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9 Mai Littérature : Victor Hugo & Whit Stillman France Culture Radio à 21:00

Whit Stillman Livre Les Derniers Jours Du Disco

Cette semaine, l’invité de la semaine est Eric de Chassey, historien d’art et directeur de la Villa Médicis.

Ce soir, la littérature devient le centre d’attention de nos critiques :
–               Emily Barnett (Les Inrockuptibles)
–               Laurent Nunez (Magazine Littéraire)

Ils se disputeront à propos de :

-“Le Livre des Tables. Les séances spirites de Jersey” de Victor Hugo paru le 10 avril chez Gallimard : Le Livre des Tables. Les séances spirites de Jersey de Victor Hugo © Gallimard


“Les derniers jours du disco” de Whit Stillman inspiré de son film éponyme sorti en 1998 paru chez Tristram le 2 mai en même temps que la reprise de 4 de ses films en salle : Les derniers jours du disco de Whit Stillman © Tristram


Where You can Purchase Whit Stillman’s ‘The Last Days of Disco’ Novel Adaptation

Recently Whit Stillman’s novel, The Last Days of Disco, With Cocktails at Petrossian Afterwards, was released in France (as Les Derniers Jours du Disco).  It was also released years before in English and Spanish (as Cócteles y Caviar).

English (USA) (UK)



The Last Days of Disco Book

Keanu Reeves et Whit Stillman au Champs-Élysées Film Festival

Excellent!  Keanu Reeves et Whit Stillman au Champs-Élysées Film Festival.


Présent dans la capitale pour le tournage de sa série The Cosmopolitans, Whit Stillman présentera son univers décalé et poétique au travers de la projection de trois de ses films Metropolitan, The Last Days of Disco et Damsels in Distress.

Whit Stillman Champ Elysees film festival

Google Translation:

This is the Paris event comes up. For its third edition , the event plays in the big leagues from June 11 to 17 with a variety of guests and a varied and full of surprises programming.

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It is on the terrace Publicis Sophie Dulac, Event Chair , proudly presented to journalists the complete programming of the Champs-Elysées Film Festival. Established in 2012, the festival , which takes place in theaters of ” the most beautiful avenue in the world ” offers , as every year , the people of Paris to discover the French and American cinema.

As President of this third edition include director Bertrand Tavernier and actress Jacqueline Bisset, who recently shot the film by Abel Ferrara on DSK (Welcome to New York ) . The director of Coup de torchon offer the public a MasterClass . French side always , Agnes Varda will present its American films ( Black Panthers, Documenters , Lions Love, Wall Walls , Uncle Yanco ) . The overseas directors are not standing still and Keanu Reeves is one of honor of the festival guests. It will show Side by Side , a documentary about the transition from film to digital .

Present in the capital for the filming of his series The Cosmopolitans, Whit Stillman will present its quirky and poetic universe through the projection of three of his films Metropolitan, The Last Days of Disco and Damsels in Distress .

The festival is also an opportunity to discover new independent films will be awarded the Audience Prize and the Prize of Bloggers and features preview ( In breadcrumb Robert Guédiguian , Jersey Boys Clint Eastwood Kill Your Darlings John Krokidas … ) . One of the aims of the festival , as Sophie Dulac, is to push the Parisians to see films and to be curious .