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Caitriona Balfe or Irish Patience

PORTRAIT – The star of the series Outlander has managed in a decade to rub shoulders with the greatest. Playing a brave mother in Belfastby Kenneth Branagh, it imposes itself and heckles the awards season. “I had a lot of doubts when I started my retraining at 30. An agent friend warned me: “At your […]

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Kenneth Branagh: “I didn’t want a political film”

MAINTENANCE – The director of Belfastan intimate semi-autobiographical account, talks about his childhood in Northern Ireland and the community unrest that “signalled the end of recklessness”. An exegete of Shakespeare, from which he adapted several plays, actor and director Kenneth Branagh spent a decade at the helm of major productions (Thor from marvel, Artemis FowlThe […]

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Kenneth Branagh: “The Titanic was built in Belfast! It was from there that things started to go wrong.”

SEEN FROM ELSEWHERE – Belfast, an Oscar favourite, tells the story of a nine-year-old boy who experiences the beginnings of the Civil War in Northern Ireland. Conversation with its director around the family, the Berlin Wall and a very particular football match. By Hanns-Georg Rodek (Die Welt) Kenneth Branagh, great Shakespearean actor, is currently visible […]

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Death on the Nile: In Jordan the slogan #Ban the Zionist film targets Israeli Gal Gadot

Kenneth Branagh’s film is the target of a campaign calling for censorship in the Hashemite Kingdom. After Lebanon and Kuwait, will Jordan censor Death on the Nile by Kenneth Branagh, the latest adaptation of Agatha Christie’s novel? In order to put pressure on the government of the Hashemite Kingdom, a campaign by anti-Zionist activists was […]

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Death on the Nile: Hercule Poirot in all sauces

DECRYPTION – Before Kenneth Branagh who plays him in a new version of Agatha Christie’s legendary short story, Hercule Poirot has known many faces. But the character remains. Who is Hercule Poirot really? With a laconic stroke of Agatha Christie’s pen, “mature man of short stature, with an egg-shaped head…, neatly waxed fang mustaches”, the […]