At the Musée du Quai Branly, “ethnology will surprise you!”

By Alice Keyboard Published 1 minute ago, Update 1 minute ago Brazilian choreographer Volmir Cordeiro is one of the artists scheduled for this sixth edition of “Ethnology will surprise you”.…

Alexander Kantorow on a cloud

Five years after his first prize at the prestigious Tchaikovsky Competition, the French pianist, only 26 years old, was crowned instrumental soloist of the year for the second time. He…

Anne Fontaine, like a chef

ENCOUNTER – A great music lover, the director delivers with “Boléro” a fascinating biopic of Maurice Ravel. A dense film, where she explores, through the process of creating this masterpiece,…

The BnF in search of rock and punk archives

By Olivier Nuc Published 2 hours ago, Update 2 hours ago Detail of the cover of the album Concerto pour déréqués by Bérurier Noir, 1985 Élie Ludwig / BnF NARRATIVE…

Italian director Paolo Taviani dies aged 92

By ST Published 39 minutes ago, Update 25 minutes ago Paolo Taviani in 2022, in Berlin. RONNY HARTMANN / AFP He had directed, with his brother Vittorio who died in…

Poet Jean-Michel Maulpoix convicted of domestic violence experiences “a deep feeling of injustice”

Winner of the Goncourt Prize for poetry in 2022, the writer received an 18-month suspended prison sentence in early February for the violence against his wife. The prosecution requested a…

The Louvre acquires Chardin’s Basket of Wild Strawberries thanks to record donations

The painting was acquired by the American gallery owner Adam Williams for 24.3 million euros. STEPHANE DE SAKUTIN / AFP Announced in a press release on Thursday, the Louvre got…

Accused of anti-Semitism after his speech at the Berlinale, Israeli Yuval Abraham maintains his remarks

After his judged statements “unacceptable” during the closing ceremony of the German festival, the director reacted to the criticism aroused by his speech. And the threats he has received since.…

Alexander Neef reappointed head of the Paris Opera until 2032

Alexander Neef’s new mandate will be marked by major renovation projects of the technical and stage installations of the Palais Garnier and the Bastille opera house. The general director of…

American actor Richard Lewis dies at 76

By ST with AFP Published yesterday at 11:02 p.m., Update 7 hours ago ” data-script=”https://static.lefigaro.fr/widget-video/short-ttl/video/index.js” > Known for his role in the series Curb your Enthusiasm (Larry and his navel,…

For American victims of nuclear tests, Oppenheimer does not sufficiently recognize their suffering

The portrait of the father of the atomic bomb produced by Christopher Nolan never shows the inhabitants victims of the “Trinity” experiment of July 16, 1945. The inhabitants of the…

Judith Godrèche asks the Senate for a commission of inquiry into violence

The actress was received at the Palais du Luxembourg to submit concrete proposals to the senators. She demands, among other things, the resignation of Dominique Boutonnat from the CNC and…

Anne Hidalgo opposes Rachida Dati by not clifying the Eiffel Tower as a historic monument

By Figaro with AFP, Bertrand Guyard Published 42 minutes ago, Update 14 minutes ago The PS mayor of Paris Anne Hidalgo refused Thursday to request clification as a historic monument…

Rachida Dati “embarred by the collective sanction”

By Le Figaro with AFP Published 22 minutes ago, Update 15 minutes ago “A film is a collective work. Should we sanction all other talents?asked the minister on France Culture,…

Noémie Kocher reacts to the MeToo wave in France, twenty years after her trial against Jean-Claude Brisseau

By Simon Pierre Published 2 hours ago, Update just now In the early 2000s, Noémie Kocher filed a complaint against director Jean-Claude Brisseau for harment. Five years later, the filmmaker…