Head-to-head, Hidden Head, Light, by Julien Creuzet

Through this video combining dance, electronic music and ethnographic images, Julien Creuzet offers a poetic and political reflection on the postcolonial reappropriation of African and Caribbean historical narratives.

Updated on 21/05/2019

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Manuela Paul-Cavallier

A true craftswoman, Manuela Paul-Cavallier uses gold leaf in exceptional creations, whether reinventing luxury objects or creating her own works.

 

Updated on 17/04/2019

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Coby, by Christian Sonderegger

With tenderness and humour, Christian Sonderegger tells the story of his half-sister’s Suzanna's sex-change, in a transformational documentary carrying the name of the man she has become: Coby.

Published on 09/04/2019

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Meeting Bay (La Baie de la Rencontre), by Emmelene Landon

Meeting Bay transports the reader to Australia, through the characters of George, a contemporary painter, and Charles-Alexandre Lesueur, an illustrator who undertook this journey two centuries before him.

 

Published on 10/04/2019

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Laurent Cantet

With The Class (“Entre les murs”), Laurent Cantet joined the exclusive club of French filmmakers who have won a Palme d’Or at Cannes. A subtle filmmaker, he trains an x-ray on the links between the intimate and the communal.

Updated on 29/04/2019

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Oh Night, Oh my Eyes ("Ô nuit, ô mes yeux), by Lamia Ziadé

From the Egyptian singer and actress, Oum Kalthoum to the Lebanese singer Fayrouz, Oh Night, Oh my Eyes retraces, in the form of a graphic novel, the stories of the Middle East’s greatest artists.

 

 

Published on 17/07/2019

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Phaéton, by Lully

After the success of Bourgeois Gentilhomme and of Cadmus et Hermione, conductor Vincent Dumestre returned to director Benjamin Lazar to breathe new life into Phaéton, Lully's flamboyant lyrical tragedy.

 

Published on 14/08/2019

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Patients, by Grand Corps Malade

Adapted from the eponymous book from Grand Corps Malade, Patients plunges us into the tragic experience of disability. With both tears and joy, the slam-poet and his friend Mehdi Idir present an ode to life.

Published on 15/04/2019

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Shennawy

An iconic figure in the world of contemporary Arabic comic books, the Egyptian Mohammed Shennawy is a trailblazer, willing to denounce the shortcomings of a country and a society in the midst of a major transition.

Published on 15/04/2019

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Gisèle Vienne

Gisèle Vienne’s work illuminates what lies in shadow, the hidden side buried in each of us. Constantly torn between perfection and horror, her creations explore violence, returning the full cathartic dimension to the performing arts.

Published on 14/08/2019

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