About

At a tiny Parisian café, the adorable yet painfully shy Amélie (Audrey Tautou) accidentally discovers a gift for helping others. Soon Amelie is spending her days as a matchmaker, guardian angel, and all-around do-gooder. But when she bumps into a handsome stranger, will she find the courage to become the star of her very own love story?

8.3
10k
Directed by

Jean-Pierre Jeunet

Written by

Guillaume Laurant (Author)
Jean-Pierre Jeunet (Author)

Runtime

122 minutes

Country

Germany, France

Language

French

Tagline

One person can change your life forever.

Cast

Keywords

daughter paris france love triangle photography shyness garden gnome sex-shop ghost train journey round the world montmartre

Photos

Lists

#87 on IMDb top 250 IMDb

#543 on 1,000 greatest films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

#55 on The 21st Century Most Acclaimed Films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

#196 on Empire's 500 Greatest Movies Of All Time Empire

Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Cinematography Bruno Delbonnel

Oscar nomination for Best Art Direction-Set Decoration Aline Bonetto Marie-Laure Valla

Oscar nomination for Best Sound Jean Umansky Vincent Arnardi

Oscar nomination for Best Foreign Language Film