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Le sang-froid

Catherine Fabienne Deneuve, née Dorléac, born October 22, 1943, is one of France’s most widely known actresses. Deneuve is her mother’s maiden-name, which she took to avoid confusion with her actress sister who used their father’s name. Deneuve has been … Continue reading

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Se faire la pluie et le beau temps

French film director Jacques Demy was born on June 5, 1931. He was associated with the Rive Gauche (Left Bank) directors, an offshoot of the Nouvelle Vague (New Wave). His most famous film is Les Parapluies de Cherbourg (The Umbrellas … Continue reading

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