Why Black Paris Walks?

I lead walking tours in Paris since 2011. It was a job and it became a passion. I did tours in many parts of the city. And in different contexts the same question would often come up: Why so many Black people in Paris? Of course the question was not always brought up the same [...]

Moon Indigo (L’Ecume des Jours)

Bizarre book, bizarre movie! Adapted from the surrealistic Boris Vian’s 1947 novel (Froth on the Daydream), Moon Indigo is a retro-futuristic lovestory taking place in a dreamscape Paris. It is the story of Colin (Romain Duris from The Spanish Apartment), a rich young inventor who falls madly in love with Chloé (Audrey Tautou from Amélie, [...]

Les Gros Mots de Greg Frite

All these people singing la Vie en Rose all over again in the métro are not really my cup of tea. Greg Frite is! Member of the Parisian crew Triptik, he gives us every wednesday a little (but very elegant) rap video about a word of French slang. Greg deals with everyday life issues with [...]