Caroline Huppert

Caroline Huppert (born 28 October 1950) is a French film director and screenwriter.[1] She is the sister of French actress Isabelle Huppert and has directed 20 films since 1977.

Caroline Huppert
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Born (1950-10-28) 28 October 1950 (age 70)
OccupationFilm director
Years active1973–present

Early life and careerEdit

Huppert was born in the 16th arrondissement of Paris, the daughter of Annick (née Beau; 1914–1990), an English language teacher, and Raymond Huppert (1914–2003), a safe manufacturer. she has a brother and three sisters, including French actress Isabelle Huppert. She was raised in Ville-d'Avray.[2] Her father was Jewish;[3][4][5] his Jewish family is from Eperjes, Austria-Hungary (now Prešov) and Alsace-Lorraine.[6][7] Huppert was raised in her mother's Catholic faith.[8][9] On her mother's side, she is a great-granddaughter of one of the Callot Soeurs.[10]

Selected filmographyEdit


  1. ^ James, Caryn. "NY Times: Caroline Huppert". NY Times. Retrieved 16 May 2010.
  2. ^ Chalmers, Robert (3 July 2010). "Isabelle Huppert: 'I don't have a reputation for being difficult'". The Independent. Retrieved 17 July 2017.
  3. ^ Leigh, Danny (23 February 2017). "Isabelle Huppert: 'Men aren't afraid of women the way women are afraid of men'". The Guardian. Retrieved 20 May 2018.
  4. ^ "The face of fearless cinema: French actress Isabelle Huppert at 65". DW-TV. 16 March 2018. Retrieved 20 May 2018.
  5. ^ "France's Isabelle Huppert nominated for Best Actress Oscar for film 'Elle'". The Local France. 24 January 2017. Retrieved 20 May 2018.
  6. ^ Szwarc, Sandrine (11 May 2015). "Isabelle Huppert bientôt sur la scène de l'Espace Rachi" (in French). Actualité Juive. Retrieved 21 February 2017.
  7. ^ Pfefferman, Naomi (17 February 2017). "Isabelle Huppert uncovers the true strength of her characters". Jewish Journal. Retrieved 20 May 2018.
  8. ^ Leon, Masha (18 November 2009). "Sea of Faces: French Film Star Isabelle Huppert Presents Award to Robert Wilson at FIAF Gala". Forward. Retrieved 18 November 2009.
  9. ^ "Entretien avec Caroline Huppert" (PDF) (in French). Retrieved 13 December 2016.
  10. ^ Bale, Miriam (9 October 2017). "Isabelle Huppert, Probably World's Greatest Actress, Reveals Where She Does Her Worst Acting". W. Retrieved 9 October 2017.

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