Animated 'My Life as a Zucchini' leaves
Chicago Daily HeraldAnimated 'My Life as a Zucchini' leaves sweet tasteChicago Daily Herald... 70-minute Swiss stop-motion film "heavy" -- as in substantial and almost swollen with feeling -- is a true compliment. Set in an orphanage, the film by Claude Barras is based on a book by French writer Gilles Paris, whose 2002 young adult novel has ...'My Life as a Zucchini' review: Castoff kids find hope in touching Oscar-nominated filmThe Seattle Times'My Life as a Zucchini' a moving slice of reality in stop action ...Chicago Sun-TimesTwo New Releases Present Complex Characters - CityBeatCincinnati CityBeat (blog)all 6 news articles »
Posted on 9 March 2017 | 4:03 am
[VIDEO]Les jeunes buzzent contre le sexisme
L'indépendant.fr[VIDEO]Les jeunes buzzent contre le sexisme - Lindépendant.frL'indépendant.frLa remise des prix du 4e concours départemental Buzzons contre le sexisme s'est déroulée hier au palais des rois de Majorque, à Perpignan. Des groupes de ...and more »
Posted on 9 March 2017 | 1:08 am
Louis Taillefer, premier Canadien à
LaPresse.caLouis Taillefer, premier Canadien à recevoir le prix Simon Memorial ...LaPresse.caHabitué de recevoir des honneurs, le scientifique sherbrookois Louis Taillefer devient le premier Canadien à recevoir le Simon Memorial Prize pour ses travaux ...and more »
Posted on 8 March 2017 | 12:08 pm
Stop-motion emotion - Cascadia Weekly
Cascadia WeeklyStop-motion emotionCascadia WeeklyWhen he accidentally causes her death, he is sent by a kindly policeman, Raymond, to a local orphanage, where he meets a motley group of 10-year-olds with similarly troubled pasts, including the bullying, red-haired Simon; the shy, dinosaur-loving ...
Posted on 7 March 2017 | 9:26 pm
Who's soirée now? - Oregon Coast Today
Oregon Coast TodayWho's soirée now?Oregon Coast TodayThe first to arrive is Claude Pichon, an antique book dealer, who sells classics — first editions. ... Some have speculated that “The Dinner Party,” which originally premiered in 1999, is perhaps Simon's meditation on the messiness of relationships ...
Posted on 7 March 2017 | 4:35 pm
Nobel Prize Literature winner 2014: Patrick
French novelist Patrick Modiano has won the 2014 Nobel Prize in literature. Modiano ... 1986: Wole Soyinka, Nigeria. 1985: Claude Simon, France. 1984: Jaroslav Seifert, Czechoslovakia. 1983: William Golding, Britain. 1982: Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Colombia.
Posted on 9 October 2014 | 1:40 am
Claude Simon, George Orwell and Catalonia
Before the year is out it would perhaps be right to mark the 100 th anniversary of the birth of Claude Simon (above, born on October 10, 1913). In the glut of Gallic anniversaries which I blogged about in October and November there was simply no room to ...
Posted on 19 December 2013 | 9:04 pm
Charming lakeside cottages you can rent
(Photo: Claude-Simon Langlois) Nowhere is summer more glorious than in a comfy chair on the porch of a lakeside cottage. We've scoured the country to find these 10 charming cottages and cabins offering lake views and refreshing waters. Our picks represent ...
Posted on 12 July 2013 | 12:58 am
Nobel prize-winning French novelist made stoical by two wars To the end of his life, even after he had won the Nobel prize for literature in 1985, Claude Simon, who has died aged 91, asked that his profession be recorded as that of viticulteur, or grape ...
Posted on 10 July 2005 | 10:00 am
Claude Simon, novelist, Nobel laureate
PARIS -- Nobel laureate Claude Simon, a pioneer of the experimental ''new novel" style of the 1960s, has died. He was 91. Mr. Simon died Wednesday and was buried yesterday in Paris, according to France's Culture Ministry. The Swedish Academy that awarded ...
Posted on 9 July 2005 | 10:00 am