39th César Awards

The 39th Annual César Awards ceremony, presented by the French Academy of Cinema Arts and Techniques (Académie des Arts et Techniques du Cinéma), was held on 28 February 2014, at the Théâtre du Châtelet in Paris.[1] Me, Myself and Mum received ten nominations, Stranger by the Lake and Blue Is the Warmest Colour both received eight nominations each.[2]

39th César Awards
The official César Award poster features French actress Isabelle Adjani, in the 1994 film La Reine Margot.
Date28 February 2014
SiteThéâtre du Châtelet, Paris, France
Hosted byCécile de France
Best PictureMe, Myself and Mum
Best DirectorRoman Polanski
Best ActorGuillaume Gallienne
Best ActressSandrine Kiberlain
Most awardsMe, Myself and Mum (5)
Most nominationsMe, Myself and Mum (10)
Television coverage
NetworkCanal Plus

Winners and nomineesEdit

Guillaume Gallienne, director and star of Me, Myself and Mum, won the César Awards for Best Film and Best Actor.
Sandrine Kiberlain, star of 9 Month Stretch, won the César Award for Best Actress.
Adèle Exarchopoulos (left), won the César Award for Most Promising Actress and Léa Seydoux was nominated for the Best Actress award, both for Blue Is the Warmest Colour

Winners are listed first and highlighted in bold:[3][4]

Best Film Best Director

Me, Myself and Mum

Roman Polanski, Venus in Fur

Best Actor Best Actress

Guillaume Gallienne, Me, Myself and Mum

Sandrine Kiberlain, 9 Month Stretch

Best Supporting Actor Best Supporting Actress

Niels Arestrup, Quai d'Orsay

Adèle Haenel, Suzanne

Most Promising Actor Most Promising Actress

Pierre Deladonchamps, Stranger by the Lake

Adèle Exarchopoulos, Blue Is the Warmest Colour

Best First Feature Film Best Original Screenplay

Me, Myself and Mum, Guillaume Gallienne

Albert Dupontel, 9 Month Stretch

Best Cinematography Best Adaptation

Thomas Hardmeier, The Young and Prodigious T.S. Spivet

Guillaume Gallienne, Me, Myself and Mum

Best Editing Best Sound

Valérie Deseine, Me, Myself and Mum

Jean-Pierre Duret, Jean Mallet, Melissa Petitjean, Michael Kohlhaas

Best Music Written for a Film Best Costume Design

Martin Wheeler, Michael Kohlhaas

Pascaline Chavanne, Renoir

Best Production Design Best Documentary Film

Stéphane Rozenbaum, Mood Indigo

Sur le Chemin de l'École, Pascal Plisson

Best Animated Feature Film Best Animated Short Film

Loulou l'Incroyable Secret, Éric Omond

Mademoiselle Kiki et les Montparnos, Amélie Harrault

Best Foreign Film Best Short Film

The Broken Circle Breakdown, Felix Van Groeningen

Avant Que de Tout Perdre, Xavier Legrand

Honorary César

Scarlett Johansson


The following individuals, listed in order of appearance presented awards.

Name(s) Role
Bérénice Bejo Most Promising Actress
Audrey Fleurot Most Promising Actor
Charles Berling Best First Feature Film
André Dussolier Best Supporting Actress
Jeremy Irons Best Actress
Nicole Garcia Best Actor
Pierre Niney Best Adaptation
Stéphane De Groodt Honorary Award


The show was followed by 2.3 million viewers. This corresponds to 11.2% of the audience.[5]

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "Les Nominations de la 39ème Cérémonie". academie-cinema. Archived from the original on 31 January 2014. Retrieved 1 February 2014.
  2. ^ "Me, Myself and Mum, Blue Is the Warmest Color Top Noms For France's Cesar Awards". Variety. Retrieved 1 February 2014.
  3. ^ "Berenice Bejo, Lea Seydoux, Roman Polanski Among France's Cesar Awards Nominees". Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 1 February 2014.
  4. ^ "France's Cesar Awards: 'Me, Myself and Mum' Wins Best Film". Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 1 March 2014.
  5. ^ lefigaro.fr (21 February 2015). "César 2015 : audiences en légère hausse pour Canal+". Retrieved 9 December 2017.

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