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“Cyrano de Bergerac” by the Comédie-Française In more than 300 select movie theaters in the US.
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Boris Chouvellon: an Artist in Residence Show Gallery 1515 N Gardner St Los Angeles, CA 90046
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SBIFF The Wave Film Festival – FRANCE

Celebrate French Cinema in Santa Barbara July 6-12, 2018!

Presenting the 7th edition of The Wave Film Festival screening brand new and exciting French films at SBIFF’s Riviera Theatre – 7 days, 11 films, and 22 screenings!

Some of the French films screening at the festival include:

Miriam and Antoine have divorced, and Miriam is seeking sole custody of their son Julien to protect him from a father she claims is violent. Antoine pleads his case as a scorned dad whose children have been turned against him by their vindictive mother. Unsure who is telling the truth, the appointed judge rules in favor of joint custody. A hostage to the escalating conflict between his parents, Julien is pushed to the edge to prevent the worst from happening.

Written & Directed by: Xavier Legrand
Cast: Denis Ménochet, Léa Drucker, Thomas Gioria, Mathilde Auneveux

Friday 7/6 @ 7:30pm
Monday 7/9 @ 5:00pm


Faced with the threat of losing his firm, an ordinary man mounts a scam which will become the burglary of the century. Entangled with gangsters, he must cope with betrayal, murder, and settling of scores.

Directed by: Olivier Marchal
Written by: Emmanuel Naccache, Olivier Marchal
Cast: Benoît Magimel, Gringe, Idir Chender, Laura Smet, Gérard Depardieu

Sunday 7/8 @ 7:30pm
Thursday 7/12 @ 5:00pm


Florence is a school teacher devoted to her students. When she encounters young Sacha, a child with problems, she will do everything she can to help him, even to the point of neglecting her children and her life, and of questioning her vocation. Little by little Florence realizes that learning has no age limit.

Directed by: Hélène Angel
Written by: Hélène Angel, Yann Coridian
Cast: Sara Forestier, Vincent Elbaz, Patrick d’Assumçao, Guilaine Londez

Sunday 7/8 @ 2:30pm
Tuesday 7/10 @ 7:30pm


Complete lineup here