Film show: the new documentary on the life of Leonard Cohen will be premiered in Deauville

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Our film critic Lisa Nesselson tells us about some of the films selected at the 48th edition of the Deauville American Film Festival. “Hallelujah: Leonard Cohen, a Journey, a Song”, directed by Daniel Geller and Dayna Goldfine, explores the life of the songwriter through the prism of his most famous song. Meanwhile, another music legend, David Bowie, is the subject of a documentary based on previously unreleased footage. “Moonage Daydream” is directed by Brett Morgen.

Also on the show: Rising Hollywood star Lucy Boynton, who played Freddie Mercury’s partner in “Bohemian Rhapsody”, tells FRANCE 24 why the Deauville festival holds a special place in her heart.