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French Film Review: Les Jeunes Amants, Directed by Carine Tardieu

Affairs of the heart are given a thoroughly modern examination in this romantic drama. At 70, retired architect Shauna (Fanny Ardant) is free and...

French Film Review: Delicieux, Directed by Eric Besnard

France, at the dawn of the Revolution, the last giddy fling for the greedy and bewigged aristocrats before the world as they know it...

French Cinema: Profile of Actor Denis Lavant

His uniquely physical style and haunting performances have made this legendary actor one of France’s most extraordinary and unusual screen stars. When asked about casting...

French Film Review: La Boîte Noire, Directed by Yann Gozlan

When a brand new top-of-the-range aircraft crashes en route from Dubai to Paris, black box analyst Mathieu (Pierre Niney) is called in to discover...

Focus on French Cinema: The Hot Virtual Film Festival

A year ago, the Alliance Française of Greenwich, Connecticut, had to cancel its annual French film festival. The March timing of the U.S. shutdown...

French Film Review: Radin! Starring Dany Boon

Dany Boon stars as 40-something miser extraordinaire François Gautier in this 2016 comedy directed by Fred Cavayé, whose English title is Penny Pincher! François is...

Vincent Lacoste, a Cannes Veteran

He is still only 26, but Vincent Lacoste is already a Cannes veteran. He tells Lise Pedersen about his love of cinema, the directors...

French Film Review: By the Grace of God, Directed by François...

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...

Cannes Film Festival

As befits the spiritual home of auteur cinema, Cannes Film Festival is a hotbed of drama and histrionics. Exhibit A: critics' habit of storming...

Hollywood Glam

Tinseltown's best and brightest indy filmmakers and heartthrobs are poised to mosey on over to the swanky resort of Deauville to beat the drum...