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February 21, 1431 The Maid of Orléans

The Hundred Years’ War began as a succession dispute over the French throne, pitting an alliance of Burgundians and English on one side, against a coalition of Royalists led by the Armagnacs on the other. 1,087 more words

Der Hände aus Die Passion der Jeanne D'Arc

Die Formulierung „Tochter Gottes“ ist programmatisch für den Film. Dreyer baut eine Vielzahl von Parallelen zu Christus ein. Sie steht vor einem Scheingericht wie Jesus und sie weigert sich allen Qualen zum Trotz, ihren Anspruch aufzugeben, genauso wie Jesus.

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Inspiring French ladies III.

Catherine Deneuve started her career as an actress at the age of 13 and she didn’t stop since that. She was nominated for the Academy Award for her performance in Indochine and she is one of UNESCO’s ambassadors. 197 more words

January's Animated Character of the Month

Greetings Animated World!

Welcome to the first Character of the Month selection for 2018!

I’m going to try out something new out on the blog for this year. 1,114 more words


Silence by Edgar Lee Masters


by Edgar Lee Masters

I have known the silence of the stars and of the sea,
And the silence of the city when it pauses, 421 more words


Jeanne d'Arc

Of the love or hatred God has for the English, I know nothing, but I do know that they will all be thrown out of France, except those who die there.

France - Dordogne Region

There’s much more to France than simply Paris, wine, churches and a beautiful language. For those intrigued in venturing off the well-beaten path, Dordogne is a department… 325 more words