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Jean Genet’s first play gets a rare revival

Jean Genet’s first play gets a rare revival

Robert Tanitch reviews the revival of Deathwatch at The Print Room at the Coronet, London W11 Jean Genet (1910-1986), delinquent, thief, poet, novelist, playwright, spent much of his life in reformato ...
A biographical film of novelist Violette Leduc

A biographical film of novelist Violette Leduc

Like his celebrated film Séraphine, writer/director Martin Provost’s Violette  is another engrossing biopic of a little known French female artist of the 20th Century: the novelist Violette Leduc (190 ...