• A Man and a Woman (1966)

A Man and a Woman

Release Date: July 12th, 1966

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 42 min

Plot Summary

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.

Cast: Anouk Aimée, Jean-Louis Trintignant, Pierre Barouh, Valerie Lagrange, Simone Paris, Antoine Sire, Souad Amidou, Yane Barry

Director: Claude Lelouch

Genres: Romance

Production Co: Les Films 13

Distributors: Allied Artists Pictures

Keywords: Transformation, 1960s, Touching, Love, Death, Emotional, France


Nominated Best Original Song - Motion Picture
Winner Foreign Language Film
Winner Writing (Story and Screenplay - Written Directly for the Screen)
Nominated Best Original Score - Motion Picture
Nominated Film
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1968)
Winner Foreign Actress
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1968)
Winner Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Nominated Actress
Winner Foreign Film - Foreign Language
Nominated Best Director - Motion Picture
Nominated Directing