French actor Omar Sy, star of the new film 'Samba', tried to take a step back after the international success of 2011 comedy-drama 'The Intouchables'.
Omar Sy became the first actor of African descent to win the Cesar Award, France's equivalent of the Oscar, for best actor for his charming performance in the film as Driss, a fun-loving young man from the Parisian projects who is hired to...
When it comes to movies, there's something for everybody on SBS, SBS 2, NITV and On Demand. Find out what's screening where and when.
Monday, 3 August
Boyz n the Hood
8:30pm, SBS 2
MUSA, 1991Director: John SingletonStarring: Cuba Gooding Jr., Laurence Fishburne, Morris ChestnutWhat's it about?Director John Singleton's portrayal of social problems in inner-city Los Angele...
Join us on SBS every Saturday for a star-studded French movie season. See the magnifique lineup below (includes links to catch-up at SBS On Demand).
Saturday August 1st, 9:00pm
Director: Nils TavernierStarring: Jacques Gamblin, Alexandra Lamy, Fabien HéraudWhat's it about?The Finishers, inspired by the true story of US-based Team Hoyt, follows wheelcha...
April brings plenty of choice animated movies for the little ones during the holidays, along with many appealing titles for grown-ups, like, well, Mommy.
Out April 2
Directors: Eric Toledano, Olivier NakacheStarring: Omar Sy, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Tahar RahimWhat's it about?Samba is a Senegalese migrant who has been living in France for 10 years doing small jobs...
Deep breath: The Intouchables is a well-made feel-good movie about overcoming adversity and revising one's outlook for the better through an unlikely but salutary, mutually enriching alliance. People everywhere love it. (Well, except Russia.) The...