The 2021 Lumière Prize awarded to Jane Campion in Lyon, cradle of cinema

The 2021 Lumiere Prize awarded to Jane Campion in Lyon

Jane Campion received in Lyon, the 13th Prix Lumière which rewards each year, a personality having marked the history of cinema. First woman to obtain a Palme d’Or in 1993 for The Piano Lesson, Jane Campion has been celebrated by the public as well as by her peers. “A great example” The director of Titanium, … Read more

Colette: the incredible story of a resistant Norman, awarded at the Oscars

Colette the incredible story of a resistant Norman awarded at

The documentary won the Oscar for best documentary short. It traces the work of memory carried out by a young historian and a nonagenarian from Normandy whose brother, resistant like her, died in a concentration camp at the age of seventeen. The story seems invented as befits a Hollywood production. And yet. Colette, a film … Read more

The most influential climate research of all time (and that has just been awarded the Nobel 54 years later) – BBC News World

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Piers Forster The Conversation * October 8, 2021 Image source, EPA Caption, Syukuro Manabe with the American meteorologist Joseph Smagorinsky. Manabe laid the foundation for the climate change models. After World War II, many of Japan’s best scientists found work in laboratories in the United States. Syukuro (Suki) Manabe, a 27-year-old physicist, was part of … Read more

Before the Oscars, “The Chicago Seven” and Chadwick Boseman awarded at the SAG Awards

Before the Oscars The Chicago Seven and Chadwick Boseman awarded

Beautiful promises and a tribute. Aaron Sorkin’s forensic drama “The Chicago Seven” received Sunday the Supreme Award and Chadwick Boseman posthumously received the Best Actor award from the SAG Awards, awards given by the Union of American Actors which are often auspicious for the Oscar race. “We need leaders to make us hate each other … Read more

The 2019 Pulitzer Prizes have been awarded

The 2019 Pulitzer Prizes have been awarded

Created in 1904 by Joseph Pulitzer, the Pulitzer Prize rewards the best creations of the year in the fields of journalism, literature, fiction and music. Two categories relate directly to photography. A caravan of Central American migrants heads towards Ciachad Hidalgo towards Tapachula, after crossing the border between Guatemala and Mexico, before reaching the United … Read more

Photographer Lorenzo Tugnoli, already Pulitzer 2019, awarded in Bayeux

Photographer Lorenzo Tugnoli already Pulitzer 2019 awarded in

Dedicated to photo, print, radio and television war reporting, the Bayeux Calvados-Normandie Prize was chaired this year by Ed Vulliamy, journalist at the “Guardian”. It would take more than a pandemic, however persistent, to prevent war correspondents from meeting. Thus, throughout the past week, the 27e edition of the Bayeux Calvados-Normandie Prize, dedicated since its … Read more

Journalism: a special Pulitzer Prize awarded to the young woman who filmed the murder of George Floyd

Journalism a special Pulitzer Prize awarded to the young woman

The courage of Darnella Frazier, an 18-year-old who filmed the arrest and murder of George Floyd in Minneapolis at the end of May 2020, has been rewarded. On Friday, June 11, she was awarded a special Pulitzer Prize, the most prestigious awards for journalism in the United States. The Pulitzer jury paid tribute to the … Read more

Death of George Floyd. Pulitzer Prize awarded to Darnella Frazier, symbol of the importance of citizen journalism

Death of George Floyd Pulitzer Prize awarded to Darnella Frazier

The young woman who filmed the murder of George Floyd by a Minneapolis police officer on May 25, 2020 has been awarded a special prize by the Pulitzer jury. A rare honor, which underscores the importance of citizen journalism. The Pulitzer jury awarded as every year “Numerous awards to institutions and journalists this 11 June, … Read more

Cannes Film Festival: the Palme d’Or is awarded to “Titane” by Julia Ducournau

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The 74th edition of the Cannes Film Festival ends this Saturday, July 17 with the presentation of the Palme d’Or. Ceremonies and star confidences live … Find the latest news from the Croisette on the CNEWS website. 9:00 p.m. 74e edition ends. Find our review of the film “Titanium” currently in theaters. 8:50 p.m. The … Read more

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