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Lambert Wilson takes on challenging role as Master of Ceremonies

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Lambert Wilson gained international renown as a stylish baddie in the Matrix films. At the 67th Cannes Film Festival, he's keeping the style, but turning on the charm as Master of Ceremonies on the opening and closing nights. This is only the third time that a man has taken on the role. In Cannes Rendezvous, Lambert tells FRANCE 24's Catherine Nicholson why he thinks it's actually a tougher job for a man than a woman, and discusses whether the festival is becoming more feminist.

By Catherine NICHOLSON , Sonia PATRICELLI

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2014-10-02 culture

Goodbye Jean-Paul Gaultier, Hello Karl Lagerfeld the feminist

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2014-09-25 culture

Corrie Nielsen: Up and Coming Talent at Paris Fashion Week

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2014-10-01 culture

Encore's Film Show: Julie Gayet, Denzel Washington, and cartoon madness

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2014-09-30 culture

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She's the daughter of an icon. As a child she travelled the world with the high priestess of soul from Liberia to Switzerland to France. She returned to the United States to join...

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2014-09-29 culture

Encore's Music Show: Prince goes funk, rock and sci-fi

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