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

Todays ephemeris August 12 2022 What happened on August 12

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

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

Oscars: “Saint-Omer” will represent France in 2023

Oscars Saint Omer will represent France in 2023

OSCARS 2023. Alice Diop’s “Saint-Omer” was chosen to represent France at the Oscars on March 12, 2023. The film still has to go through several selection phases. Summary [Mis à jour le 26 septembre 2022 à 9h39] After a tumultuous ceremony last March, the Oscars are preparing for their 2023 edition. This will be held on March … 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

Buoyed by its success at the Mostra, Saint-Omer becomes France’s candidate film for the Oscars

Todays ephemeris August 12 2022 What happened on August 12

DECRYPTION – Award-winning in Venice, this first film by documentary filmmaker Alice Diop, which moved Cate Blanchett to tears, is inspired by the true story of an infanticide by drowning. It has some serious strengths. “It is not a question of electing the best film of the 7th French art but of designating the one … Read more