Former slave port, Bordeaux prey to a duty of memory disputed between activists, elected officials and historians

From 1672 to 1837, between 120,000 and 150,000 black slaves left the Gironde capital on board boats. After decades of silence, the city is looking at its responsibility in the…

With more than 250,000 bricks, Brest claims “the largest Lego in the world” in the Guinness World Records

By Le Figaro with AFP Published 22 minutes ago ” data-script=”https://static.lefigaro.fr/widget-video/short-ttl/video/index.js” > The 21 meter long fresco traces the history of the Notre-Dame-de-Rumengol, an emblematic ship which is seeking funding…

Berlinale accused of spreading anti-Semitism

By Le Figaro with AFP Published 30 minutes ago, Update 29 minutes ago “Anti-Semitism has no place in Berlin, and that goes for artists too”denounced the mayor of the German…

Dahomey awarded in Berlin by default

By Etienne Sorin Published 3 hours ago, Update 3 hours ago 41-year-old Franco-Senegalese director Mati Diop wins the Golden Bear at the Berlinale with Dahomey. NADJA WOHLLEBEN / POOL /…

Clive Owen, black suits him so well

“I like finding a way to express something without having to shout it from the rooftops,” explains Clive Owen about his role as a silent detective behind the shadows. Schroer…

John, Paul, George and Ringo… Sam Mendes is preparing a film about each of the Beatles

By Le Figaro with AFP Published 6 hours ago, Update just now From left to right, Beatles members Paul McCartney, George Harrison, John Lennon and Ringo Starr. Bridgeman Images The…

Before the Oscars, Oppenheimer gleans a prestigious prize at the SAG Awards

The Screen Actors Guild Awards, awarded by the Hollywood actors’ union, are often seen as a launching pad for the Oscars. Christopher’s film thus ranks among the favorites in the…

The incredible story of the Sisley painting stolen by the Nazis from the Lindon family

NARRATIVE – “First Day of Spring in Moret”, an impressionist work, may have been on the list of looted goods, but it was acquired in 2008 by a Swiss gallery…

“Dahomey”, by Mati Diop, Golden Bear

The documentary by the Franco-Senegalese director on the restitution of works in Benin wins the supreme distinction. Mati Diop, competition beast? After a Grand Prize at the Cannes Film Festival…

“I will continue, I will not give up”

By Le Figaro with AFP Published 22 minutes ago “I don’t need to be told that I’m understood… I want to know what we’re going to do now,” explained Judith…

Dominique Besnehard castigates actress Hamzawi who opposes the release of a Doillon film

By Figaro Published 37 minutes ago Dominique Besnehard has expressed doubts about the talent of actress Nora Hamzawi. AFP/Joël Saget The famous artistic agent questioned the talent of the actress…

In Russia, cultural figures call for Navalny’s remains to be returned

By Le Figaro with AFP Published 22 minutes ago, Update 22 minutes ago “Putin was afraid of Navalny for many years during his life. And Putin is afraid of Navalny…

the 50/50 Collective criticizes the lack of diversity and parity of voters

The ociation believes that the system of selection of members of the Cinematographic Academy does not work sufficiently in favor of diversity and equality. While 49th Cesar ceremony will take…

Cost, weight, manufacturing… the surprising story of the Caesar statuette

This Friday takes place the 49th César ceremony, at the end of which 25 French cinema professionals will leave with the prestigious trophy. Who would have thought that the precious…

how producers try to save the day

If the time has not yet come to sign a “morality clause”, as in the United States, some producers are considering introducing a code of good conduct into contracts. gnepphoto…