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Camille Claudel (1989)

Isabelle Adjani as "Camille Claudel"

When renowned French sculptor Auguste Rodin (GĂ©rard Depardieu) notices the raw sculpting talent of the beautiful and precocious Camille Claudel (Isabelle Adjani), the two artists begin a scandalous love affair. Camille becomes Auguste's muse and assistant, sacrificing her own work to contribute to his sculptures. However, when her work goes unrecognized and she desires attention of her own, Camille is left alone and gradually spirals into mental illness.

Academy Award (1989)NominatedActress in a Leading Role
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