In the movie 'L'alliance', Anna Karina plays the character of Jeanne who is a mysterious woman. A vet meets her through a dating agency and shifts into her large apartment. The relationship between the couple turns into that of suspicion when strange things happen in the apartment.
14 Sweet and Sour
In the French-Italian comedy film 'Sweet and Sour', Anna Karina plays the character of Ginette.
13 De l'amour
In the movie 'De l'amour', Anna Karina plays the character of Helene. Her character has just broken up and lets herself seduced by another man.
12 Michael Kohlhaas - Der Rebell
In the movie 'Michael Kohlhaas - Der Rebell', Anna Karina played the character of Elisabeth Kohlhaas. The movie is based on the novel Michael Kohlhaas by Heinrich von Kleist.
In the French musical comedy 'Anna', Anna Karina played the titular character. The plot of the film revolves around a man obsessively looking for a woman he saw in a photograph.
10 Olyan, mint otthon
In the Hungarian drama 'Olyan, mint otthon', Anna Karina plays the character of Anna. Returning from America, Jan Nowicki (played by Novák András), tries to renew his relationship with Anna, her ex-love, but she refuses. Nowicki buys a dog for companionship, which leads to a meeting with a little girl and a new relationship begins.
9 L'invenzione di Morel
Anna Karina plays the character of Faustine in the movie 'L'invenzione di Morel'. The plot of the movie revolves around castaway (played by Giulio Brogi) who arrives on an island. He thinks it's uninhabited, but he sees a palace with also a hidden room. Soon he sees some people walking, dressed with old-fashioned clothes. He is afraid because people don't see him, like a ghost.
Anna Karina starred as Natacha von Braun in the 1965 science fiction film 'Alphaville'. She was the leading female character in the film, playing opposite actor Eddie Constantine. The film is considered a classic of the French New Wave genre.
7 Appointment in Bray
Anna Karina stars in the 1964 French drama 'Appointment in Bray'. She plays the character of a mute woman in the movie.
6 Le Petit Soldat
Anna Karina plays the character of Veronica Dreyer in the movie 'Le petit soldat'. Veronica is working for FLN (National Liberation Front) and in favor of Algerian independence in the movie.
5 A Woman Is a Woman
Anna Karina stars as the lead character, Angela, in the 1961 French film 'A Woman is a Woman'. She plays a young woman who desperately wants to become a mother, and enlists the help of her boyfriend Emile and his friend Alfred to make it happen.
4 Le soldatesse
Anna Karina played the role of Elenitza Karaboris in the movie 'Le soldatesse'. The plot of the film revolves around World War II and her character is one of the prostitutes who is taken to serve in brothels for Italian soldiers in Albania.
3 Pierrot le Fou
Anna Karina starred as Marianne Renoir in the 1965 French New Wave classic 'Pierrot le Fou'. Directed by Jean-Luc Godard, the film follows the story of Ferdinand (played by Jean-Paul Belmondo), a cartoonist who breaks free from his dull life, and Marianne, the free-spirited young woman who joins him on his journey.
2 Band of Outsiders
Anna Karina appears in Jean-Luc Godard’s 1964 French New Wave film 'Band of Outsiders', which follows a group of young friends in Paris as they scheme, dream and scheme some more. Karina plays the femme fatale, Odile, the object of the affections of both Arthur (Claude Brasseur) and Franz (Sami Frey). She is the catalyst for the group’s plans to rob a wealthy woman’s house. Karina’s seductive portrayal of Odile is one of her most memorable performances and helped to establish her reputation as a leading actress in French cinema.
1 My Life to Live
Anna Karina stars as the lead character, Nana, in the 1962 French New Wave classic 'My Life to Live'. Written and directed by Jean-Luc Godard, the film follows Nana as she attempts to make her way in life, struggling to make ends meet and find her place in the world. Karina's performance as Nana is widely regarded as one of the best in French cinema.