The Lion King The Musical – Il Vit En Toi

I LOVE The Lion King The Musical in French. I am especially loving this concept video for ‘He Lives In You’ ^_^ La nuit est l’esprit de la vie Appelle  Mambella Et une voix comme l’enfant qui a peur  Répond Oh mambella Il vit en toi  Il vit en moi Toujours il veille  Sur ce […]

Michel Legrand & Meow Meow – Sans Toi

As regular readers of my blog will know, I recently went to see Umbrellas of Cherbourg at the Gielgud Theatre, London and had a whale of a time (I am SO gutted that it’s closing early). One of the absolute highlights of the show was Cabaret star Meow Meow’s version of Sans Toi (Without You) […]

Hugues Aufray / Carla Bruni – N’y Pense Plus, Tout Est Bien

Stumbled across this fab song today given my current love of Carla Bruni’s music, and I have to say that I really really love it! NB – YouTube doesn’t seem to carry a version of the duet, though I cannot implore you enough to check out the song on Spotify with Carla Bruni’s vocal on […]

The Illusionist [2010] – Trailer

Very intrigued by upcoming British-French animated film, The Illusionist. The Illusionist (French: L’Illusionniste) is a 2010 British-French animated film directed by Sylvain Chomet. The film is based on an unproduced script that the French mime, director and actor Jacques Tati had written in 1956 as a personal letter to his estranged eldest daughter, Helga Marie-Jeanne Schiel in collaboration with […]

EDF ‘Green Britain Day’ advert

I adore this little advert from EDF Energy for their launch of ‘Green Britain Day‘! Such a delightfully poignant advert which really does make one stop and think about things. In addition to energy consumption, it also makes me pause to think that if we could come out of the Blitz and stage the Olympic […]