Anemone, French actress, Died at 68

Anemone, birth name, Anne Bourguignon was born on August 9, 1950, and died on April 30, 2019she was a French actress, filmmaker and political activist.

She took her stage name in 1968 from the title of her film debut in Philippe Garrel’s “Anémone”.


Anemone was an associated with “Le Splendid”, a group of influential French actors and filmmakers who have been a strength in French film and theatre since their beginnings in the 1970s, and she performed in the cult Le Père Noël est une ordure.

This film marked the end of her work with the group, however.

In 1988, Anemone was awarded a César as Best Actress for her role in Le Grand Chemin, directed by Jean-Loup Hubert. Anemone won one César Award on five nominations.

Sadly, Anne Bourguignon passed away on April 30th 2019, due to a long illness, she was 68 years old.