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The Piano Teacher

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Original title
La pianiste
Running time
126 min.
France France
Michael Haneke (Novel: Elfriede Jelinek)
Martin Achenbach
Christian Berger
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Co-production France-Austria-Germany; Wega-Film / MK2 Productions / Les Films Alain Sarde
Drama | Music. Psychological Drama. Cult Movie
Synopsis / Plot
A young man romantically pursues his masochistic piano teacher.
2001: Cannes: Grand Prize of the Jury, Best Actress (Huppert) and Actor (Magimel)
2001: Nominated for BAFTA Awards: Best Film not in the English Language
2001: César Awards: Best Supporting Actress (Girardot). 2 nominations
2001: European Film Awards: Best Actress (Isabelle Huppert). 6 Nominations
2002: New York Film Critics Circle: Nominated for Best Actress (Huppert)
2002: Los Angeles Film Critics Association: Nominated for Best Actress (Huppert)
2002: Independent Spirit Awards: Nominated for Best Foreign Film
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