“Tales of chance and other fantasies”: Ryusuke Hamaguchi’s intimate chronicles

Todays ephemeris August 12 2022 What happened on August 12

9:25 p.m., April 5, 2022 He, usually so modest, could not help holding up his trophy as a sign of victory, with a bright smile. Last Sunday in Los Angeles, Ryusuke Hamaguchi won the Oscar for best international film for Drive My Car (which has just been released on DVD and Blu‑Ray), after the feature … Read more

Analysis | Great Britain, Truss and fairy tales

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The Conservative Party has governed Britain incompetently for the last 12 years. Liz Truss will be the fourth unprecedented prime minister. David Cameron resigned because he staked his political career on winning the Brexit referendum. Theresa May resigned because she was unable to get her Conservative Party colleagues to approve her Brexit deal. Boris Johnson … 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

“Tales of chance and other fantasies”: Ryusuke Hamaguchi’s intimate chronicles

9:25 p.m., April 5, 2022 He, usually so modest, could not help holding up his trophy as a sign of victory, with a bright smile. Last Sunday in Los Angeles, Ryusuke Hamaguchi won the Oscar for best international film for Drive My Car (which has just been released on DVD and Blu‑Ray), after the feature … Read more

The house: three tales, three animation talents brought together in an anthology available in January on Netflix (+Review)

The house three tales three animation talents brought together in

Animation cinema is not just about Japanese animation and Netflix has understood this. After the successes of Love Death & Robots, the platform of streaming does it again by calling on three independent stop-motion animation talents for its new anthology. This new black and eccentric comedy soberly titled The House is available worldwide from January … Read more

Tales of Nobel Prize winner Alice Munro to thank and celebrate

Tales of Nobel Prize winner Alice Munro to thank and

Exclusive content The note you are trying to access is exclusively for subscribers Subscribe me Know our plansand enjoy El País without limits. Get into If you are already a subscriber you canenter with your username and password. A plot of allusions can sustain a story better than an argument. A simple prose, modest to … Read more

Cinema: moral, Parisian and mixed-race tales, by Jacques Audiard

Cinema moral Parisian and mixed race tales by Jacques Audiard

It goes where we did not expect it: with “Les Olympiades”, in theaters Wednesday, Jacques Audiard looks at the thwarted loves of thirty-something Parisians, in a sort of contemporary update of the “moral tales” of Eric Rohmer . The film by the 69-year-old filmmaker is shot in sumptuous black and white, in a district of … Read more