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La Chanteloube

Elizabeth, Isabelle et leur chienne Holly, une whippet très gentille, vous invite dans leur maison provençale nichée dans un écrin de verdure, sur la colline du vieux Bouilladisse, avec une vue exceptionnelle sur la montagne de la Sainte Baume. 867 more words

Chambre D'hôte

Keep France French!

I love France!  I love its culture, customs, language and its ‘quirkiness.’ I’ve been there various times over the years and plan to settle there soon and travel around the country.   429 more words

The Last Ten Films I've Seen

  1. Fanny (Marc Allegret)
  2. Lancelot du Lac (Robert Bresson)
  3. 12 Years A Slave (Steve McQueen)
  4. Persona (Ingmar Bergman)
  5. Yoyo (Pierre Étaix)
  6. Les Dames du Bois de Boulogne…
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Have You Tried The Marseilles Trilogy?

The critics of the Cahiers du Cinema in the 1950s developed the theory of auterism in which the value of a film is determine by how discernible the mark of the author, usually the director, can be sensed.  687 more words

L'echafaud de mon desir

I love French films; I own well over 200 of them on DVD. And not just the New Wave films we all know, but the pre-war films of Julien Duvivier, Jacques Becker, Marcel Carne, Sacha Guitry — and above all, those of Jean Renoir and Marcel Pagnol. 1,718 more words

Waiting for the Snow--Not Godot!

Like Vladimir and Estragon waiting for Godot, Bonaparte and I will, unfortunately, be waiting for snow. And—as in the absence of the elusive Godot, I sure hope the snow won’t show! 451 more words