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At war with boredom: Melvillian gangs, bumblebees and a “Te Deum”

With manly jaw clenches When it comes to nominating a filmmaker’s best film, the discussions come alive. But when the Melville file arrives, everyone is … Read more

Helen Scott, New Wave ferryman

August 1965, to Helen Scott, who has just met Rossellini and has completely returned, even if as usual she jokes, François Truffaut writes: “The truth … Read more

Scriptwriters’ nudge

It is a discreet device, which little is known about. It is however essential to the genesis of many films. divine (Houda Benyamina), Look for … Read more