New in our cinema program: the documentary rendez-vous of the month! Discover a French documentary once a month, chosen for its various and diverse themes. A rendez-vous to expand your horizon!
After 26 years of spinning dives and flying uppercuts in the ring, Cassandro, the star of the gender-bending cross-dressing Mexican wrestlers known as the Exotico, is far from retiring. But with dozens of broken bones and metal pins in his body, he must now reinvent himself.
Reset documents the creation of Benjamin Millepied’s first ballet as Artistic Director of the Paris Opera Ballet, the oldest national ballet company in the world, and one of the most prestigious. The appointment of Millepied, best-known for his choreography for the film “Black Swan,” was an untraditional choice and his first ballet was eagerly anticipated. The film shows a work of love and the creation of beauty.
French actor Éric Caravaca confronts a mystery that happened to his parents’ first child, Christine, who died at age three in Algeria before the director was born.
In the immense Chinese city of Chonging, the last old quarter is about to disappear.