"Juliette Binoche" is a French actress, artist and dancer. She has appeared in more than 40 feature films, been recipient of numerous international accolades, is a published author and has appeared on stage across the world. Coming from an artistic background, she began taking acting lessons during adolescence. After performing in several stage productions, she was propelled into the world of auteurs Jean-Luc Godard (Hail Mary (film)/Hail Mary, 1985), Jacques Doillon (Family Life (1985 film)/Family Life, 1985) and André Téchiné, who made her a star in France with the leading role in his 1985 drama Rendez-vous (film)/Rendez-vous. Her sensual performance in her English-language debut The Unbearable Lightness of Being (film)/The Unbearable Lightness of Being (1988), directed by Philip Kaufman, launched her international career.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous actresses! More Juliette Binoche on Wikipedia.
The themes have to do with immigration, our past, and are we guilty when we're 6 years old, ... For me, the big subject is not what my husband in the film (Daniel Auteuil) has done as a child, but in not recognizing his fault, he's damaged someone's life. The theme is universal; it doesn't just belong to the French-Algerian past, but triggers something we all can share.Juliette Binoche