French Director Agnès Varda, 89, Is The Oldest Ever Oscar Nominee
January 31, 2018
She was born in Belgium in 1928 and has spent most of her life working in France. This prolific director and writer has become synonymous with experimental styles in production. Agnès Varda is a very important figure in the world of modern French cinema.
To her credit, she has countless art pieces with a focus on documentary realism as well as issues surrounding feminism. Social commentary is a medium that Varda employs for most of her works. Moreover, she prefers working with non-professional actors.