Born in Paris (France) , Chiara Mastroianni made her screen debut in André Téchiné’s My Favourite Season (1992), for which she was nominated for a César Award, and went on to appear in Robert Altman’s Prêt-à-Porter (1994) before taking her first lead role in Danièle Dubroux’s Diary of a Seducer (1995). Among many other performances, her filmography includes roles in Raúl Ruiz’s Time Regained (1998), Manoel de Oliveira’s The Letter (1998), Mike Figgis’s Hotel (2000), Marjane Satrapi and Vincent Paronnaud’s Persepolis (2005) and Chicken With Plums (2010), Christophe Honoré’s Making Plans for Lena (2009), Mathieu Demy’s Americano (2011), Claire Denis’s Bastards (2013), Benoît Jacquot’s Three Hearts (2014), and, most recently, Honoré’s On a Magical Night (2019), for which she won the Best Actress Award in the Un Certain Regard section at the Festival de Cannes.

Selected Filmography

Selected filmography

On a Magical Night  (Christophe Honoré, 2019) – Best Actress Cannes 2019

The Girl With a Bracelet (Stéphane Demoustier, 2019)
Claire Darling (Julie Bertuccelli, 2017)
K.O. (Fabrice Gobert, 2017)

Proud (Philippe Faucon, TV, 2017)
Good Luck Algeria (Farid Bentoumi, 2016)
Saint Amour (Benoît Delépine, Gustave Kervern, 2016)
Smile (Sandrine Kiberlain, short, 2016)

3 Hearts (Benoit Jacquot, 2014)
Bastards (Claire Denis, 2013)

Lines of Wellington (Valeria Sarmiento, 2012)
The Price of Fame (Xavier Beauvois, 2011)
Americano (Mathieu Demy, 2011)
Augustine (Alice Winocour, 2011)
Chicken With Plums (Marjane Satrapi, Vincent Paronnaud, 2010)
Beloved (Christophe Honoré, 2010)
Man at Bath (Christophe Honoré, 2010)
Making Plans for Lena (Christophe Honoré, 2009)
Pardon my French (Sophie Fillières, 2008)
Crime is Our Business (Pascal Thomas, 2008)
The Beautiful Person (Christophe Honoré, 2008)
Park Benches (Bruno Podalydès, 2007)
Love Songs (Christophe Honoré, 2007)
A Christmas Tale  (Arnaud Desplechin, 2007)
Towards Zero (Pascal Thomas, 2006)

Persepolis (Marjane Satrapi, Vincent Paronnaud, animation, voix, 2005)
Akoibon (Édouard Baer, 2004)
It’s Easier for a Camel… (Valeria Bruni Tedeschi, 2002)
Carnage (Delphine Gleize, 2001)
The Words of my Father (Francesca Comencini, 2000)
Hotel (Mike Figgis, 2000)
Libero Burro (Sergio Castellitto, 1998)
The Letter (Manoel de Oliveira, 1998)
Time Regained (Raoul Ruiz, 1998)
Six-Pack (Alain Berbérian, 1998)
For Sale (Laetitia Masson, 1997)
Chameleon (Benoît Cohen, 1996)
My Sex Life… Or How I Got Into an Argument (Arnaud Desplechin, 1995)

Diary of a Seducer (Danièle Dubroux, 1995)
Nowhere (Gregg Araki, 1995)
Three Lives and Only One Death (Raoul Ruiz, 1995)
Ready to Wear (Robert Altman, 1994)
Don’t Forget You’re Going to Die (Xavier Beauvois, 1994)
Under the Stars (Antoine Desrosières, 1993)

Shattered Lives (Nadine Trintignant, TV, 1993)

My Favorite Season (André Téchiné, 1992)