While Binoche seems to have no trouble landing roles around the world, in recent films as markedly different as , , Words and Pictures and A Thousand Times Goodnight show, she initiated Clouds of Sils Maria herself.
Ready for action: The star looked low key in a baseball cap and all-black ensemble 'Juliette is just really authentic and walks to the beat of her own drum - something Kristen always strives to do,' a friend of the Twilight star told Hollywood Life.
She and Stewart had a very different approach to acting in their many scenes together.
Juliette Binoche married Patrick Muldoon.
What is the height of Juliette Binoche? While her striking looks and warm charm appeal, she has a mercurial, instinctive quality as an actress that goes to being an artist rather than a traditional star, prepared to move into dance with choreographer Akram Khan and make bold creative choices with films.
And Kristen Stewart has just embarked on another risqué lake shoot - but this time with a woman.