Le Passé or The Past is a slow film which takes place over a few days in the lives of ordinary working people in a Paris suburb in a huis clos of tightly shot, beautifully lit ...
Thieves have stolen nearly one million euros’ worth of jewellery destined for movie stars at the Cannes Film Festival.
At the Cannes Film Festival, the first French film out of six in the main competition is by François Ozon.
The South Coast of France has a reputation for sun and fun, but torrential rain swept through Cannes as the 66th Cannes Film Festival got underway.
France is leading a drive, backed by culture ministers from 13 other EU nations, to have the audiovisual sector exempted from negotiations for an EU-US free trade deal.
A panel of experts in France on Monday recommended imposing taxes on smartphones and tablets but rejected a call for Google to be charged for linking to media content.
Everyone has super-hero or super heroine potential. Some people do take a life-time to realise it, if at all. An interactive exhibition in Paris, called Captain Future and Superpowers ...
French actor Alain Delon is to be honoured at the Cannes film festival later this month with a screening of Plein Soleil, René Clement's 1960 adaptation of "The Talented Mr ...
Mauritian bluesman, Eric Triton, scratches the surface of the idealistically portrayed rainbow island of Mauritius. His soulful songs call for unity and often blame politicians for communal rifts.
China wants to buy more French goods, Chinese Prime Minister Li Kerqiang reportedly told François Hollande on Friday as the French president wrapped up a two-day visit to his country.
Les Bains Douches was once a famous Paris nightclub and concert hall. At the beginning of 2013 a group of artists transformed the site into a creative space.
The Cannes Festival jury panel for 2013 has just been announced, and it is wide-ranging and gender-balanced.
Twenty-one films make-up the main programme for the 2013 Quinzaine des Réalisateurs or Director's Fortnight, a French international film festival which is held concurrently with the ...
When visitors to Paris are on their way to famous museums, they pass thousands of works of graffiti and street art over walls, on buildings and inside trains.
With only a few weeks to go before the opening of the Cannes Film Festival, the event’s director Thierry Frémaux promised a festival of joy and some surprises when announcing the ...
A French cancer sufferer saved his ambulance driver by taking the wheel of the vehicle and driving him to hospital when he suffered a heart attack.
Nineteen film directors are in competition at this year's Cannes Film Festival, including the US's Coen brothers and six French directors. The films include Steven Soderbergh's biography of ...
A Paris auction house went ahead with the sale of 70 ceremonial masks from Arizona’s Hopi tribe on Friday, just hours after a court ruled that the sale could go ahead.
A French court has given the go-ahead to an auction of masks that Hopi native Americans consider sacred objects, despite appeals from the US ambassador in France and actor
US film star Robert Redford on Thursday slammed an auction of Hopi masks in Paris ahead of a court decision due Friday on whether the sale can go ahead.