NewsBlaze search box Daily News header

Arts Express: Audrey Tautou Talks Getting to Be The Guy in Delicacy

By     get stories by email

Somebody: A Conversation With Matthew Modine The star of Girl In Progress and Full Metal Jacket makes a movie dedicated to the Occupy Wall Street Movement. And discusses as well on the show, what Stanley Kubrick taught him about how to tell stories on screen; how working under Robert Altman, Oliver Stone and Abel Ferrara informed him creatively as an actor; why Modine turned down the starring role in Top Gun for political reasons, that later went to Tom Cruise; thoughts about Charlie Chaplin, James Stewart and Hamlet, and what it all has to do with struggling with big ideas, and what it means to be a man in this world. And finally, was Jesus a Commie? Modine takes to the streets armed with his camera. to find out.

Listen to The Show Here

Delicacy: French actress Audrey Tautou sexually harasses men back. Tautou talks about getting to be the guy in this gender role reversal, sexual harassment workplace satire; cultural differences when it comes to sexual expectations; the case of Dominique Strauss-Kahn from a French female point of view; and whether or not French men may be misunderstood by the rest of the planet.

Broe On The World Film Beat: Professor Dennis Broe mulls the politics of global cinema, and its manifestations as a component of cultural imperialism.

Stay tuned for continuing features of Arts Express: Expression In The Arts. Airing On WBAI Radio's Pacifica Network and Affiliate Stations, including WPRR: Public Reality Radio. And if you'd like to Express yourself too, you can write to: ArtsExpressradio@gmail.com

Prairie Miller is a NY multimedia journalist online, in print and on radio, and on WBAI/Pacifica National Radio Network's Arts Express. Read more reviews by Prairie Miller. Contact Prairie through NewsBlaze. Read more stories by Prairie Miller.

  Please click this get stories by email button to be notified about future stories, and please leave a comment below.

  Please leave a comment here     If it does not display within 10 seconds, please refresh the page

Related Movie Reviews News

A gulf in the attitudes of two men had a profound effect on the orphans' fortunes. One is stable and successful and the other had many scrapes with the law.
Thai (arrow), a film by Henry Kro, 37th out of 1190 films from 86 countries. Features 16 year old Karbi heroine Rengsajir P Killingpi, daughter of acclaimed Diphu martial artist
Prairie Miller discusses the beat poets, punk rock, Elijah's journey from Frodo to hero worship, Auden, Blake, McCarthyism, and the radicalization of Thomas
Lucy McBath reminisces about Jordan while discussing 3 1/2 Minutes, Ten Bullets, a documentary chronicling the trial of her son's killer.
A young victimized actor phones in from LA, to speak about An Open Secret, a documentary that exposes the child casting couch rampant in Hollywood
A desk-bound CIA analyst acts as the ears and eyes of Bradley Fine, a veteran spy. Used to seeing action through hidden cameras and listening devices, when the spy is killed, she takes over his job.

 

NewsBlaze Writers Of The Month


Popular Stories This Month

newsletter logo

NewsBlaze
Copyright © 2004-2014 NewsBlaze Pty. Ltd.
Use of this website is subject to our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy  | DMCA Notice               Press Room   |    Visit NewsBlaze Mobile Site