┘ Toutes les lettres d’amour sont ridicules. ┌   
Fernando Pessoa

ARTE Cinema fait sa poésie

A l'occasion du Printemps des poètes, ARTE Cinema invite, du 11 mars au 17 juin 2019 (Facebook et Youtube), des artistes français et allemands à lire une oeuvre poétique choisie par eux.
Réalisation: Paul Ouazan (Atelier de recherche). 

Se succédent l’actrice, réalisatrice et chanteuse Maria de Medeiros, le chanteur Bertrand Belin, la chanteuse Barbara Carlotti, le journaliste Christophe Duchiron, l’humoriste Blanche Gardin, le comédien Jorgen Hagele, la chanteuse Raphaële Lannadère, la comédienne Énora Malagré, l’écrivaine Tania de Montaigne, le comédien Grégory Montel, le musicien Michael Nick, la comédienne Simone Strickner, le musicien Volker Sobottke, l’humoriste Alex Vizorek, la comédienne Verena Walden. Sur des textes Nabokov, Baudelaire, Cendrars, Brecht ou Houellebecq, entre autres.

> Maria de Medeiros lit “Toutes les lettres d’amour sont ridicules” de Fernando Pessoa
> Grégory Montel lit “Tu as bien fait de partir, Arthur Rimbaud” de René Char
> Charlotte Gardin lit “L’amour, l’amour” de Michel Houellebecq
> Chirstophe Duchiron lit “Ode à Marie-Jo” de Patrick Montel


Clara Balzary

LOU (2019)

Joaquin Phoenix stars alongside Sasha Frolova in "Lou"
Published on Nowness

LA-based photographer and filmmaker Clara Balzary has made a reputation for exploring the majesty hidden in everyday banality. Her work, wrapped in a softly romantic hue, finds dynamic form in this atmospheric new film—an exploration of identity within the liminal space between girlhood and what lies beyond it. Featuring Sasha Frolova, Odessa Young, and Joaquin Phoenix, it's a murky piece of chiaroscuro topped off with searing stabs of neon.

"Lou is at a loss for any clear example for how to be," explains the image-maker who has previously worked with the likes of Dazed, Adidas, and i-D. "She absorbs caricatured versions of masculine and feminine, and only until she ventures out of her house toward the darkness does she begin the mine the complexities of self definition.

"Lou’s experience aims to mirror the vastness and thrill of the teenage experience, and the particular weight of constructing an authentic idea of 'self' within the female gaze."

Directed by Clara Balzary
Isabelle Albuquerque ... Izzy
Sasha Frolova            ... Lou
Joaquin Phoenix        ... Karl
Odessa Young    


Janine Bazin x André S. Labarthe

"Cinéastes de notre temps" John Cassavetes (1968)

Cinéastes de notre temps est une collection de documentaires, chacun consacré à un cinéaste, produite par Janine Bazin et André S. Labarthe, dont le premier épisode a été diffusé en 1964.

Cinéastes de notre temps is a collection of documentaries collection, each dedicated to a filmmaker, produced by Janine Bazin and André S. Labarthe, whose first episode was broadcast in 1964.

Stephen Blaise


Designer: Hussein Chalayan is a visual collection of Art stories: 
Photo, Cinema, ShortArt.s, Dance

At the beginning it was the idea of building a small arts library. Then, little by little, the commitment to share it.
Choice, preference, ignorance, evidence, all assumed.
A desire to discover, an encouragement to remember. Sometimes.

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