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Aimé Césaire feature and interview -RFO
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produced by Banyan Archive (Trinidad and Tobago: Banyan Archive, 1989), 7 mins
Aimé Césaire feature and interview.
produced by Banyan Archive (Trinidad and Tobago: Banyan Archive, 1989), 7 mins
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Colette
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directed by Yannick Bellon, 1924-; produced by Jacqueline Jacoupy, 1903-1980, Les Films Jacqueline Jacoupy; performed by Colette, 1873-1954, Jean Cocteau, 1889-1963, Maurice Goudeket, 1889-1977, Pauline Tissandier, fl. 1951 and Georges Wague, 1874-1965 (Paris, Ile-de-France: Doriane Films, 1951), 29 mins

The film depicts two remarkable women : the director Yannick Bellon, and in front of the camera, the celebrated writer Colette.

In this modern and captivating portrait, Colette, seated in front of her window which overlooks the Palais Royal, wanders in her memories. We discover with delight the places where she li...

directed by Yannick Bellon, 1924-; produced by Jacqueline Jacoupy, 1903-1980, Les Films Jacqueline Jacoupy; performed by Colette, 1873-1954, Jean Cocteau, 1889-1963, Maurice Goudeket, 1889-1977, Pauline Tissandier, fl. 1951 and Georges Wague, 1874-1965 (Paris, Ile-de-France: Doriane Films, 1951), 29 mins
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Literature Alive, Season 1, Episode 5, Dany Laferrière: “Un Homme Dans Sa Ville”
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directed by France-Anne Solomon; produced by Frances-Anne Solomon, fl. 1994-2016, CaribbeanTales and LedaSerene Films, in Literature Alive, Season 1, Episode 5 (Toronto, ON: Caribbean Tales Worldwide Distribution, 2005), 24 mins
His bold, innovative thinking stimulates critical discourse about Diasporic identity, challenges historical concepts and shifts traditional patterns of thought.
directed by France-Anne Solomon; produced by Frances-Anne Solomon, fl. 1994-2016, CaribbeanTales and LedaSerene Films, in Literature Alive, Season 1, Episode 5 (Toronto, ON: Caribbean Tales Worldwide Distribution, 2005), 24 mins
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Violette Leduc: In Pursuit of Love
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directed by Esther Hoffenberg, 1950-; produced by Yael Fogiel, fl. 1997-2015, Les Films du Poisson, Lapsus, Arte France and Vosges Télévision; performed by Dominique Reymond, 1957- (Paris, Ile-de-France: Doriane Films, 2013), 57 mins

In 1964, Violette Leduc's taboo-breaking memoir, The Bastard, became an enormous literary success in France. After decades of toiling in obscurity, the outsider writer, who would go on to publish the lesbian classic Therese and Isabelle, had finally earned some long-sought recognition. Director Esther Hoffenbe...

directed by Esther Hoffenberg, 1950-; produced by Yael Fogiel, fl. 1997-2015, Les Films du Poisson, Lapsus, Arte France and Vosges Télévision; performed by Dominique Reymond, 1957- (Paris, Ile-de-France: Doriane Films, 2013), 57 mins
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Witold Gombrowicz
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directed by Andrzej Wolski, fl. 1982-2016; produced by France 3 and Sodaperaga; performed by Andrzej Seweryn, 1946- (Paris, Ile-de-France: Doriane Films, 2015), 44 mins

Witold Gombrowicz (1904–1969), author and playwright, was one of the greatest author of the 20th century. Some writers never had a "legend" surrouding them, whereas others achieved to create one. Gombrowicz built for himself an image of an abnormal character, and imposed with persuasion his eccentric despotism t...

directed by Andrzej Wolski, fl. 1982-2016; produced by France 3 and Sodaperaga; performed by Andrzej Seweryn, 1946- (Paris, Ile-de-France: Doriane Films, 2015), 44 mins
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