Inspired by the protruding writing of the screenwriter Leonore Confino, the director Gilles Legrand focuses here on social and humanitarian engagement with Les Bonnes intentions. At the head of the bill, Agnès Jaoui interprets a fifty-year-old overinvested in humanitarian aid competing in the social center where she works. By his side, Alban Ivanov embodies a rather crappy instructor with whom she will take her students in literacy classes on the hazardous route of the highway code.
On OCS Max, Saturday May 23 at 8:40 p.m.
Adapted from the eponymous bestseller of Emma Donoghue, who herself wrote the screenplay, Room tells the story of Jack, 5, and his mother, Ma. Their world begins and ends on the walls of their bedroom. where they are held captive. Ma’s love for her son pushes her to risk everything to offer him a chance to escape and discover the outside … In front of the camera of Lenny Abrahamson, Jacob Tremblay and Brie Larson (awarded with the Oscar for Best actress for her performance) form an engaging and moving duo.
On OCS City, Sunday May 24 at 8:40 p.m.
THE BIG GAME
Aaron Sorkin’s first film as director, The Big Game tells the prodigious true story of a gifted young woman who became the queen of a gigantic underground gaming empire in Hollywood. Jessica Chastain lends her features to Molly Bloom, who, from a simple assistant will set up her own circle where stars, millionaires and great athletes will come running. The success is immediate and dizzying. Cornered by FBI agents determined to bring it down, threatened by the Russian mafia determined to take control of its activity and harassed by celebrities worried that it would betray them, Molly Bloom finds herself caught in the crossfire …
On OCS Max, Sunday May 24 at 8:40 p.m.
After Sahara and The Love of Gold, Matthew McConaughey sets out again in search of a treasure, this time under the direction of Stephen Gaghan in Gold. The actor plays Kenny Wells, a modern day explorer, smacker and dreamer, desperately waiting for the wheel to turn. Back to the wall, he teams up with an equally unlucky geologist to try one last poker game: finding gold in the depths of the Indonesian virgin forest …
On OCS Max, Monday May 25 at 8:40 p.m.
Raised by strict parents, Thelma leaves her home to study in Oslo. There, she falls in love with another student, Anja, and then begins to have increasingly violent seizures. She is gradually losing control… For this thriller, the Norwegian director Joachim Trier called on non-professional actors. Eili Harboe, who was not an actress by training, responds to Kaya Wilkins – aka Okay Kaya – from the world of music.
On OCS City, Wednesday May 27 at 8:40 p.m.
BETTY – SEASON 1, EPISODE 4 “THE TOMBS”
Fourth episode of Betty. Adapted from the film Skate Kitchen by Crystal Moselle (who is once again behind the camera), the series follows the life of a group of young New Yorkers evolving in the predominantly male world of skateboarding.
On OCS City, Saturday May 23 at 10:25 p.m. (in US + 24)
I KNOW THIS MUCH IS TRUE – SEASON 1, EPISODE 3
Third episode of I Know This Much is True, directed by Derek Cianfrance. Mark Ruffalo plays twins, one of whom is mentally ill.
On OCS City, Monday May 25 at 9 p.m. (in US + 24)
RUN – SEASON 1, EPISODE 7 “TRICK”
Last episode of Run, created by Vicky Jones under the leadership of Phoebe Waller-Bridge. Reunited after 15 years, will the two former lovers played by Merritt Wever and Domhnall Gleeson escape together for good or return to the life they left behind?
On OCS City, Monday May 25 at 10:05 p.m. (in US + 24)
INSECURE – SEASON 4, EPISODE 7 “LOWKEY TRIPPIN’ “
The seventh episode of Insecure’s fourth season, which follows the tasty and sometimes surreal experiences of an African-American woman in her thirties and her slender best friend. Single and jobless Issa (Issa Rae) devotes herself to a project that is close to her heart, while Molly (Yvonne Orji) begins a real relationship …
On OCS City, Monday May 25 at 10:35 p.m. (in US + 24)
1994 – SEASON 3, EPISODES 1 and 2
Following 1992 and 1993, this third part of the Italian political saga created by Alessandro Fabbri, Ludovica Rampoldi and Stefano Sardo traces the last moments of the First Italian Republic as well as the advent of the Second Republic after the elections of March 1994. While Operation Mains own led to the collapse of several parties including the Italian socialist party, Silvio Berlusconi will experience a meteoric rise and become a major player in Italian political life with the creation of the party “Forza Italia” …
On OCS Max, Tuesday May 26 at 8:40 p.m.