Showing: Catherine Breillat  
36 fillette

After a nine-year absence from the director’s chair, Catherine Breillat returned with 36 fillette, having lost none of her power to push both boundaries and buttons.

Catherine Breillat France, 1988
DCP, Blu-ray

Anatomy of Hell

After attempting suicide, a young woman (Amira Casar) makes a startling proposition to the man (Rocco Siffredi) who rescued her: she will pay him to watch her naked body over the course of four nights as long as he provides “impartial” commentary about what he sees.

Catherine Breillat France, 2004

Fat Girl

Fat Girl is not only a portrayal of female adolescent sexuality and the complicated bond between siblings but also a shocking assertion by the always controversial Catherine Breillat that violent oppression exists at the core of male-female relations.

Catherine Breillat France, 2001
DCP, 35 mm, Blu-ray, DVD

Last Summer

With her first film in a decade, the fearless 75-year-old French auteur Catherine Breillat (Fat Girl, The Last Mistress) proves she’s as provocative as ever with her Cannes-stirring film, which drives down the dark road of uncontrollable passion.

Catherine Breillat France, 2023

Perfect Love

Catherine Breillat traces the shockingly violent disintegration of a May-December affair in Perfect Love, arguably her most realistic and disturbing study of romance gone wrong.

Catherine Breillat France, 1996
DCP, Blu-ray

A Real Young Girl

Filmed in 1976 but not released until 2000, A Real Young Girl is Catherine Breillat’s taboo-busting directorial debut and one of the boldest explorations of female sexuality ever committed to celluloid.

Catherine Breillat France, 1976
DCP, Blu-ray

Sex Is Comedy

Catherine Breillat’s behind-the-scenes account of shooting Fat Girl stars Anne Parillaud as Breillat surrogate Jeanne, a director intent on getting her film’s most intimate sequence just right.

Catherine Breillat France, 2002