“The body of plants helped to emancipate the body of women”

INTERVIEW. – To save the planet, shouldn’t we first open our eyes? Re-enchant our relationship with nature? In a fascinating book (1), Estelle Zhong Mengual, Normale and art historian, invites us to a revolution of attention. The ecological crisis who threatens us all depends on our collective response, but do we really know who we … Read more

independent cinema in total immersion

by the writing Aware 7 hours ago, Updated 7 hours ago The Champs-Elysées at night, in Paris. goodman_ekim / stock.adobe.com From June 21 to 28, the 11th edition of the festival that makes the mythical Parisian avenue vibrate is celebrated. A rich and varied celebration of auteur films to explore. It’s “the most beautiful avenue … Read more

Return of the King review

HOLY KING It will take a few minutes until Elvis Presley’s face is finally shown. By delaying the reveal of his star, Baz Luhrmann makes it the central object. Like a rug behind a heavy red curtain, the viewer is impatient to discover Austin Butler disguised as King or rather like a young prince. Fascinating, … Read more

“I don’t have a manager who advises me to sell my soul to the devil”

After seven years at the Comédie-Française, the actress brings her grace and sensitivity to film sets. Revealed on the big screen in A young girl who is well by Sandrine Kiberlain, today she performs alongside Félix Moati in Flavors and colors. Under the direction of Michel Leclerc (The Name of the Town, Gaucho TV), becomes … Read more

Madame’s Heroine Grand Prix Awards Night 2022

By Bernard Bakin Aware yesterday at 17:50, Updated yesterday at 17:52 Rachida Brakni, Anne-Florence Schmitt and Caroline de Maigret at the Grand Prix de l’Héroïne award ceremony. (Paris, June 16, 2022.) Say Who / Ayka Lux During a warm and magnificent evening on the sixth floor of the Hotel Raphael, on Thursday June 16, the … Read more

Pina Bausch at the Châtelet, Hantaï at the Fondation Louis Vuitton, the Sœurs Jumelles festival in Rochefort… Our 5 cultural must-sees

Theatre, dance, exhibitions… Every fortnight Madame Figaro offers her cultural selection. Hantaï, the centenary exhibition at the Vuitton Foundation Simon Hantai Simon Hantaï Archives -ADAGP, Paris 2022 Louis Vuitton Foundation, photography David Bordes On the occasion of the centenary of the birth of Simon Hantaï (1922-2008), the louis vuitton foundation organizes a retrospective exhibition, on … Read more

With the Twin Sisters festival, Julie Gayet celebrates the marriage of music and image

Julie Gayet at the 75th Cannes Film Festival. (Cannes, May 24, 2022.) Abaca From June 22 to 25, Julie Gayet opens to the public the second edition of her festival dedicated to the meeting of music and image. In Rochefort, in the city of the famous “Ladies”, and in the presence of many personalities. the … Read more

“The cape of the fifties was euphoric”

Within Incredible but true, by Quentin Dupieux, Léa Drucker meets Alain Chabat. A delirious comedy about the couple and the passage of time. Meeting with a radiant actress who happily continues filming. “Time has been my ally”… They are rare actresses like Lea Drucker admit that the years are good. And yet, seeing her so … Read more

“We get very far when we’re bad, but we don’t get very high”

Passionate about music, cinema and song, the two accomplices meet from June 22 to 25 in Rochefort for the second edition of the Twin Sisters Festival. She is an actress and producer, but she started out singing opera. He is a singer-songwriter, but he offers nice breaks in the movies. It is on this common … Read more