awards & nominations

A Man and a Woman (1966)

Anouk Aimée as "Anne Gauthier"

Jean-Louis (Jean-Louis Trintignant) is a widower who has become a single father after his wife's suicide, and Anne (Anouk Aimée) is a widow and single mother still reeling from the accidental death of her husband. When the two cross paths at their children's boarding school, both are wary, but they soon form a friendship that is quickly charged with romance. Yet the pair continue to struggle to overcome their past tragedies as they try to begin a new relationship.

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1967)WonForeign Actress
Academy Award (1966)NominatedActress
Golden Globe (1966)WonBest Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama

Lola (1961)

Anouk Aimée as "Lola"

In Nantes, a bored young man named Roland is letting life pass him by when he has a chance meeting with a woman he knew in his teens. Lola, now a cabaret dancer, is also the devoted single mother of a young son, and she harbors the hope that his father, who deserted her during pregnancy, will return. Roland falls in love with Lola, and this gives sudden purpose to his life. But how does Lola feel about Roland?

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1962)NominatedForeign Actress