“8:30 p.m. on Saturday”. Once upon a time in the West – France 2 – April 10, 2021

The magazine 8:30 p.m. on Saturday“(Twitter), presented live by Laurent Delahousse just after the 8pm news on France 2, tells about an unprecedented moment in the life of a personality, behind the scenes of an event or a place belonging to collective history. Reports that reveal “the little story in the big one”, to leaf through like a family album. This new issue of season 3 of “8:30 p.m. on Saturday” immerses himself in the world of westerns.

The day> Brigitte Bardot meets Claudia Cardinale
In 1970, Claudia Cardinale was a prominent actress who had already toured with Fellini, Visconti, Sergio Leone… The day she was offered a western featuring two female gang leaders, she said yes, but on one condition: that the Another actress is Brigitte Bardot, the idol of her adolescence and her model. The meeting between the two movie stars, however, will not be without sparks. “8:30 p.m. on Saturday” wanted to know how Brigitte Bardot and Claudia Cardinale had experienced this first shoot together. They both agreed to tell it but, again, in their own way …

And also, Andalusian studios, Johnny’s westerns

News> Spanish Hollywood
In the 1970s, most European westerns were not shot in the United States, but in Almeria, Andalusia, in southern Spain. Arid landscapes, natural canyons, villages with a western decor that are springing up like mushrooms. This cinematic genre has fallen into disuse today, but there are still some western freaks out there who live out their childhood dreams. Meet three French retirees in these movie sets.

Bonus> Johnny’s road trips
Passionate about westerns, Johnny Hallyday has made several trips to the United States, in the footsteps of his favorite films. Pierre Billon, one of his traveling companions, recounts this pilgrimage …

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