Articles tagged gerard depardieu

‘The Francois Truffaut Collection’ Captures the Director’s Finest Hours

These eight films collectively demonstrate a master filmmaker with a total understanding and command of cinematic language.

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9 Apr 2009 // 9:00 PM

The Last Metro

Modern technical elements mixed with historical truths make for a singularly Truffautian experience, where tolerance is paramount.

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Jean-Luc Godard: 3-Disc Collector’s Edition

For all of pretense surrounding these films and their attempts to grapple with "big ideas", they are, ultimately, experiences that one must live through; they demand viewing and listening.

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6 Jul 2007 // 3:12 AM

Director drawn to French singer’s story

Olivier Dahan just had a feeling. After seeing a photo of a 17-year-old Edith Piaf, the French director was overwhelmed by the urge to tell

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La Vie En Rose (La Môme) (2007)

Angry, needy, and almost painfully lovely, Marion Cotillard's Édith Piaf fills all emotional space in La Vie En Rose.

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Le Placard (The Closet) (2000)

What happens when you find yourself watching an ostensibly 'gay movie' in which only one gay character appears, and in a secondary role?"

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Counterbalance: The Avalanches' 'Since I Left You'

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"Get a drink, have a good time now. Welcome to paradise, and read all about the 305th most acclaimed album of all time. An Australian plunderphonics pioneer is this week’s Counterbalance.

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