a neo-Nazi black metal festival organized despite its ban

A neo-Nazi black metal festival banned in five departments of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region was organized on Saturday February 24, against the advice of the authorities in a village in Isère,…

Rush on tickets for the RTL2 Essonne festival which will welcome Étienne Daho, Mika, Kyo, Hoshi and Matmatah

The public’s support for the RTL2 Essonne en scène festival is confirmed year after year. In 2023, the opening of the ticket office for the 4th edition (and the first…

In Japan, the “naked men” at the center of a thousand-year-old festival are dressed forever

The isolated temple of Kokuseki welcomed one last time, “Sominsai”, a popular annual rite, more than 1,000 years old according to legend. The organization of the event has become too…

Francis Cabrel, Pomme, Jain… Here are the first artists of the next Rose Festival by Bigflo and Oli

When announced in 2022 headliners of the first edition of the Rose Festival, postponed twice due to Covid, its director Samuel Capus spoke to us about his “desire to draw…

At the Berlinale, glamor invites itself into a very political festival

By Etienne Sorin Published 5 hours ago, Update 5 hours ago Matt Damon and Cillian Murphy at the opening ceremony of the 74th Berlin International Film Festival on February 15.…

Theodore Currentzis’ performance was canceled at the Vienna Festival

Organizers of the Vienna Music Festival canceled the performance of Russian conductor Teodor Kurentzis after Kyiv conductor Oksana Lyniv, who was also invited to participate in the festival, protested against…

“a rare pearl”, The Snow Leopard distinguished at the Vesoul Festival

By Le Figaro with AFP Published 23 minutes ago, Update just now The International Festival of Asian Cinema, founded and chaired by Martine and Jean-Marc Thérouanne, celebrated its 30th anniversary…

At the Les Suds festival, in winter, in Arles, the feminist song of Widad Mjama, pioneer of Moroccan rap

Widad Mjama, during the summer edition of Suds in Arles, in July 2023. ROSALIE PARENT “ This is a project that I have been secretly thinking about for a long…

the controversial words of rapper Ghali at the San Remo festival

The Italian-Tunisian star said these words in front of millions of spectators, gathered for the 74e edition of the Italian variety meeting, sparking controversy. “Stop the genocide”. These three words…

The “Un Violin sur le sable” festival will resonate in Royan this summer despite the Olympics

They said yes ! This Friday, February 8, the meeting at the Charente-Maritime prefecture resulted in an agreement between the State, the city of Royan and the organizing team of…

Palestinian Mohammed Almughanni wins the Grand Prize at the Clermont-Ferrand short film festival

By Le Figaro with AFP Published 27 minutes ago Before winning the festival’s International Grand Prize, Mohammed Almughanni worked on numerous films in Cuba, Palestine, Denmark and China. Save who…

At the Présences festival in Paris, heady pulsations and waves of pleasure

Organist Iveta Apkalna (left) during rehearsals with the Orchester national de France, under the direction of Cristian Macelaru, in the Radio France auditorium, in Paris, February 8, 2024. CHRISTOPHE ABRAMOWITZ/RADIO…

Travolta, duck dance and agricultural demonstration… Why Italy spends a week in front of the Sanremo Festival

Apart from their nationality, what do Laura Pausini, Eros Ramazzotti, Toto Cutugno, Andrea Bocelli or Måneskin ? They all participated and most of them won the prestigious Italian song festival,…

Director Jacques Doillon removed from presidency of the Tours film festival

The decision was quick. The organizing ociation of the Tours film festival, dedicated to contemporary Italian cinema, has decided to exclude Jacques Doillon of the presidency of the jury for…

the Tours film festival cancels the arrival of Jacques Doillon

Judith Godrèche accuses director Jacques Doillon of having abused her on the set of his film The fifteen-year-old girl, released in 1989. VALERY HACHE / AFP Following a complaint filed…