French Film Festival 2010

The films of Étaix have only just come back into the public domain after a long-running legal dispute.

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The Great Love (Le Grand Amour) (Country: France; Year: 1969; Director: Pierre Étaix; Writer: Jean-Claude Carrière, Pierre Étaix; Stars: Pierre Étaix, Annie Fratellini, Nicole Calfan, Alain Janey, Ketty France, Louis Maiss, Jacqueline Rouillard, Renée Gardès, Billy Bourbon, Micha Bayard, Claude Massot, Jane Beretta, Magali Clément, Emile Coryn, Sylvie Delalande)
The arrival of a new secretary prompts a long-term married man to dream.

Filming sensations Mathieu Amalric on Pierre Léon, Jeanne Balibar and the sounds and colours of Barbara

Character arc Seth A Smith on filming with a two-year-old and bringing marbling to life in The Crescent

Keeping up appearances Marcello Martinessi on cultural conservatism and filmmaking honesty in The Heiresses

A different space Kelly Macdonald on working with Marc Turtletaub on Puzzle

Out of the past Susanna Nicchiarelli on Trine Dyrholm and the costume design in Nico, 1988

The iconic man Jonathan Baker on Becoming Iconic and Inconceivable

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