Death of Sacheen Littlefeather, the Native American actress who refused an Oscar on behalf of Marlon Brando

Death of Sacheen Littlefeather the Native American actress who refused

Sacheen Littlefeather, the Native American actress and activist who in 1973 turned down an Oscar on behalf of Marlon Brando, has died at the age of 75. This Sunday, October 2, the Academy of Oscars announced on Twitter the death of the actress and Native American activist Sacheen Littlefeather. The one who refused an Oscar … Read more

Festival America: the new age of the American novel

Festival America the new age of the American novel

Posted Sep 23, 2022, 6:05 AMUpdated on Sep 23, 2022 at 9:50 am The 2022 edition is a very special vintage for America. The American literature festival which is normally held every two years in Vincennes is back after four and, with its sixty guest authors, reflects a profound upheaval in codes and ideas. “Nothing … Read more

American rapper Coolio dies at 59; famous for his song ‘Gangsta’s Paradise’

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American rapper Coolio passed away on Wednesday at the age of 59. The musician, famous for his song “Gangsta’s Paradise” included in the soundtrack of the movie “Dangerous Minds”, was visiting a friend when he was found dead according to TMZ. The star’s manager, Jarez, shared that Coolio was found unconscious on a bathroom floor, … Read more

Richard Ford: “All the foundations of American life are partially fractured”

Richard Ford All the foundations of American life are partially

America must face up to the ‘nonsense’ about its foundations and stop seeing itself as a ‘shining city on the hill’, says Richard Ford. This American writer who received the Pulitzer Prize in 1996 deplores the fact that Americans on both sides no longer speak to each other and fears “something cataclysmic”. Richard Ford never … Read more

The Academy of Oscars honors a Native American actress, 50 years after her banishment

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PARIS: Pharoah Sanders, one of the most creative figures in jazz, who had embraced the influence of African and Indian music, died on Saturday. He was 81 years old. His record label Luaka Bop said in a statement that he “passed away peacefully” in Los Angeles, surrounded by his family and loved ones. He had … Read more

Sacheen Littlefeather, Oscar boo 50 years ago: ‘I did it for the Native American people’

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It was fifty years ago. It was yesterday and an eternity ago. Reminder of the facts: on March 27, 1973, in place of Marlon Brando, crowned best actor at the Oscars for “The Godfather”, it was Sacheen Littlefeather, a young 26-year-old Native American actress who came on stage at his request, to refuse the price, … Read more

LIVE – The stars at the Deauville American Film Festival: discover André Héliou’s portfolio

LIVE The stars at the Deauville American Film Festival

LIVE – The stars at the Deauville American Film Festival: discover André Héliou’s portfolio – France – Le Télégramme Published on September 03, 2022 at 3:23 p.m. Modified on September 03, 2022 at 7:18 p.m. In full force, the jury of this 48th festival with in the center its president the director Arnaud DEPLESCHIN. (Andre … Read more

Deauville: the American film festival paid tribute to Thandiwe Newton, a free and committed woman

Deauville the American film festival paid tribute to Thandiwe Newton

By Marie-Madeleine Remoleur Published on 7 Sep 22 at 8:46 updated on 7 Sep 22 at 8:46 The Pays d’Auge See my news Follow this media Thandiwe Newton ran down the auditorium steps. ©Dominique Saint We will not soon forget his race down the steps of the large CID auditorium. Nor will we forget the … Read more

Cinema: a festive summer for American blockbusters, French films lagging behind

Cinema a festive summer for American blockbusters French films lagging

The cinema summer is over and with it, the blockbuster season. If French cinema was generally in difficulty, the American behemoths held their rank, filling the rooms. With, in mind, the box of “Top Gun: Maverick”, which exceeded six million entries. Balance sheet time. The end of summer allows us to put the successes and … Read more

Who is Sacheen Littlefeather, the Native American actress to whom the Academy of Oscars apologizes?

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Suede dress, moccasins and long black hair separated into two duvets, a young woman with soft features goes on the stage of the 45th Oscars ceremony, March 27, 1973. Without haste, nor feverishness, the unknown takes the floor, face in Hollywood reunited: “Good evening. My name is Sacheen Littlefeather. I’m apache and I’m the president … Read more