Jacques Doillon’s Biopic “Rodin” Premieres at Cannes Film Festival 2017

France Today correspondent Anne McCarthy is on location in Cannes to cover the famous film festival. For more of her dispatches and reviews, click here. When we first meet Rodin, he is in his studio. There,...

2017 Cannes Film Festival: Nexflix’s “The Meyerowitz Stories,” with an All-Star Cast

France Today correspondent Anne McCarthy is on location in Cannes to cover the famous film festival. For more of her dispatches and reviews, click here. In the second showing from Netflix at Cannes Film Festival –...

Provence on Screen: Top 5 Films

Movies which showcase the sun-kissed French region in all of its fragrant glory.

French Film Reviews: Rock ‘N Roll, Starring Guillaume Canet

It all began when French cinema’s golden boy Guillaume Canet was knocked down a few pegs by a tactless journalist, who all but called him past it. In a flash, the actor-director dreamt up...

French Films at the BFI Film Festival in London

French director François Truffaut said:  “Film lovers are sick people.” The film lovers were out in droves at this month’s BFI Film Festival in London (7-18 October), as the fans and those who create films...

The Heritage of Marseille: 5 Things We Love about the Southern City

Once a diamond in the rough, Marseille is fast becoming the go-to destination on the Mediterranean coast. With history aplenty, breathtaking coves and edgy architecture, it's little wonder... THE GOOD MOTHER Perched 154m above the city...

The Artist: Cinema Love Song

Nominated for ten Oscars, The Artist has seduced American critics and film lovers alike.

French Cinema: Profile of Actor and Director Dany Boon

From flop-churner to star-director of the highest-grossing French film of all time, Dany Boon is France’s comeback kid Meet Dany Boon: hitmaker, mastermind behind France’s highest-grossing film of all time and only (we’re taking an...
Les Revenants

Top 5 French Television Series

SOMETHING IN THE WATER Les Revenants (2012-present), The Returned When it first hit English-language TV screens in spring 2013, after originally airing in France during 2012, this u?ber-cool, stunningly shot French zombie series was as baffling...

French Film Reviews: Marie-Francine Starring Valérie Lemercier

Hopeless doormat Marie-Francine has reached the end of her tether. She has been summarily laid off from her job as a researcher on spurious grounds. And her craven husband has chosen this rather inopportune...