Top 5 Films by Jean-Luc Godard

Jean-Luc Godard was the most adventurous and daring of all the New Wave filmmakers.
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French Film Review: By the Grace of God, Directed by François Ozon

Based on the child-abuse scandal still rocking France, By the Grace of God is a harrowing and downright nauseating account of three men's quest for justice after suffering at the hands of scout leader,...

The Cannes Film Festival

The official list of films in competition for this year's Palme d'Or.

French Cinema: Profile of Star Stand-up Gad Elmaleh

Meet the superstar stand-up turned actor who packed in a successful career in France to conquer America – and came up trumps Things inevitably get lost in translation. Words are butchered, names garbled – though...

The Winners at Cannes

Closing ceremonies ended the 2011 Cannes Film Festival on Sunday, with several Americans taking home awards.

Francophiles, get your French TV fix!

For the Francophiles who can’t get enough of French films and shows, Sling TV has just launched a new channel: TV5MondeUSA! With hundreds of hours of French programming at your fingertips, TV5USA offers the ability...

French Film Reviews: Demain Tout Commence, Starring Omar Sy

Womaniser Samuel’s carefree life on the Côte d’Azur is turned upside down when a former fling, Kristin, shows up with a baby. She hands the baffled bachelor the crying bairn before making a break...

Top 6 French Leading Women

A subjective survey of today's leading French actresses

Dispatch from Cannes: Critics Week Opens with “Wildlife”

Cannes’ Critics Week opens with superb coming-of-age drama "Wildlife," directed by Paul Dano, starring Carey Mulligan and Jake Gyllenhaal It’s my favourite hour on the limousine-clogged Croisette, when the sky takes on a pink glow,...

Film Reviews: Les Invisibles, Directed by Louis-Julien Petit

Social commentary, feminist anthem, broad comedy with a side of rom com – Louis-Julien Petit’s Les Invisibles is a marvellous genre-bending confection. That these dimensions don’t fuse seamlessly, but often collide, only serves to underline...