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Arts & Culture, Travel

39th Deauville American Film Festival

39th Deauville American Film Festival

Last night, Night Moves, a film about three environmentalists who plot to blow up a dam, took the top prize at the 39th Deauville American Film Festival. Deauville’s jury prize went to All is Lost starring Robert Redford who plays a sailor lost at sea, and to Sam Fleischner’s Stand […]

by × September 8, 2013 × 0 comments

Travel

Manoir des Lions de Tourgéville

Manoir des Lions de Tourgéville

This week I’m on assignment in France, covering the 39th Deauville American Film Festival for a print client. I didn’t want to stay right in the centre of town, and have to deal with all the hurly-burly of a typical film festival, so instead, my base is the lovely Manoir […]

by × September 6, 2013 × 0 comments

Travel

The Real Casino Royale

The Real Casino Royale

“The formalities of getting into the casino need not deter you. All you need is your passport and a respectable suit or frock (except at Deauville, where you may have to wear evening clothes)”. -Ian Fleming, Thrilling Cities Royale-les-Eaux is a seaside resort, described in Ian Fleming’s first James Bond […]

by × September 5, 2013 × 0 comments