The 2011 US Open tennis tournament in New York began Monday, August 29 as expected and competition will continue until September 11 for the finals. The best male and female players are competing for one of two title in this championship which is the most prestigious of all the season of the various tennis tournaments around the world. To be continued …
The actress Catherine Deneuve take advantage of the tribute which will be made to her by the World Film Festival of Montreal during the closing ceremony (Sunday, 28 August) to come to revisit the Quebec that she loves.
Her son is currently playing at the theater in Bromont.
Bernard Bujold (LeStudio1.com) met Catherine Deneuve at the press conference Saturday at Film Festival. Here is the album of the meeting.
French film director Claude Lelouch came to present to the World Film Festival of Montreal 2011 his autobiography movie: “From one film to another” accompanied by a Master Class in cinema.
It is the founding president of the FFM, Serge Losique, who hosted the event.
One of the great movie at the Montreal Film Festival 2011:
Finding Fidel: The Journey of Erik Durschmied by Bay Weyman.
It’s the story of the only journalist who made an interview with Castro in 1958 before the invasion. This journalist, Eric Durschmied, made a trip back over there in 2008 (50 years later) and he even find his old camera in the museum there in the mountain. (Castro kept it back then…)
One make a link with the actual war journalism in Tripoli Libya.
See the website of the producer ;
The art of war according to Colonel Qaddafi has nothing to envy to others tyrants of the world’s history.
While thirty journalists were released from a Tripoli hotel where they were held hostage, now the rebels have Colonel priced. They are offering $ 2 million for his head, dead or alive! These are the same rebels who had reported holding Qaddafi’s son, Saif, while he was walking freely in the city… Stay tuned!
Photo 1 and 2: Colonel Qaddafi;
See story The New York Times ;
The case against Strauss Kahn ends with the dismissal of the case for lack of credibility (repetitive lies) of the defense. The specific reason put Dominique Strauss Kahn in the position of victim (damage to his career) and, theoretically, he could ask for compensation from the prosecutor and his office.
The ace of Strauss Kahn is his wife Anne Sinclair, who is rich, but above all very aggressive and very stubborn. She is also rather vengeful.
Relatives of the couple say she is the one who will decide on the next move…
Photo 1: Dominique Strauss Kahn;
Photo 2: Dominique Strauss Kahn and his wife Anne Sinclair;
See story La Presse ;
See file The New York Times ;
The leader of the Official Opposition in Ottawa and the leader of the New Democratic Party of Canada, Jack Layton, died early this morning (4 h 45 am, Monday, Aug. 22)
Photo 1: Jack Layton;
See site NDP ;
See biography The Toronto Star ;
See biography CTV ;
View Biography La Presse ;
See album election 2011 ;
Letter written testament Saturday, August 20, 2011 ;