Venice, Cate Blanchett and the Oscars: Alice Diop confides before the release of Saint Omer

The director tells us about the “whirlwind” around her first fiction feature film. This article contains excerpts from the interview given to us by Alice Diop for number 534 of Première. It is still available on our online store. Order issue 534 of Premiere After 15 years of career in the documentary field, with the … Read more

Alice Diop, filmmaker of ‘missing stories’ in full light

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She likes static shots, silences, little explored areas and finds herself in full light: the documentary filmmaker Alice Diop sees herself propelled into a symbol of a revival of French cinema with “Saint-Omer”, preceded by an important cinephile buzz . Consecration for the 43-year-old filmmaker, who grew up in a city of Seine-Saint-Denis: it is … Read more

Director Alice Diop will represent France at the Oscars with “Saint-Omer”

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She was born that day, in Venice, under the gaze of President Julianne Moore. Alice Diop, upset, receives a double prize – Grand Jury Prize and Best First Film – for her first fiction “Saint-Omer”. She then quotes the black American poet Audre Lorde: “My silences did not protect me. Your silence will not protect … Read more

Alice Diop, filmmaker of “missing stories” in full light

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She likes static shots, silences, little explored areas and finds herself in full light: the documentary filmmaker Alice Diop sees herself propelled into a symbol of a revival of French cinema with “Saint-Omer”, preceded by an important cinephile buzz. . Consecration for the 43-year-old filmmaker, who grew up in a city of Seine-Saint-Denis: it is … Read more

Alice Diop wants to “shatter stereotypes”, including her own

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Known for its documentariesthe French director of Senegalese origin Alice Diop is preparing to release its first fiction film, twice on Wednesday, November 23 awarded at the Venice Film Festival and selected for represent France at the Oscars. Saint Omer is inspired by trial of Fabienne Kaboua Senegalese mother who had killed her baby by … Read more

Oscars: Alice Diop’s “Saint-Omer” will represent France

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The work of the 43-year-old director was selected from a list of 5 French films shortlisted for the category of best international film. The verdict was delivered on September 23 by a new formula commission. A curse of three decades. Since the ovation in 1993 at Indochina by Régis Wargnier, never a French feature film … Read more

“Saint Omer”: Alice Diop’s film in the running for the 2023 Oscars

Todays ephemeris August 12 2022 What happened on August 12

“Silence will not protect us. We won’t be silent anymore“. And it is perhaps from the stage of the Oscars that Alice Diop will once again have the opportunity to break the silence to carry loud and clear the voice of black women. Her film Saint-Omer is selected to represent France in the illustrious Hollywood … Read more

Oscars: Alice Diop’s “Saint-Omer” will represent France

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The work of the 43-year-old director was selected from a list of 5 French films shortlisted for the category of best international film. The verdict was delivered on September 23 by a new formula commission. A curse of three decades. Since the ovation in 1993 at Indochina by Régis Wargnier, never has a French feature … Read more

‘Shadow Dance’, by Alice Munro: Tales for Rebel Women

Alice Munro (Wingham, Canada, 1931) won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 2013 in recognition of “his mastery in the contemporary short story” according to the committee’s words. She was the first Canadian to receive the prestigious award and her acceptance speech was somewhat atypical, since it was not in person but through a visual … Read more

Alice Pol: “I love feeling the adrenaline of this job”

What got you more into That’s wonderful ! ? Alice Pol- I was touched by the fable side, which showed through in particular through the character of Pierre, played by Clovis Cornillac. This man without age or social background grew up in a remote space and feels overwhelmed when he arrives in the world. I … Read more