The French actor Gaspard Ulliel, the star of The Princess of Montpensier (to be released April 15), asked what The Observer would be having. We’d have what he was having! “You sure? I was going to have whiskey.” Mr. Ulliel passed his French ID, a laminated and folded orange sheet, to the bartender, who mused Read More
BAM is to host a near-month-long retrospective of Catherine Deneuve’s films, from March 4 to March 31. The season will be a high-water mark in New York’s interest in French cinema–March 3 to 13 will see the “Rendez-Vous with French Cinema” series at Walter Reade, which opens with a Deneuve performance in the Read More
Not only do the French age better than us, but their socialites have achieved levels of national scandal that our forgotten New York ladies could only aspire to.
This summer, French newspapers have been busy following the Bettencourt Affair, which, according to the New York Times, involves:
An aging Read More