Définitivement peut-être: A Summer tale

This year, french high schoolers who undertook the extra cinema course are very lucky. On the verge of summer, Conte d’Eté is the perfect film when you’re sixteen, about to eat the world, passer le bac  (national graduation at the end of high school), and hesitating upon many things in between. When Oasis‘ first record was released in 1995, french … Continue reading

Allo Jaffar !

Just as any, I have been happy to enjoy many traits bearing Moebius-Gir signature on films. Tron, Alien, The Fifth Element as well and maybe some Blade Runner and Dune too. But It was my best friend who really talked to me about him. A talented graphist in his own right, he grew up with … Continue reading

Gaming still: how videogames are represented in films

I HAVE ALWAYS BEEN WARY OF HOW GAMES HAVE BEEN REPRESENTED IN FILMS, SERIES AND ADS. WHEN I REALLY STARTED PAUSING FILMS TO EDIT THESE SPECIFIC PASSAGES OUT TWO YEARS AGO, I FOUND OUT ABOUT A SIMILAR INITIATIVE CALLED VINYL ON FILM, A WHOLE PLATFORM DEDICATED TO THE SAME THING… BUT WITH VINYL RECORDS. THIS … Continue reading

The French Institute’s first annual press conference: are froggies bouncing back?

THE FRENCH INSTITUTE, WHO HAD THE CURTESY OF INVITING TheNightShift IN CANNES THIS LAST MAY, JUST HELD ITS FIRST ANNUAL PRESS CONFERENCE IN ORDER TO INTRODUCE THEIR BUDGET & SHOWCASE THEIR DEVELOPMENT.  Strange currencies As France  took a blow with the loss of its S&P  triple A notification, people have been recently seen queuing for hours  to … Continue reading