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A SUMMER'S TALE (CONTE D'ÉTÉ)
By Eric Rohmer, 1996, Romance, Rated G, 1h53, Les Films du Losange
Starring Melvil Poupaud, Amanda Langlet, Gwenaëlle Simon, Aurélia Nolin, Aimé Lefèvre
Official Selection of Cannes Film Festival (1996)…
Added by Nathalie Charles on July 29, 2013 at 10:30am — No Comments
By Grégoire Solotareff & Serge Elissalde, 2006, Animation, UR, 1h15, Institut Français
With the voices of Isild Le Besco, Vahina Giocante, Bernadette Lafont, Sanseverino
Age 6 & up | In French with English subtitles
Mona is a princess who lives a…
Added by Nathalie Charles on July 23, 2013 at 1:28pm — No Comments
MARIUS AND JEANNETTE
By Robert Guédiguian, 1997, Romance, Rated PG, 1h45, Films Distribution
Starring Ariane Ascaride, Gérard Meylan, Jean-Pierre Darroussin
Jeannette, a single mother of two, works as a supermarket cashier, barely eking out a living for her family. Marius is the lone security guard for an abandoned cement factory. The two meet there when Marius…
Added by Nathalie Charles on July 13, 2013 at 8:00am — No Comments
...from the root to the fruit ...blues/funk meets hip hop!
Blues Again! - French Blues Magazine cd review:…
Added by billy jones bluez on June 19, 2013 at 1:28am — No Comments
By Jean Renoir, 1955, Musical, Unrated, 1h45, Janus Films
Starring Jean Gabin, Françoise Arnoul, María Félix
During the Belle Epoque in Montmartre Henri Danglard runs a cabaret where Parisians come to admire the belly dancer Lola de Castro, his mistress. When Danglard has a vision of reviving the cancan, he is inspired to cast the young laundress…
Added by Nathalie Charles on June 17, 2013 at 10:25am — No Comments
THE ART OF LOVE (L'ART D'AIMER)
By Emmanuel Mouret, 2011, Comedy, Unrated, 1h22, Kinology
Starring François Cluzet, Julie Depardieu, Judith Godrèche, Ariane Ascaride, Frédérique Bel
This series of vignettes about “the little music we hear when we fall in love” follows five Parisian couples as they deflect, complicate, and accept love, coming to terms with their…
Added by Nathalie Charles on June 11, 2013 at 1:25pm — No Comments
Jealousy, seduction, passion...
This year's Films on the Green explores the many facets of love "à la française"
with works by established and new French…
Added by Nathalie Charles on May 19, 2013 at 5:30pm — No Comments
The full line-up of feature films and shorts – in their original version with English subtitles – screening from January 17-February 17th, 2013 in the 3rd annual “MyFrenchFilmFestival.com”…Continue
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lDCh_CXmixQFrankee, a young artist artist from Paris is actually spending a school year in New York.
She just turned 11 years old last September 11. She was the grand winner of TF1's "Petites Stars, le Grand Soir in 2009, and has appeared a few times on French TV.
This little girl with such a wide range of voice has stunned millions of viewers on Youtube covering songs from Pop, Rock…Continue
Added by Rain Carreon Nivoliers on October 18, 2012 at 11:44am — No Comments
FILMS ON THE GREEN @COLUMBIA
Organized by the French Embassy, the Columbia Maison Française and the New York City Parks.
FREE outdoor screening on the campus of Columbia University on Sept. 6!
A thriller that will keep you intrigued the whole way through!
Don't miss this internationally critically-acclaimed thriller by French director Guillaume Canet in the beautiful location of Riverside Park Pier I on Friday July 6 at dusk (8:30pm).
It's FREE and shown in French with English Subtitles
Here is a rare opportunity to discover or rediscover the first of many film adaptations of Louis Pergaud's novel during Films on the Green Festival. Yves Robert, well know for his movies ''My Father's Glory'' and ''My…
Added by Nathalie Charles on June 15, 2012 at 11:00am — No Comments
The Snows of Kilimanjaro (Les Neiges du Kilimandjaro) by Robert Guédiguian was only shown during Rendez-Vous with French Cinema in March in New York. Films on the Green offers you a rare opportunity to see this film for free at Washington Square next Friday!
It's FREE and shown in French with English Subtitles
The 2012 Films on the Green Festival will feature 8 classic and contemporary French films all adapted from French and American Literature. DJs from New York University’s radio station, WNYU 89.1 FM, will spin tunes before…Continue
Added by Nathalie Charles on May 21, 2012 at 4:00pm — No Comments
This free, trilingual iPhone app devoted to French cinema is intended for a broad film-going public and for film industry professionals, in France and abroad.
uniFrance Films launches its first free iPhone app totally dedicated to French cinema intended for both the mainstream…Continue
Added by Nathalie Charles on April 27, 2012 at 10:00am — No Comments
In celebration of French-American friendship, this year's Films on the Green festival will feature the best of classic and recent French films all based on French and American literature. From Donald E. Westlake's bestselling novel, "The Ax," to Victor Hugo's poem, "How Good are the Poor," discover how great directors like François Truffaut, Jacques Demy and Costa-Gavras have adapted works of literature.
The Festival, in its fifth year, is presented…Continue
Added by Nathalie Charles on April 19, 2012 at 3:37pm — No Comments
A recent surprise hit in France, the delectable comedy ROMANTICS ANONYMOUS tells the story of Angelique Delange (Isabelle Carré, Private Fears in Public Places), an unemployed but gifted chocolate-maker with a lifelong case of uncontrollable shyness that prevents her from properly sharing her confectionary talents. Jean-René Van Den Hugde (Benoît Poelvoorde, Coco Before Chanel) suffers from a similar case of terminal abashment and runs a fledgling chocolate company…Continue
Added by Jordana Meade on April 3, 2012 at 3:00pm — No Comments
From oysters to eggplants, French is stuffed with food metaphors...The other night at dinner, Philippe was discussing food. Not surprising. After all, France is a country with four religions and 400 sauces. (The United States, Philippe opines, has four sauces and 400 religions.) Specifically, the pervasiveness of food imagery in French speech. I recounted confronting my…Continue
The Ghett'Out Film Festival comes to New York, highlighting the work of filmmakers on the fringes of the French film industry. Many of the filmmakers are minorities from low-income backgrounds and self-taught; they are the leaders of a new New Wave in France. BAMcinématek is proud…Continue
Added by Nathalie Charles on March 31, 2012 at 5:30pm — No Comments