Catherine Deneuve

The Leonard Lopate Show

Catherine Deneuve "On My Way"

Thursday, March 13, 2014

The great French actress Catherine Deneuve talks about her new film, “On My Way,” written specifically for her by writer-director Emmanuelle Bercot.  After being dumped by her married lover for a 25-year-old woman, former beauty queen Bettie impulsively sets off on a road trip adventure with an unexpected traveling companion, the 10 year old grandson she barely knows. “On My Way” opens at Lincoln Plaza Cinemas on March 14.

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Lars Von Trier's 'Dancer in the Dark' Inspires 'Selma Jezková' Opera

Friday, July 29, 2011

The tragic 2000 Lars Von Trier film "Dancer in the Dark," which featured the Icelandic pop star Bjork and the French heartthrob Catherine Deneuve, has inspired an opera, "Selma Jezková," that debuts at Lincoln Center Friday night.


Studio 360

Catherine Deneuve: The Queen of French Cinema

Friday, March 18, 2011

Catherine Deneuve became an international star in films like Umbrellas of Cherbourg, Belle de Jour, and Roman Polanski’s Repulsion. She still epitomizes a kind of continental classiness. Deneuve's now 67 and stars alongside Gérard Depardieu in the new comedy Potiche, a French ...

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Studio 360

The Fall of Spider-Man

Friday, March 18, 2011

With director Julie Taymor out, will Spider-Man soar or splat? Jennifer Egan’s book A Visit from the Goon Squad goes inside the music business, with sleazeball executives, aging stars, and pathological journalists. And Kurt Andersen speaks with two Japan scholars about the imagination of disaster.

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