Frédéric Mitterrand with the president, Nicolas Sarkozy, at the French cultural academy in Rome in February. Photograph: Tiziana Fabi/AFP He's a TV personality with a trademark booming voice, a writer ...
Frédéric Mitterrand has occupied the highest reaches of cultural and political life in France. Nephew of former President François Mitterrand, Frédéric Mitterrand has not only served as Minister of ...
The revelations in his 2005 autobiography “The Bad Life” have come back to haunt Mr Mitterrand after he emerged as one of the most vociferous defenders of Roman Polanski, the film director currently ...
One of the rewards of reading a memoir, that heavily burdened bugbear of contemporary letters, is observing how often the books end up revealing truths their authors never intended. No matter how ...
Macron’s critics on all sides accuse the President of trying to build his legacy around Notre Dame, much as former President ...
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Two-thirds of French people do not want Culture Minister Frederic Mitterrand to resign for having written about paying young male prostitutes for sex in Thailand, according to a new opinion poll.
Frédéric Mitterrand, who survived a sex scandal as Nicolas Sarkozy's culture minister sparked by his self-confessed escapades in male brothels in Bangkok, has published a diary of his time in office ...
Here also, Védrine (with his Kissingerian accents and his longtime association with François Mitterrand, a master in Machiavellian politics) is an easy target. Yet the accusation is biased: while the ...
On Monday, March 14, the DGA was honored to host Frédéric Mitterrand, Culture & Communication Minister of France, for an intimate lunch and discussion of our many shared bonds with the French artistic ...
Well, it's like this. Chap on the wireless asks if I, a bloody great general, would be willing to serve m'country in a new capacity. I say outrageous question! But yes! Hypothetically! Then that total ...
Mitterrand's camera moves in and out from behind the paper screens with a certain nimbleness, but you'd be forgiven if you wanted a bit more cinematic flair from a movie billed as 'A Martin Scorsese ...