President of the International Jury
Sandrine Bonnaire began her acting career at the age of 15 in Maurice Pialat’s À nos amours, which earned her a César for Most Promising Actress. She has been working with the biggest names in cinema for more than three decades: Jacques Rivette, André Téchiné, Raymond Depardon, Régis Wargnier, Brian de Palma, and Agnès Varda. For Claude Chabrol’s La Cérémonie, she was awarded the Volpi Cup for Best Actress at the Venice Film Festival in 1995. In 2012, she moved behind the camera and directed her first fiction feature, J’enrage de son absence.