Dominique Sanda

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Dominique Sanda
Dominique Sanda 2013.jpg
Dominique Sanda at the Film Museum in Vienna in 2013
BornDominique Marie-Françoise Renée Varaigne
(1951-03-11) March 11, 1951 (age 62)
Paris, France
Years active1969–present
Spouse(s)Nicolae Cutzarida
 
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Dominique Sanda
Dominique Sanda 2013.jpg
Dominique Sanda at the Film Museum in Vienna in 2013
BornDominique Marie-Françoise Renée Varaigne
(1951-03-11) March 11, 1951 (age 62)
Paris, France
Years active1969–present
Spouse(s)Nicolae Cutzarida

Dominique Sanda, born 11 March 1951 is a French actress and former fashion model.

Sanda was born as Dominique Marie-Françoise Renée Varaigne in Paris to Lucienne (née Pichon) and Gérard Varaigne.[1] She appeared in such noted European films of the 1970s as Vittorio de Sica's Il Giardino dei Finzi-Contini, Bernardo Bertolucci's The Conformist and Novecento, and Liliana Cavani's Beyond Good and Evil. She also appeared in The Mackintosh Man (with Paul Newman) and Steppenwolf (with Max von Sydow).
At the theatre:

In the 1970s, she lived with late actor/director Christian Marquand, with whom she had a son, Yann Marquand. In 2000, she married Nicolae Cutzarida, a philosopher and University professor of Romanian origin.
She won the award for Best Actress at the 1976 Cannes Film Festival for her role in the film The Inheritance.[2]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Dominique Sanda Biography.
  2. ^ "Festival de Cannes: The Inheritance". festival-cannes.com. Retrieved 2009-05-08. 

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