Ennio, the collective picture

[vimeo https://vimeo.com/85878212] His hand addressing the harp. The ensemble choir picking up to his voice. The collective picture delivered by music. The pathos, the romantic, the glorious, the deeply latin rooted, emotional score of millions of people. Last night in the ominous parisian Bercy hall, there was no film clip, yet cinema was everywhere. From Cinema … Continue reading

My Edith: a tribute from Jean Cocteau… and TheNightShift

Today, France celebrates the 50th anniversary of Jean Cocteau’s and Edith Piaf’s passing. The famous author gave the singer extraordinaire a role in the play “Le Bel Indifférent”, along with her then lover Paul Meurisse. To saluate their legacy, you will find a translated letter from Jean to Edith, which is a part of several commemorative events, … Continue reading

Nimrod Antal embraces Metallica’s chaos

Two days ago I was wondering what Nimrod Antal was up to lately. I checked up IMDB and saw his forthcoming film was… a Metallica fiction?! Then my good pal Dave asked If I cared to join him for a press screening. Hell yeah!  I’m a diehard Leonard Cohen fellow. A Springsteen addict. A Townes … Continue reading