The death of Just Jaeckin, filmmaker of 1970s hedonism

Just Jaeckin, guest, with Macha Béranger, of the television show “La Marche du siècle”, November 21, 1988. GEORGES BENDRIHEM/AFP We owe him what was a veritable sociological phenomenon, the symptom…

reunion in the shadow of death

Angèle (Ariane Ascaride) and Joseph (Jean-Pierre Darroussin) in “La Villa” (2017), by Robert Guédiguian. DIAPHANA FILMS ARTE – WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 7 AT 8:55 P.M. – FILM In the beginning there…

Death of Peter Straub, master of the fantastic, collaborator of Stephen King

The American writer died on Sunday September 4 in Manhattan following complications from a broken hip. He was 79 years old. “He brought a poet’s sensitivity to stories of ghosts,…

“The Death of a Bureaucrat”, a macabre farce in 1960s Cuba

Salvador Wood in “The Death of a Bureaucrat” (1966), by Tomas Gutierrez Alea. TAMASA CINEMA In 1959, Fidel and Raoul Castro, accompanied by Ernesto Guevara, put down the authoritarian regime,…

The death of German pianist and conductor Lars Vogt

German conductor Lars Vogt, in October 2019. JB PELLERIN The German pianist and conductor Lars Vogt had made no secret of it: he had been fighting inoperable liver cancer since…

Death of Just Jaeckin, the director of Emmanuelle, at the age of 82

This artist, who loved women so much, to whom we owe the invention of pleasure in French cinema, specializes in this register and has produced the greatest successes of erotic…

Our review of Plan 75, death suits them so well

In Map 75Chie Hayakawa, shows us a nation that prefers ignorant youth to the heavy burden that elders place on society. Eurozoom CRITICISM – Award-winning at Cannes, this first Japanese…

The death of Régis Durand, defender of the contemporary image

Régis Durand in Paris, February 2, 2018. PATRICK LE BESCONT Régis Durand will have been among those who accompanied and carried the recognition of contemporary photography in France, at the…

The death of Kazuo Inamori, Japanese industrialist and Buddhist monk

Kazuo Inamori in Tokyo on October 18, 2004. TOSHIFUMI KITAMURA/AFP There are industrialists other than those who are born with a silver spoon in their mouths, force-feed their shareholders and…

Charlbi Dean’s brother calls rumors of actress’ sudden death ‘ridiculous’

By Le Figaro Posted 1 hour ago, Update 1 hour ago Actress and model Charlbi Dean at the 75e edition of the Cannes Film Festival, May 22, 2022. CHRISTOPHE SIMON…

Rapper TKorStretch, 21, stabbed to death at Notting Hill Carnival

By Bleuenn Robert Posted 1 minute ago, Update just now The young rapper TKorStretch, originally from Bristol, was promised a great career on the British hip-hop scene. Screenshot Instagram @tkorstretch…

‘The sudden death of Charlbi Dean is a tragedy’

The Swedish director mourns the death of the young South African actress, star of his film Without filterPalme d’Or at Cannes last May. The death at 32 of South African…

The death of Tim Page, Vietnam’s risk-all photographer

British photographer Tim Page in 1995 in Hampshire, UK. DEREK HUDSON / GETTY IMAGES “Save me, I’m a rocker” had Tim Page stamped on his helmet during the Vietnam War.…

Kenyan cyclist Suleiman Kangangi dies after crashing hard during race

Kenya mourns following the announcement of the death of Suleiman Kangangi. The 33-year-old cyclist died following a high-speed crash that occurred on Saturday during a gravel race in Vermont, in…

Six works to (re)discover Lady Diana, twenty-five years after her death

THE MORNING LIST Diana Spencer, alias Lady Diana, died following a car accident in the tunnel of the Alma bridge, in Paris, on August 31, 1997, while she was pursued…