The Best Movies Directed by Catherine Breillat

List of all movies directed by Catherine Breillat ranked from best to worst with photos. Films directed by Catherine Breillat are listed here and include movie posters and Catherine Breillat movie trailers whenever possible. This is a collection of the best movies directed by Catherine Breillat as voted on by film buffs. If you think the greatest Catherine Breillat movie isn't as high as it should be on this list, then make sure to vote so that your opinion of what the top Catherine Breillat film is can be factored into this list.

From Catherine Breillat's studio films to Catherine Breillat's independent films, this Catherine Breillat filmography keeps tabs on all Catherine Breillat movies, and lets the cream of the crop rise to the top.

Movies here include everything from Fat Girl to Romance.

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Who has Catherine Breillat worked with as a director? Talent includes the likes of Christopher Lee, David Lynch, and Richard Linklater.

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  • Fat Girl
    Anais Reboux, Roxane Mesquida, Arsinée Khanjian
    16 votes
    • Released: 2001
    • Directed by: Catherine Breillat
    Anaïs is twelve and bears the weight of the world on her shoulders. She watches her older sister, Elena, whom she both loves and hates. Elena is fifteen and devilishly beautiful. Neither more futile, ...more

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  • Romance


    Rocco Siffredi, François Berléand, Caroline Ducey
    26 votes
    • Released: 1999
    • Directed by: Catherine Breillat

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  • Brief Crossing
    Gilles Guillain, Nicholas Hawtrey, Sarah Pratt
    13 votes
    • Released: 2001
    • Directed by: Catherine Breillat
    Brief Crossing is a French film released in 2001 and directed by Catherine Breillat. It stars Sarah Pratt and Gilles Guillain.
  • A Real Young Girl
    Shirley Stoler, Hiram Keller, Charlotte Alexandra
    16 votes
    • Released: 1999
    • Directed by: Catherine Breillat
    A Real Young Girl is a 1976 French drama about a 14-year-old girl's sexual awakening, written and directed by Catherine Breillat. The film, Breillat's first, was based on her fourth novel, Le ...more
  • Bluebeard
    Dominique Thomas, Lola Créton, Daphné Baiwir
    12 votes
    • Released: 2009
    • Directed by: Catherine Breillat
    Anne (Daphné Baiwir) reads her younger sister, Marie-Catherine (Lola Créton), the story of Bluebeard. In 17th-century France, another set of sisters -- also named Anne and Marie-Catherine -- are left ...more

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  • The Sleeping Beauty
    Kérian Mayan, Rosine Favey, Odile Mallet
    20 votes
    • Released: 2011
    • Directed by: Catherine Breillat
    Provocative French filmmaker Catherine Breillat offers an idiosyncratic variation on a classic fairy tale with this fantasy. Young Princess Anastasia (Carla Besnainou) runs afoul of an ill-tempered ...more