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The National Gallery of Art presents: Chantal Akerman: A Traveler’s Tale

June 4-12, 2016
The National Gallery of Art
The National Gallery of Art presents "Chantal Akerman: A Traveler’s Tale" with the support of the Cultural services of the French Embassy.
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Sandtown Murals

The Cultural Services of the French Embassy is pleased to present the project Sandtown Murals led in partnership with CrossCurrents Foundation.
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French Films Extravaganza

Back by popular demand! Under The Milky Way will again be offering a collection of 50 French films at discounted prices for the month of May.
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L'ATTESA

Stunningly shot and deeply resonant, L'ATTESA tells the strange, irresistible story of the relationship between two women from different generations.
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SERIAL KILLER 1

Franck is a homicide squad inspector caught up in an eight-year obsessive hunt for Serial Killer 1, a man whose very existence is questioned by others.
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DHEEPAN

Dheepan is a Tamil freedom fighter, a Tiger. In Sri Lanka, the Civil War is reaching its end, and defeat is near. Dheepan decides to flee, taking with him two strangers – a woman and a little girl – hoping that they will make it easier for him to claim asylum in Europe.
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THE MEASURE OF A MAN

Vincent Lindon gives his finest performance to date as unemployed everyman Thierry, who must submit to a series of quietly humiliating ordeals in his search for work.
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BANG GANG (A MODERN LOVE STORY)

George, a pretty teen girl, falls in love with Alex. To get his attention, she initiates a game with their friends, discovering, testing and pushing the limits of their sexuality.
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ARTE, the European culture channel, now available in English and Spanish

ARTE, the European culture channel, now offers a selection of programmes subtitled in English and in Spanish, alongside French and German. Thanks to these two free offerings, ARTE in English and ARTE en español, web users can watch new, high quality programmes every week throughout the world.
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FRANCOFONIA

Master director Alexander Sokurov’s FRANCOFONIA is a stunning and urgently relevant meditation on the essential relationship between art, culture, and history. FRANCOFONIA is scheduled to open in New York on Friday, April 1, 2016 at Film Forum and Lincoln Plaza Cinema, followed by a national roll out.
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VALLEY OF LOVE

In this drama, Isabelle and Gérard go to a strange appointment in the Death Valley, California. They have not seen each other for years and are here to answer to an invitation from their son Michael, a photographer, which they received after his suicide, six months ago.
— Claude Lelouch