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Mar 5
CANCELED: Julia Cagé Princeton, NJ
Film Series
Postponed - Marguerite Duras Retrospective Doc Films Max Palevsky Cinema -Ida Noyes Hall The University of Chicago 1212 East 59th Street Chicago, IL 60637

Films On The Green 2009

Films on the Green is going… green! For its second year running, the popular free outdoor French film festival will feature in June movies about the environment and the beauty of the natural world, as we seek to tackle the challenges of global warming and environmental degradation.

In July, Films on the Green will continue its free outdoor screenings with lighter fare, three comedies, in keeping with the summer spirit.

Festival Schedule | June

June 5 | Central Park, Cedar Hill

HOME by Yann Arthus Bertrand (U.S. Premiere)


June 12 | Washington Square Park

March of the Penguins by Luc Jacquet


June 19 | Washington Square Park

Microcosmos by Claude Nuridsany & Marie Perennou


June 26 | Washington Square Park

The Big Blue by Luc Besson
Starring Jean-Marc Barr, Jean Reno, Rosanna Arquette


Festival Schedule | July


July 10 | Tompkins Square Park

Love is in the Air by Rémi Bezançon
Starring Marion Cotillard, Vincent Elbaz


July 17 | Tompkins Square Park

Works by Brigitte Roüan
Starring Carole Bouquet


July 24 | Tompkins Square Park

Claire’s Knee by Eric Rohmer
Starring Jean-Claude Brialy, Fabrice Luchini


Free and open to the public!
All films are in French with English subtitles.


BNP Paribas
Air France
TV5 Monde
J.C Decaux
Tablet Hotels
UNEP (the United Nations Environment Programme)
The French Mission to the United Nations
Pangea Organics
Green Drinks