Ariane Labed (born 8 May 1984) is a Greek-born French actress and film director. She is best known for her feature film debut in Attenberg, for which she won the Volpi Cup for Best Actress, and appearing in Helen Edmundson's film Mary Magdalene in 2018.
Ariane Labed in 2015
|Residence||London, England, U.K.|
|Alma mater||University of Provence|
|Occupation||Actress, film director|
Born to French parents, Ariane Labed lived her first six years in Athens, then six years in Germany. She arrived in France at 12 years old. Ariane Labed studied theater at the University of Provence (DEUST Basic training in theater, Bachelor of Performing Arts and Master Dramaturgy and scenic writing). She participated in the creation of the Vasistas theater troupe with Argyro Chioti and went on stage with the National Theater of Greece.
Labed was awarded the Volpi Cup for Best Actress at the 67th Venice International Film Festival for her performance in Attenberg, directed by Athina Rachel Tsangari, which was her debut film. She starred in the films Alps and The Lobster directed by Yorgos Lanthimos. In 2018, she appeared as Rachel in Helen Edmundson's film Mary Magdalene.
|2012||The Capsule||Short film|
|2013||A Place of Earth||Elena Morin|
|2014||Fidelio: Alice's Odyssey||Alice|
|2014||La diagonale du fils||Short film|
|2015||The Forbidden Room||Alicia Warlock / The Chambermaid|
|2015||The Lobster||The Maid|
|2015||Despite the Night||Hélène|
|TBA||The Souvenir Part II||Garance||Filming|
|2016||Black Mirror||Catarina||Netflix||Episode: Men Against Fire|
|2018||Ad Vitam||Episode #1.6|
Awards and nominationsEdit
|2010||67th Venice International Film Festival||Volpi Cup for Best Actress||Attenberg||Won|
|2011||Hellenic Film Academy Awards||Best Actress||Won|
|2014||Locarno International Film Festival||Best Actress||Fidelio: Alice's Odyssey||Won|
|2015||20th Lumières Awards||Most Promising Actress||Nominated|
|2015||40th César Awards||Most Promising Actress||Nominated|
- Film, British Council. "British Council Film: Mary Magdalene". film.britishcouncil.org. Retrieved 9 November 2018.
- "Ariane Labed, la révélation de Fidelio, l'Odyssée d'Alice". L'Express.
- "Portrait d'une jeune actrice : Ariane Labed, héroine de Fidelio, l'odyssée d'Alice". AlloCiné. Retrieved 1 November 2018.
- Lavallee, Eric (1 October 2010). "Ariane Labed and Aggeliki Papoulia Like View From the 'Alps'". Ioncinema. Retrieved 2 February 2011.
- Clarke, Cath (18 August 2011). "First sight: Ariane Labed". guardian.co.uk. Retrieved 29 August 2011.