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Sizzling summer reads

Explore different areas of France in fact and fiction as Peter Stewart recommends the best holiday stories

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An interview with Vanessa Paradis: Seeing the funny side

Actress and singer Vanessa Paradis tells Pierre de Villiers about her role in a new American comedy and how she handles the pressures of fame

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A scene from Impardonnables

The Cannes Film Festival on the little screen

Award-winning English-subtitled films on TV5MONDE this May (Sky 799 and Virgin 825) PLUS WIN A TRIP TO PARIS TO WATCH TOP 14 RUGBY!


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An interview with actress Louise Bourgoin

French actress LOUISE BOURGOIN tells Pierre de Villiers about her British comedy heroes and English-speaking role in a new Riviera-set crime caper

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