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Death of the party – Sagan review

Sagan – Starring Sylvie Testud, Jeanne Balibar and Arielle Dombasle. Directed by Diane Kurys. Rated M. By Simon Miraudo. Sagan plays the Perth International Arts Festival from March 21st to March 27th. Click here for more details. Françoise Sagan was one of the most controversial and incendiary figures in modern literature; a French virtuoso who […]

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I believe in miracles – Lourdes review

Lourdes – Starring Sylvie Testud, Lea Seydoux and Elina Lowensohn. Directed by Jessica Hausner. Rated G. By Simon Miraudo. Was it Kierkegaard or Hot Chocolate who spoke the immortal words: ‘I believe in miracles, since you came along … you sexy thing’. Despite the inherent catchiness of that haunting refrain, the people of Earth are […]

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