Pierre Tran

Pierre Tran, a journalist and committed dilettante, lives in Paris’s 17th arrondissement, but not the upmarket side, the bobo part or Les Epinettes.

Une Passion

December 13, 2009 | By Pierre Tran | Archive

Nin and Miller hop from bed to typewriter to express their passion. The lonely sound of a typewriter tapping and a Billie Holiday soundtrack provide the aural clues to the themes underpinning Une Passion, Delphine de Malherbe’s adept …

Misérables

November 5, 2009 | By Pierre Tran | Archive

Emmanuel Barrouyer in one of his many roles in Misérables. It may be a testament to Victor Hugo’s greatness that Les Misérables is one of those books that looms large in the public consciousness even though few …