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LEOS CARAX COLLECTION out on dvd and Blu Ray

THE LEOS CARAX COLLECTION (18) FRANCE DVD – £28.99 BU RAY – £38.99
Box set containing three classics from acclaimed director Leos Carax – Mauvais Sang/the Night is Young, Boy Meets Girl and Holy Motors. 16 more words

French Cinema

Truffaut and the Art of Creating Memorable Cinema

I recently saw Jupiter Ascending. It was a rainy Sunday and I received tickets to watch it in 3D, and instantly I’ve forgotten everything about it. 1,005 more words

Film

Remembering Gérard Philipe

The incomparable French actor Gérard Philipe was the subject of a profile I wrote for Scene 4 Magazine, published there on February 1, 2015.  You can revisit the magazine’s archives at  18 more words

THEATRE

Adele Blanc-Sec versus Indiana Jones, A Blu-Ray/DVD Review

By Ed Sum (The Vintage Tempest)

The Extraordinary Adventures of Adèle Blanc-Sec is a fun roving adventure featuring a very comely adventuress going up against a whole bevy of supernatural creatures. 685 more words

Film

...And They Lived Happily Ever After - 6/10.

Wine, cheese, people smoking cigarettes whilst drinking wine and eating cheese, two sex scenes inside the first 30 seconds… I think I have just watched a French ‘Rom Com’. 137 more words

Rated 4-7

Glasgow FF15 #2: Clouds of Sils Maria (France/Switz/Ger 2014)

This is an odd film redeemed by strong performances and some stunning scenery. The title refers to a Swiss location featuring a mountain phenomenon, the Maloja Snake. 548 more words

Melodrama