Natural selection on stage in “Official Competition”

It’s well known: film people like to see themselves in the cinema. Their obsessions, their torments and their slumps suddenly become magnified, or ridiculed, under the gaze of colleagues who know what it costs to pursue one’s passion. Even if, as in politics, they walk painfully on “an ocean of toes”, according to Jacques Parizeau. … Read more

Senegalese Khaby Lame becomes the most followed personality on TikTok

He dethroned American influencer Charli d’Amelio. This June 23, the tiktokeur Khaby Lame, of Senegalese origin, became the number 1 of the Chinese social network. At 22, he has 143.3 million subscribers on his Tik Tok channel, which he launched in March 2020. And all that without having said a single word. From Worker to … Read more

Film i Väst publishes Creative Overload, a new report on writing and directing in the golden age of audiovisual content

06/24/2022 – A journey through Wendy Mitchell’s new report on the challenges and opportunities that exist in a world where the gap between movies for the big screen and serial content is widening This article is available in English. At Cannes, film journalist Wendy Mitchell presented the key findings of her latest report, titled “Creative … Read more

Unifrance prepares international events, builds a Youtube channel, predicts the relaunch by soundtrack of French films abroad

One year after the merger with the French Society for the Promotion of International Television, Unifrance It is preparing for a series of strategic events in key markets across Europe, the United States, China and Japan to accelerate the global distribution of national series and films. The Cinéma et Télévision France Invitation Banner will host … Read more

Broker: theft of babies in South Korea

The famous abandoned baby boxes finally gave rise to a “Broker” film by Japanese director Kore-eda Hirokazu with a choice cast. Judge: Song Kang-ho, Bae Doona, Lee Ji-eun and Gang Dong-won. Funded by CJ Entertainment, the film was in selection at the last Cannes Film Festival but came back empty-handed. We will see why. * … Read more

Une Gerbe d’Or pour Albert Lebrun / Elevage et étalons / élevage / Accueil – leperon.fr

La commune de Saint-Méloir-des-Ondes, aux portes de Saint-Malo, perd l’un de ses plus illustres personnages. Albert Lebrun, quatre-vingt-trois ans, frère du Manchois Bernard Lebrun et fils d’Armand, naisseur, entre autres, de l’illustre étalon Elf III (Ibrahim), disparaît au terme d’une vie d’élevage qui laisse des traces dans le patrimoine commun du Selle Français. Une dynastie … Read more

Greater Paris real estate: the unexpected list of 20 cities where it is good to live… and invest

This is not exactly yet another list of cities in which to invest in real estate in Greater Paris. Nor is it the Ile-de-France version of the ranking of towns and villages in France where life is good. The observatory just unveiled by the Fnaim (National Federation of Real Estate Agents) of Greater Paris on … Read more

Festival de Cannes : avec “R.M.N.”, Cristian Mungiu fait le portrait d’une Roumanie xénophobe

Cristian Mungiu est un régulier de la Croisette où il a présenté tous ses films, trois récompenses à la clé, dont la Palme d’or pour 4 mois, 3 semaines, 12 jours en 2007. Il pourrait en être autrement cette année, tant R.M.N. déconcerte par son manque d’équilibre entre la chronique d’un village roumain et la dénonciation … Read more

100% Tom Cruise (Arte) evening: from his first screen tests to Top Gun: Maverick

The Franco-German channel is offering an evening 100% dedicated to the hero of Top Gun: Maverick with a movie, The color of money by Martin Scorsese and the rerun of a documentary. Already broadcast in November 2020, the documentary Tom Cruise: Body and Soul (2019), signed Régis Brochier, retraces, of course, the career of the … Read more