During the press conference of the 51st edition of the Meetings, organized in the hall of honor of the town hall of Arles, Sam Stourdzé, the director of the festival, confirmed his departure at the end of the summer. He has just been appointed head of the Villa Medicis in Rome and thanked the festival team and the people of Arles with two vibrant “I love you”. The mayor of Arles, Hervé Schiavetti, for his part, praised the work and commitment of the director, who made it possible to raise the festival to the level of those of Avignon and...
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