All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘French film’

Kristin Scott Thomas Has Decided To End Her Acting Career

Bad news has arrived for fans of French film especially, and those who have come to love the work of Kristin Scott Thomas. She is one of the most talented actresses that has been seen in recent years, but has now decided to end her career. Kristin Scott Thomas is an actress who has been seen in a handful of …

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French Director, Patrice Chereau Dead at 68

Notable screenwriter and actor, Patrice Chereau, died on Monday in Paris, France due to complications of lung cancer. He was 68 years old. Chereau was widely known for his role as the French director of opera, and served as a dominant figure in the French film industry for more than 40 years. He played a significant role in more than …

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Google Play and YouTube Rent Movies to the French

YouTube (and Google France) announced today on the YouTube blog that starting today it is making movies available for rent to French Google Play users. Partners in the new offering include independent French studios Cinéma(s) à la Demande, EuropaCorp, M6 Video / SND, Under The Milky Way, UniversCiné and Wild Side, and also major companies Disney Europe, NBC Universal and …

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François Truffaut Google Doodle Celebrates Film Makers Life

Ireland gets a fancy slide show Google Doodle celebrating famed film maker Francois Truffaut. For those unaware, Francois Truffaut was one of the founders of the French New Wave movement. He made classic films such as Les Quatre Cents Coups and Jules et Jim. He passed away in 1984 at the age of 52 due to a brain tumor. He …

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