Saïgon, by Caroline Guiela Nguyen

Somewhere between the end of the Indochina War and the twilight of the twentieth century, Caroline Guiela Nguyen brings us the stories of Vietnamese exiles. The dramatist draws out a gentle, colourful melodrama from these voices.

Published on 03/05/2019

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Ceasefire (Cessez-le-feu), by Emmanuel Courcol

For his first feature film, Ceasefire, Emmanuel Courcol reflects on Paris after the First World War. Through the character of Georges, who survived the trenches, the film discusses the difficult return of the soldiers.

 

Published on 18/07/2019

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Suite no. 2, by Joris Lacoste

With Suite n°2 Joris Lacoste has created an ambitious project that compiles speeches recorded around the world, combining music, theatre and poetry.

Published on 06/05/2019

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Tour de France, by Rachid Djaïdani

In this street adventure, Rachid Djaïdani reconciles old workers and the French suburban youth. His second film affectionately describes a France far removed from clichés.

Published on 27/07/2019

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Yuan Xiaoyi

For twenty years, Yuan Xiaoyi has translated French works into her mother tongue, Chinese. Her work on Leïla Slimani’s novel, Lullaby (“Chanson dance”) (2016 Prix Goncourt), won the 2018 Fu Lei Award for best literary translation.

Updated on 10/05/2019

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Doreen, by David Geselson

By adapting Andre Gorz's declaration of love to his wife Doreen, David Geselson tells the story of a couple who have spent fifty years and are preparing to die together.

 

Published on 09/05/2019

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Liliom, directed by Jean Bellorini

With his staging of Liliom, Jean Bellorini immerses the spectator in a world where dreams meet misery, and confirms his position as a prodigy of the French theatre.

Updated on 07/08/2019

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Girlhood (Bande de filles), by Céline Sciamma

With Girlhood, Céline Sciamma interrogates the construction of female identity by immersing us in the daily life of Marieme, a teenager from the Parisian suburbs in search of freedom.

Published on 13/05/2019

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