School of Languages, Linguistics and Film

'Film incites France's fury' by Dr Sue Harris

Dr Sue Harris writes on the release of a new film on the Dominique Strauss Kahn scandal

30 May 2014

Dr Sue Harris writes on the release of a new film on the Dominique Strauss Kahn scandal, which condemns DSK where the courts did not. Starring Gérard Depardieu, Welcome to New York, has been greeted with a mixture of derision and fury by French critics. Dr Harris notes that Depardieu's casting ensured the film did not stay under the radar. No one could be more suited to play the nation's premier 'disgraced' Frenchmen than the other principle one, she explains.

theconversation.com/film-incites-frances-fury-by-condemning-dsk-where-the-courts-did-not-26999