Agnes Varda: Tribute To An Iconic Movie Director

Mandatory Credit: Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP/REX/Shutterstock (9448539do) Agnes Varda arrives at the Oscars, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles 90th Academy Awards - Arrivals, Los Angeles, USA - 04 Mar 2018

Agnès Varda in her days on earth was a Belgian-born French film director. Her classic films, photographs, and art installations across the world focused on qualitative documentary realism, feminist issues basis, and social commentary with a distinctive experimental style that showed how good she was with her career.

Agnes Varda was on born on 30th May 1928 in Ixelles, Belgium and died on 29th March 2019 in Paris, France. Agnes Varda also bagged awards from her great works. The awards goes;

Academy Honorary Award

Golden Lion
1985 · Vagabond

Honorary Palme d’Or

César Award for Best Documentary
2009 · The Beaches of Agnès

Honorary César

Independent Spirit Award for Best Documentary Feature
2018 ·

Faces Places
Leopard of Honour

European Film Academy Lifetime Achievement Award

European Film Academy Documentary Award – Prix Arte
2000 ·

The Gleaners and I
César Award for Best Short Film – Documentary
1984 ·

Ulysse National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Non-Fiction Film
2018, 2010, 2002 ·

Faces Places, The Beaches of Agnès, The Gleaners and I
Los Angeles Film Critics Association Award for Best Foreign Language Film
1986 ·

Vagabond Louis Delluc Prize for Best Film
1964 ·

Happiness Is in the Field Writers Guild of America The Jean Renoir Award

Adieu dear Agnes Verda. Your works and great contributions to mankind lives on….Good night!

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