UNE AFFAIRE DE GOUT (A Matter of Taste) director Bernard Rapp has died after a long illness. He was 61. The Paris-born journalist and author was well known in France as a news presenter, and also hosted cultural television shows, before starting his film career. Rapp's 2000 movie Une Affaire De Gout - which he wrote and directed - picked up a host of awards, including three honours at the Cognac Festival De Film Policier and a Special Mention at the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival in the Czech Republic.