Knowledge Identifier: +Julie_Christie
Category: Movies & TV
Born in 1941.
Countries: United Kingdom (45%), United States (27%), (10%)
Linked to: Central School of Speech and Drama, Life, Lions Gate Entertainment, National Board of Review
Darling (1965 film) - At the 4th Moscow International Film Festival in 1965, Julie Christie won a diploma for her performance
Christie's performance generated Oscar buzz, leading the distributor, Lions Gate Entertainment, to buy the film at the festival to release the film in 2007 to build momentum during the awards season
In 2008, Christie narrated "Uncontacted Tribes", a short film for the British-based charity Survival International, featuring previously unseen footage of remote and endangered peoples
Boho-chic - In 2008 the "Sunday Times" applied the term "real chic" to a group of "the chicest celebrities", including Miller and actresses Julie Christie and Marion Cotillard, who "handle the glare of fame with a large dose of reality", Miller being described as "a professional free spirit who, annoyingly, seems to have more fun than anyone else"
In 2011, Christie played a "sexy, bohemian" version of the grandmother role in Catherine Hardwicke's gothic retelling of "Red Riding Hood"