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THE DEAUVILLE AMERICAN FILM FESTIVAL : WHY I CAN’T GET ENOUGH OF IT ?

 

DEAUVILLE IS  A GREAT SPOT IN NORMANDY : SECOND TO NONE , ACTUALLY !

DEAUVILLE IS ALWAYS A PRECIOUS MOMENT AS THE DEAUVILLE AMERICAN FESTIVAL IS FOR SURE A « PRECIOUS MOMENT FOR ALL CINEMA LOVERS ».

 THE 38TH EDITION OF THE DEAUVILLE FILM FESTIVAL IS JUST BEHIND US. : IT’S BEEN A BRILLIANT EDITION WITH A TOP COMPETITION INCLUDING :

  • BEASTS OF THE SOUTHERN WILD BY BENH ZEITLIN.
  • BOOSTER BY MATT RUSKIN.
  • CALIFORNIA SOLO BY MARSHALL LEWY.
  • COMPLIANCE BY CRAIG ZOBEL.
  • ELECTRICK CHILDREN BY REBECCA THOMAS.
  • FOR ELLEN BY SO YONG KIM.
  • FRANCINE BY BRIAN M. CASSIDY & MELANIE SHATZKY.
  • GIMME THE LOOT BY ADAM LEON.
  • GOD BLESS AMERICA BY BOBCAT GOLDTHWAIT.
  • ROBOT & FRANK BY JAKE SCHREIER.
  • SMASHED BY JAMES PONSOLDT.
  • UNA NOCHE BY LUCY MULLOY.
  • THE WE AND THE I BY MICHEL GONDRY.
  • WRONG BY QUENTIN DUPIEUX.
  • YOUR SISTER’S SISTER BY LYNN SHELTON.

AS USUAL, THE 2012 FESTIVAL HAS BEEN A TREMENDOUS OPPORTUNITY TO BOTH PURSUE A LONG TRADITION OF FRIENDSHIP WITH BEAUTIFUL AMERICA.

IT’S  HAS BEEN ALSO AN OUTSTANDING EVENT TO SHARE A STRONG ENTHUSIASM FOR THE 7TH ART MEANING HERE THE AMERICAN VISION OF THE WORLD.

IN DEAUVILLE, ALSO A GOOD REASON WHY I LOVE IT SO MUCH, STARS ARE EVERYWHERE AND THE BEAUTY OF THE THING IS THAT IT DOES NOT TAKE THAT LONG TO GET A CHANCE TO MEET THEM IN A RESTAURANT OR ON THE BEACH !

THIS YEAR AGAIN, THE FESTIVAL HAS BROUGHT THOUSANDS OF PROFESSIONALS, ACTORS, DIRECTORS, SCREENWRITERS AND PRODUCERS.

THIS YEAR AGAIN, THE FESTIVAL HAS BEEN A FANTASTIC OPPORTUNITY TO KEEP ON EXPLORING AMERICAN SOCIETY THROUGH ITS FILMMAKERS.

SINCE 1975, DEAUVILLE HAS BEEN HAVING A LOVE AFFAIR WITH THE AMERICAN CINEMA.

BELIEVE IT OR NOT, BUT SINCE SEPTEMBER 1975, I AM ALSO IN LOVE WITH THE DEAUVILLE AMERICAN FESTIVAL…AND CAN’T GET ENOUGH OT IT !

CAN’T WAIT FOR NEXT YEAR, ACTUALLY !…

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