlete who became blind after an accident. This last practice race despite his disability, but to run it must be connected by a wire to guide a person called. It offers ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Régis Wargnier
CAST:  Rachida Brakni  •  Cyril Descours  •  Clémentine Célarié  •  Seydina Baldé

Leila is released from prison after five years of confinement. She will meet Yannick, a young athlete who became blind after an accident. This last practice race despite his disability, but to run it must be connected by a wire to guide a person called. It offers ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Régis Wargnier
CAST:  Rachida Brakni  •  Cyril Descours  •  Clémentine Célarié  •  Seydina Baldé

A French Woman (1995)

Wed just as war breaks out, Jeanne hardly gets to know her military husband, Louis, before the debacle of 1940. While waiting for his return from a POW camp, Jeanne journeys through countless affairs with Louis' comrades- in-arms. Hoping to forget these wartime ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Régis Wargnier
CAST:  Emmanuelle Béart  •  Daniel Auteuil  •  Samuel Le Bihan  •  Jean-Claude Brialy

Wed just as war breaks out, Jeanne hardly gets to know her military husband, Louis, before the debacle of 1940. While waiting for his return from a POW camp, Jeanne journeys through countless affairs with Louis' comrades- in-arms. Hoping to forget these wartime ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Régis Wargnier
CAST:  Emmanuelle Béart  •  Daniel Auteuil  •  Samuel Le Bihan  •  Jean-Claude Brialy

Have Mercy on Us All (2007)

In Paris, many citizens go to the precinct after the doors of their apartments have been sprayed with a 4 and the letters "clt". When a dweller is found mysteriously dead in his apartment, Detective Jean-Baptiste Adamsberg and his partner Danglard investigate...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Régis Wargnier
CAST:  José Garcia  •  Marie Gillain  •  Michel Serrault  •  Lucas Belvaux

In Paris, many citizens go to the precinct after the doors of their apartments have been sprayed with a 4 and the letters "clt". When a dweller is found mysteriously dead in his apartment, Detective Jean-Baptiste Adamsberg and his partner Danglard investigate...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Régis Wargnier
CAST:  José Garcia  •  Marie Gillain  •  Michel Serrault  •  Lucas Belvaux

East/West (1999)

June 1946: Stalin invites Russian emigres to return to the motherland. It's a trap: when a ship-load from France arrives in Odessa, only a physician and his family are spared execution or prison. He and his French wife (her passport ripped up) are sent to Kiev. She ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Régis Wargnier
CAST:  Catherine Deneuve  •  Sandrine Bonnaire  •  Oleg Menshikov  •  Sergei Bodrov Jr.

June 1946: Stalin invites Russian emigres to return to the motherland. It's a trap: when a ship-load from France arrives in Odessa, only a physician and his family are spared execution or prison. He and his French wife (her passport ripped up) are sent to Kiev. She ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Régis Wargnier
CAST:  Catherine Deneuve  •  Sandrine Bonnaire  •  Oleg Menshikov  •  Sergei Bodrov Jr.

The Gate (2014)

Two decades after forging an unlikely alliance in Pol Pot's Cambodia, a French ethnologist and a former Khmer Rouge official meet again after the latter is arrested for crimes against humanity.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Régis Wargnier
CAST:  Raphaël Personnaz  •  Phoeung Kompheak  •  Olivier Gourmet  •  Thanet Thorn

Two decades after forging an unlikely alliance in Pol Pot's Cambodia, a French ethnologist and a former Khmer Rouge official meet again after the latter is arrested for crimes against humanity.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Régis Wargnier
CAST:  Raphaël Personnaz  •  Phoeung Kompheak  •  Olivier Gourmet  •  Thanet Thorn

Man to Man (2005)

An epic about anthropologists who hunt and capture pygmies for study back in Europe, in an attempt to illustrate the link between man and ape.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Régis Wargnier
CAST:  Joseph Fiennes  •  Kristin Scott Thomas  •  Iain Glen  •  Hugh Bonneville

An epic about anthropologists who hunt and capture pygmies for study back in Europe, in an attempt to illustrate the link between man and ape.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Régis Wargnier
CAST:  Joseph Fiennes  •  Kristin Scott Thomas  •  Iain Glen  •  Hugh Bonneville

Maman les petits bateaux (2000)

Day-Dreams of a famous young actress during the shoot of an important scene.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Régis Wargnier
CAST:  Hélène de Fougerolles  •  Jean-Yves Bouvier  •  Jean-Pierre Germain

Day-Dreams of a famous young actress during the shoot of an important scene.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Régis Wargnier
CAST:  Hélène de Fougerolles  •  Jean-Yves Bouvier  •  Jean-Pierre Germain

Catherine Deneuve, belle et bien là (2010)

Catherine Deneuve couldn’t care less about being a celebrity, but fame made her an icon long ago and she occupies a special place in our imagination. The star is not one to let others get too close, but when she gives you her confidence, she keeps her word. If ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anne Andreu
CAST:  Catherine Deneuve  •  Étienne Daho  •  Arnaud Desplechin  •  Régis Wargnier

Catherine Deneuve couldn’t care less about being a celebrity, but fame made her an icon long ago and she occupies a special place in our imagination. The star is not one to let others get too close, but when she gives you her confidence, she keeps her word. If ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anne Andreu
CAST:  Catherine Deneuve  •  Étienne Daho  •  Arnaud Desplechin  •  Régis Wargnier