“It couldn't have been a more perfect curtain-raiser for the 74th Cannes Film Festival.”
“Impossible to witness it all and not walk away feeling altered in some way.”
“This dark and unusual film perfectly reflects these dark and unusual times.”
An unforgettable journey of love, fame, and danger.
ANNETTE is a mind-blowing musical odyssey starring Adam Driver as Henry. A provocative stand-up comedian with a fierce sense of humour, who falls in love with Ann (Marion Cotillard), a world-famous soprano. In the spotlight, they are the perfect couple, healthy, happy, and glamourous. However, their lives take an unexpected turn when their daughter, Annette, is born. A mysterious girl with an exceptional gift that will turn their lives upside down.
Winner of Best Director at the 2021 Cannes Film Festival, visionary director Leos Carax (Holy Motors) astounds with this glorious rock opera. Featuring music and original story by Ron and Russel Mael, of Sparks, ANNETTE is an exhilarating journey of passion, love, and fame.