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Isabelle Huppert receives the French Cinema Award from Unifrance.

The ceremony took place on Monday 16 January 2017 at the Ministry of Culture and Communication, in the presence of a dozen filmmakers. French actress Isabelle Huppert was awarded the French Cinema Award, a prestigious distinction given for the first time to an actress, in the presence of the Minister of Culture Audrey Azoulay. The Crystal Trophy, handed by Unifrance President Jean-Paul Salomé and Managing Director Isabelle Giordano, rewarded the actress who traveled  internationally with five feature films in 2016: Valley Of Love By Guilllaume Nicloux, Asphalt by Samuel Benchetrit, The Future of Mia Hansen-Løve, by Paul Verhoeven and Souvenir by Bavo Defurne.

After receiving numerous awards in the United States for Paul Verhoeven's Elle movie, including a Golden Globe on Sunday, January 8, 2017, Isabelle Huppert is now one of the favorites to win the Oscar for Best Actress at the 89th Awards Ceremony Oscars, which will take place  Sunday, February 26, 2017 at the Dolby Theater in Hollywood.

Source: Allocine.