Francois Berleand

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A Girl Cut in Two

The title of Claude Chabrol’s 2007 black comic morality tale — La fille coupée en deux — serves as a playful reminder of the role women usually play on the screen.
High-quality perversity
By PETER KEOUGH  |  September 04, 2008

Interview: Ludivine Sagnier

As sultry French starlets go, 29-year-old Ludivine Sagnier is as advertised.
Nude? Naked?
By PETER HYMAN  |  August 26, 2008

Cherchez les femmes

Women have always dominated French cinema — just not from behind the camera.
Women dominate the 13th Annual Boston French Film Festival
By PETER KEOUGH  |  July 01, 2008