Polichinelle mouillé, le tueur du métro – Fajardie

« Who is the murderer of the subway? Who is this man who pushes innocents under the train? And who are its victims? » Such is the plot of the thriller written by Frederic H. Fajardie in 1982. Police inspector Padovani (recurring character in the work of Fajardie) investigates. During a briefing with his staff, he says:…

Mercury Rising/Code Mercury – Becker

Mercury Rising is a movie  released in 1998 and directed by Harold Becker. In this film, the character played by Bruce Willis protects an autistic child who threatens the national security of the United States by deciphering « Mercury », the most advanced and expensive encryption algorithm developed ever. In an early scene, we see the young…

Le photographe – Guibert, Lefèvre et Lemercier

Le photographe is a graphic novel  (3 albums) created by Emmanuel Guibert (script, design and colors), Frédéric Lemercier (colors and layout) and Didier Lefevre (scenario and photographs). It retraces the journey  of a Médecin sans frontières team (MSF is an independent humanitarian medical aid organisation). The story  takes place between Pakistan and Afghanistan in 1986…