Swashbuckling hero of the silent film, Georg Valentin, faces his greatest challenge when the arrival of the innovative talking pictures, turns his life upside-down. Frustratingly one of his admirers shoots to stardom in this new world, Georg falls into despair, abandoned by all except his faithful hound. Winner of a swathe of Academy Awards, including best film and best actor, The Artist has amazed and enchanted audiences world-wide.
12A cert – France/Belgium 2011 – Dir: Michel Hazanavicius
Running time: 100 minutes – Language: English
Cast: Jean Dujardin, Bérénice Bejo