“Eva in August”, Madrid evanescence

“I think summer is perfect”, Eva says straight away. It is a profession of faith. And we have to admit, Madrid isn’t the most repulsive … Read more

“The cinemas? Not the link that takes the most risks… ”

Sylvie Pialat has been funding films for twenty years. Clear history, Gustave Kervern and Benoît Delépine’s next feature film with Blanche Gardin and Denis Podalydès, … Read more

Olivia de Havilland, the game in the eyes

Two distinctive playing elements in the great actress that was, let us not forget, Olivia de Havilland, who was otherwise quite small (1 m 63). … Read more

Hou Hsiao-hsien, in the light of women

There are films whose fascination they exert is such that we would like to be able to contemplate them while closing our eyes, so as … Read more

One sings, the others too

The question always arises with collective works with skits: do several programs in line with them make a single film? In any case, the successful … Read more

“Overseas”, bondage of reason – Culture / Next

It’s a strange house in the Philippines, on a perpetually flooded street. Its doors and cupboards are adorned with large labels – “bathroom”, “practical work … Read more

Video remix, a long-standing practice

The mashup comes from English mashed potatoes, metaphorically “reduced to puree”, a way of designating these practices which divert images from others to create new … Read more