December 7, 2022
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Film show: Charlotte Le Bon’s début feature takes us to the ghostly ‘Falcon Lake’

/ Shows / Encore! Issued on: 07/12/2022 – 14:12 11:15 ENCORE! © FRANCE 24 After years in front of the camera, she’s now crafted a teen romance with a difference. Director Charlotte Le Bon’s haunting “Falcon Lake” conjures up the intensity of first love. She joins us in the studio to talk about building a complex […]

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French artist JR creates performance to support women in Iran

/ Shows / Encore! Issued on: 06/12/2022 – 13:48 11:42 ENCORE! © FRANCE 24 The French artist JR has presented his latest performance in New York – a powerful illustration of the struggle of women in Iran. The work shows the face of 16-year-old girl Nika Shakarami, who died during protests in September. Her hair is formed by […]

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Ambassadors for the strange and queer: Supergrass’s Gaz Coombes meets rising star Fernie

/ Shows / Encore! Issued on: 05/12/2022 – 19:23 12:34 ENCORE! © FRANCE 24 By: Jennifer BEN BRAHIM | Marion CHAVAL | Magali FAURE | Marjorie HACHE Montreal’s rising music star Fernie has been making a name for himself with beautiful, sensitive pop and a voice that has been compared to the likes of Frank Ocean. He tells […]

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From FRANCE 24 to Hollywood: Former presenter Angela Yeoh on her role in ‘She Said’

/ Shows / Encore! Issued on: 02/12/2022 – 16:52Modified: 02/12/2022 – 16:56 11:34 ENCORE! © FRANCE 24 Angela Yeoh is on the road to stardom with her role in the #MeToo film “She Said”, about the investigation into Harvey Weinstein. The former FRANCE 24 presenter plays Rowena Chiu, the Hollywood producer’s former assistant, in the movie […]

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Ready-to-wear, summer 2023: It’s all about freedom

/ Shows / Fashion Issued on: 02/12/2022 – 14:17 06:00 FASHION © Pascal Mourier By: Pascal MOURIER | Media TV If there was one word to describe the latest round of ready-to-wear offerings for summer 2023, it would be freedom, a desire to liberate bodies – and minds – from all forms of restraint. Japanese designer […]

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Olafur Eliasson on how art can inform and bring change

/ Shows / Encore! Issued on: 01/12/2022 – 16:34 11:24 ENCORE! © France 24 Danish-Icelandic artist Olafur Eliasson is known for his large-scale installations that challenge people to rethink the way they see world issues, especially global warming. His immersive works have been shown around the world, from Paris to Tokyo. Eliasson talks to FRANCE […]

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UNESCO honours Tunisian spice Harissa with cultural heritage status

/ Culture Issued on: 01/12/2022 – 16:19 A shopkeeper displays a plate of Tunisian Harissa at the central market of the capital Tunis on December 1, 2022. © Fethi Beliad, AFP UNESCO on Thursday added Tunisia’s spicy national condiment Harissa to its list of intangible cultural heritage, saying it was part of the North African […]

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Film show: Valeria Bruni-Tedeschi’s ‘Forever Young’ overshadowed by rape accusations

/ Shows / Encore! Issued on: 30/11/2022 – 17:37Modified: 30/11/2022 – 17:38 11:28 ENCORE! © FRANCE 24 “Les Amandiers” or “Forever Young” is the latest autobiographical film from French-Italian actress and director Valeria Bruni-Tedeschi. It follows a group of ambitious drama students in the 1980s, depicting a time of casual drug use and the rising […]

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Liraz Charhi brings Iran and Israel together for the riskiest album of 2022

/ Shows / Encore! Issued on: 29/11/2022 – 18:07 11:22 ENCORE! © FRANCE 24 Liraz Charhi, the Israeli-Iranian singer and star of the Mossad spy TV series “Tehran”, talks about the secret mission that brought together Israeli and Iranian musicians to create her new album “Roya”, in tribute to the protesters in Iran. Meaning “Fantasy” in […]

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Synapson: French electronic duo release new album that lets you travel without moving

/ Shows / Encore! Issued on: 28/11/2022 – 16:54 11:28 ENCORE! © FRANCE 24 French electronic duo Synapson is the combination of two childhood friends: DJs/record producers Alexandre and Paul. Since 2009, they have made a name for themselves with their unique soundscape that draws from world music, hip-hop, house, funk and pop influences. Following the success […]

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