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US News Eiffel Tower: memories of Ludwig Briand, alias Mimi-Siku in "An Indian in the city"

17:10  01 december  2020
17:10  01 december  2020 Source:   europe1.fr

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Ludwig Biran, alias Mimi Sikun dans le film Un indien dans la ville. Voir cette épingle et d'autres images dans Books,music,movies, shows,etc. par Annie Bastian-Baldwin . alyssamcintosh1 Ludwig Briand as Mimi - Siku .

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Between 30,000 and 40,000 euros. This is the price you will have to pay if you want to buy a piece of the Tour Eiffel which is currently on sale. The Iron Lady separates from one of her stairs . An original piece torn off in 1983 is auctioned Tuesday. For this occasion, the actor Ludwig Briand, who plays Mimi-Siku in the famous comedy of the 1990s, An Indian in the city, tells Sébastien Krebs on Europe 1 the memories he has with the emblematic Parisian monument.

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The Eiffel Tower in Paris is one of the most well known structures in the world, the iron lattice tower is an icon of France and has been one of the most visited York City in 1930, now the Chrysler Building is shorter than the Eiffel Tower since a 24-m long antenna was added to the top of the Eiffel Tower

With Thierry Lhermitte, Ludwig Briand , Patrick Timsit, Miou-Miou. The Parisian broker Steph only needs the Steph finds her in the village and gets stuck for two days, where he learns that he has got a son, who grew up as an indian . Goofs. When Mimi - Siku first sees the Eiffel Tower , he stands

Ludwig Briand knows the Eiffel Tower well. He grew up in Île-de-France, of course, but he is above all one of the few people to have climbed it. "The scene was really shot on the Eiffel Tower and it is really me that we see. There is no wolf (...) I was prepared before the shooting. The physical preparation was important but also the apprehension of vertigo ", he tells the microphone of Europe 1.

" It was a childhood dream "

In the film, the one who plays the Amazonian Indian Mimi-Siku is walk on the half-naked monument, dressed in a loincloth. "It was more the cold that bothered me than the altitude, because it was like a game then, and it was a childhood dream", remembers the actor who has since become clerk. .

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Even if he has special memories with the Parisian monument, Ludwig Briand admits that he "could not afford" this piece of the Iron Lady sold to auction. But he found a better way to take advantage of it.

"The Eiffel Tower has been lightened several times by its elements which have already been resold", he explains, "there is a small square next to the Eiffel Tower in the 7th arrondissement. On this square, there is has a restaurant that has bought one of these stairs. Rather than having it at home, I prefer to go to good restaurateurs and be able to enjoy the surroundings at the same time ".

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