Author Archives: Pascale Fortunat

100 Famous Directors’ Rules of Filmmaking

100 Famous Directors’ Rules of Filmmaking Artistic expression is an assertion of individuality, and all artists compose their work differently. In the case of filmmaking, there are numerous approaches to translating a story to celluloid. Inspired by director Wim Wenders’ recent … Continue reading

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A Passion for Wine? The hidden virtues of grapes!

A Passion for Wine? French people know grapes can be used many other ways! Twenty years ago, the owners of Caudalie discovered that PCOs  extracted from grape-seeds, are significantly more effective than vitamin E against free radicals.  The French company has … Continue reading

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Welcome to Beaujolais Passions!

Jean-Paul Monsché, French accordionist extraordinaire, welcomes The French Reporter Jackie Watson to ‘Flavors of France, Beaujolais Passions & Beyond!’ More to come on Passions TV!  

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4 endroits où fêter le Beaujolais nouveau à Los Angeles

Retrouvez cet article par Emeline Cocq dans FRENCH MORNING http://frenchmorning.com/burbank-on-fete-beaujolais-nouveau/ Le Beaujolais nouveau arrive le jeudi 20 novembre. Et Los Angeles va l’accueillir comme il se doit. On attend vos recommandations de lieux dans notre espace de commentaires. Beaujolais Passions 2014 Dans une … Continue reading

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GOLD MEDAL for the 2014 Georges Duboeuf Beaujolais Nouveau

We are thrilled to announce that the 2014 Georges Duboeuf Beaujolais Nouveau and Beaujolais-Villages Nouveau both received a GOLD MEDAL at The Lyon-Beaujolais Nouveau Trophy, the only official Beaujolais Nouveau competition in the world, organized in partnership with the Association … Continue reading

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Discover Club Med All-Inclusive Ski Vacation – 23 resorts

   Discover the most prestigious domains with the ease of an all-inclusive Club Med Ski package and experience everything that winter sports have to offer with all the family ! Club Med all-inclusive ski packages include: snow sport lessons, ski-lift tickets, and … Continue reading

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Artisan Cheese Gallery partners with Flavors of France

   Artisan Cheese Gallery‘s owners pride themselves on selling cheeses you can’t find anywhere else. They cultivate their network of small producers and individual sellers from all corners of the world to provide their customers with a one-of-a-kind experience with every visit. Their commitment to … Continue reading

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Bank of the West supports ‘Flavors of France’

In 1874, Bank of the West opened its doors on the California frontier as Farmers National Gold Bank. One of just 10 banks nationwide authorized to issue paper currency backed by gold reserves, the San Jose bank helped people build … Continue reading

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Calmada Resort: A World Apart…

CALMADA BOUTIQUE HOTEL is a Luxury Resort with just 6 rooms and Suites, located in Pioneertown, just few miles away from Joshua Tree National Park, 40 minutes north of Palm Springs. It has a private restaurant with a French Chef, … Continue reading

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Celebrate the French ‘Art de Vivre’ at The Castaway – Nov. 21

On Friday, November 21st, Angelenos will experience the French ‘Art de Vivre’ at “Flavors of France, Beaujolais Passions and Beyond!”Throughout the night, they will toast the 2014 Beaujolais Nouveau vintage, sample delicious French products and fine cuisine, and enjoy a … Continue reading

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