Man Booker Readings

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Man Booker readings from 'Black Moses' by Alain Mabanckou and 'Compass' by Mathias Enard.

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MIA HANSEN-LØVE DISCUSSES 'EDEN' |

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CÉDRIC KLAPISCH DISCUSSES 'CHINESE PUZZLE' |

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Man Booker Readings |

Man Booker Readings

Document audiovisuel

Man Booker readings from 'Black Moses' by Alain Mabanckou and 'Compass' by Mathias Enard.

HIROSHIMA MON AMOUR (ANALYSIS) |

HIROSHIMA MON AMOUR (ANALYSIS)

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The 2014 edition of 'Rendez-vous with French Cinema' paid tribute to the late and great Alain Resnais, a director of unmatched distinction and elegance, whose works awed and amazed, or shocked and unnerved, but never left audience...

CLAUDE LELOUCH DISCUSSES 'A MAN AND A WOMAN' |

CLAUDE LELOUCH DISCUSSES 'A MAN AND A WOMAN'

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French film director Claude Lelouch talks about his 1966 film 'Un homme et une femme'. Winner of two Oscars (one for Best Foreign Film) and the 1966 Palme d’Or, this charming, free-wheeling love story made the international reputa...

DAVID OELHOFFEN AND VIGGO MORTENSEN DISCUSS 'FAR FROM MEN' |

DAVID OELHOFFEN AND VIGGO MORTENSEN DISCUSS '...

Document audiovisuel | 2014

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PABLO: THE GRAPHIC NOVEL |

PABLO: THE GRAPHIC NOVEL

Document audiovisuel | 2015

Writer Julie Birmant and artist Clément Oubrerie came to the Institut français to discuss their award winning graphic novel. The discussion is chaired by comics expert Paul Gravett, co-curator of the British Library’s Comics Unmas...

Laurent Binet on The 7th Function of Language |

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Document audiovisuel | 2017

Beyond Words Festival: Laurent Binet on the 7th Function of Language Laurent Binet is an author and professor of literature in France. His first novel, HHhH (Vintage), was an international bestseller which won the prestigious Prix...

David Bellos on Victor Hugo |

David Bellos on Victor Hugo

Document audiovisuel | 2017

Beyond Words Festival: David Bellos on Victor Hugo David Bellos is Meredith Howland Pyne Professor of French Literature at Princeton University, where he is also director of the Program in Translation and Intercultural Communicati...

Lambert Wilson discusses his role in the film 'The Odyssey' |

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JEAN-PAUL CIVEYRAC DISCUSSES 'MY FRIEND VICTORIA' |

JEAN-PAUL CIVEYRAC DISCUSSES 'MY FRIEND VICTO...

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French film director Jean-Paul Civeyrac discusses how he dives into realism to find the inspiration for his films and the adaptation from Doris Lessing's 'Victoria et les Staveney'. Adapted from a story by Doris Lessing, 'My Frie...

JALIL LESPERT, GUILLAUME GALIENNE AND PIERRE NINEY DISCUSS 'YVES SAINT LAURENT' |

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Director Jalil Lespert and lead actors Pierre Niney and Guillaume Gallienne discuss their 2013 film 'Yves Saint Laurent'. 'Yves Saint Laurent' traces the life of the precocious talent, who took over from his mentor, Christian Dio...

VINCENT LINDON DISCUSSES 'THE MEASURE OF A MAN' |

VINCENT LINDON DISCUSSES 'THE MEASURE OF A MA...

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In April of this year, the French star Vincent Lindon joined us at the Institut francais to discuss his new film The Measure of a Man or La loi du marché in French by director Stéphane Brizé. Here at Culturetheque we’ve put the...

ALAIN GAGNOL DISCUSSES 'UNE VIE DE CHAT' |

ALAIN GAGNOL DISCUSSES 'UNE VIE DE CHAT'

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Alain Gagnol (born in 1967) is a French film maker. In January 2012, he was nominated for an Academy Award for the animated movie A Cat in Paris - his first animated feature concerning a house cat by day who becomes a cat burglar ...

Claire Denis discusses 'High Life' |

Claire Denis discusses 'High Life'

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A key figure in contemporary cinema, Claire Denis has directed many fiction and documentary films. She came to Ciné Lumière on 8 May 2019 for a preview of her English-language debut, High Life, which is also her first foray into s...

Selection : Vidéo en anglais

ROMAIN DURIS AND FRANÇOIS OZON DISCUSS 'THE NEW GIRLFRIEND' |

ROMAIN DURIS AND FRANÇOIS OZON DISCUSS 'THE N...

Document audiovisuel

"After the death of her life-long best friend, Claire vows to watch over her husband, David, and their young daughter. But when she makes a surprising discovery, her own subconscious desires are unleashed, taking her on a journey ...

FRANÇOIS CUSSET: THE PROBLEM WITH THEORY / Institut français du Royaume-Uni |

FRANÇOIS CUSSET: THE PROBLEM WITH THEORY / In...

Document audiovisuel | 2013

My Night with Pilosophers, 2013. On issues such as gender, post-colonialism, social critique, or the cultural industry, ‘theory’ has been enjoying a renewed interest, and a great success, for quite a while now, as a sort of para-...

DESCARTES - LIVING WITH THE PASSIONS: / Michael Moriarty |

DESCARTES - LIVING WITH THE PASSIONS: / Micha...

Document audiovisuel | 2013

My Night with Philosophers, 2013. Descartes draws a very sharp distinction between mind and body, conceiving the mind as a purely immaterial entity that could exist separately from the body. But he also insists that the two are i...

MIA HANSEN-LØVE DISCUSSES 'EDEN' |

MIA HANSEN-LØVE DISCUSSES 'EDEN'

Document audiovisuel

French film director Mia Hansen-Løve talks about how her own life became an inspiration for 'Eden', why she used Robert Creeley's poem, 'The Rhythm' and how her directing has evolved compared to her previous films. Hansen- gives ...

CÉDRIC KLAPISCH DISCUSSES 'CHINESE PUZZLE' |

CÉDRIC KLAPISCH DISCUSSES 'CHINESE PUZZLE'

Document audiovisuel

After Barcelona for 'Pot Luck' (L’Auberge espagnole), London and Saint Petersburg for 'Russian Dolls' (Les Poupées russes), Cédric Klapisch this time takes his characters to New York and Paris. Without missing a beat, French direc...

QUAND SISYPHE SE RÉVOLTE - INTRODUCTION BY ABRAHAM SÉGAL / Institut français du Royaume-Uni |

QUAND SISYPHE SE RÉVOLTE - INTRODUCTION BY AB...

Document audiovisuel | 2015

Traveling through France, Algeria and Greece, young philosopher Marion Richez explores the Camus ‘myth’ with interviews of intelectual figures such as Edgar Morin and Robert Badinter or Camus’s own daughter Catherine. This documen...

David Bellos on Victor Hugo |

David Bellos on Victor Hugo

Document audiovisuel | 2017

Beyond Words Festival: David Bellos on Victor Hugo David Bellos is Meredith Howland Pyne Professor of French Literature at Princeton University, where he is also director of the Program in Translation and Intercultural Communicati...

Laurent Binet on The 7th Function of Language |

Laurent Binet on The 7th Function of Language...

Document audiovisuel | 2017

Beyond Words Festival: Laurent Binet on the 7th Function of Language Laurent Binet is an author and professor of literature in France. His first novel, HHhH (Vintage), was an international bestseller which won the prestigious Prix...

This Little Art: Kate Briggs and Daniel Hahn discuss translation / Briggs, Kate |

This Little Art: Kate Briggs and Daniel Hahn ...

Document audiovisuel | 2017

A Conversation with Kate Briggs and Daniel Hahn on Translation and 'This Little Art' With the reach and momentum of a novel, Kate Briggs’s essay is a genre-bending song for the practice of literary translation, offering fresh, f...

Vol. 2 Pierre Christin and Jean-Claude Mézières take questions from the audience and Paul Gravett |

Vol. 2 Pierre Christin and Jean-Claude Mézièr...

Document audiovisuel | 2017

2017

Man Booker Readings |

Man Booker Readings

Document audiovisuel

Man Booker readings from 'Black Moses' by Alain Mabanckou and 'Compass' by Mathias Enard.

HIROSHIMA MON AMOUR (ANALYSIS) |

HIROSHIMA MON AMOUR (ANALYSIS)

Document audiovisuel

The 2014 edition of 'Rendez-vous with French Cinema' paid tribute to the late and great Alain Resnais, a director of unmatched distinction and elegance, whose works awed and amazed, or shocked and unnerved, but never left audience...

CLAUDE LELOUCH DISCUSSES 'A MAN AND A WOMAN' |

CLAUDE LELOUCH DISCUSSES 'A MAN AND A WOMAN'

Document audiovisuel

French film director Claude Lelouch talks about his 1966 film 'Un homme et une femme'. Winner of two Oscars (one for Best Foreign Film) and the 1966 Palme d’Or, this charming, free-wheeling love story made the international reputa...

ALAIN GAGNOL DISCUSSES 'UNE VIE DE CHAT' |

ALAIN GAGNOL DISCUSSES 'UNE VIE DE CHAT'

Document audiovisuel

Alain Gagnol (born in 1967) is a French film maker. In January 2012, he was nominated for an Academy Award for the animated movie A Cat in Paris - his first animated feature concerning a house cat by day who becomes a cat burglar ...

DAVID OELHOFFEN AND VIGGO MORTENSEN DISCUSS 'FAR FROM MEN' |

DAVID OELHOFFEN AND VIGGO MORTENSEN DISCUSS '...

Document audiovisuel | 2014

Based on an Albert Camus's story, 'Loin des Hommes' is more or less a two-hander for a duo of the most magnetic actors in current cinema. In 1950s Algeria, a teacher in a remote village (Viggo Mortensen) is entrusted with accompa...

JEAN-PAUL CIVEYRAC DISCUSSES 'MY FRIEND VICTORIA' |

JEAN-PAUL CIVEYRAC DISCUSSES 'MY FRIEND VICTO...

Document audiovisuel

French film director Jean-Paul Civeyrac discusses how he dives into realism to find the inspiration for his films and the adaptation from Doris Lessing's 'Victoria et les Staveney'. Adapted from a story by Doris Lessing, 'My Frie...

Claire Denis discusses 'High Life' |

Claire Denis discusses 'High Life'

Document audiovisuel

A key figure in contemporary cinema, Claire Denis has directed many fiction and documentary films. She came to Ciné Lumière on 8 May 2019 for a preview of her English-language debut, High Life, which is also her first foray into s...

PABLO: THE GRAPHIC NOVEL |

PABLO: THE GRAPHIC NOVEL

Document audiovisuel | 2015

Writer Julie Birmant and artist Clément Oubrerie came to the Institut français to discuss their award winning graphic novel. The discussion is chaired by comics expert Paul Gravett, co-curator of the British Library’s Comics Unmas...

Lambert Wilson discusses his role in the film 'The Odyssey' |

Lambert Wilson discusses his role in the film...

Document audiovisuel

Lambert Wilson discusses his role as Jaques-Yves Cousteau, a pioneer of ocean-exploration, a biologist, and a filmmaker, in the 2016 French-Belgian biographical film directed by Jérôme Salle, based on the non-fiction book Capitain...

Behind the Scenes with Alcest at the London, Southbank |

Behind the Scenes with Alcest at the London, ...

Document audiovisuel | 2018

At Culturethèque, we had the privilege of catching up with Neige, from Alcest who appeared as special guests at this year's edition of Meltdown, curated by none other than Robert Smith of The Cure. The interview was recorded on 1...

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