Recent releases

LA POISON

Directed by Sacha Guitry
Inspired by Guitry’s own post–World War II tangle with the law, La poison is a blithely caustic broadside against the French legal system and a society all too eager to capitalize on others’ misfortunes. READ MORE

IN THE SHADOW OF WOMEN

Directed by Philippe Garrel
A new film by one of France's most acclaimed filmmakers, Philippe Garrel, In the Shadow of Women is a close look at infidelity—not merely the fact of it, but the particular, divergent ways in which it’s experienced and understood by men and women. READ MORE

A KID

Directed by Philippe Lioret
This story of one man’s coming to terms with the foreign family he never knew he had, is complex with the interconnected themes of masculinity, family, paternity and filial devotion coiling in the layers underneath. READ MORE

THE COUNTRY DOCTOR

Directed by Thomas Litli
A devoted and revered countryside doctor's life gets rocked by a middle-age woman who has come from the city hospital. READ MORE

LOVE AT FIRST CHILD

Directed by Anne Giafferi
Gabrielle is a single mother, her 17-year-old daughter Claire is pregnant, however the child’s father Simon has no desire to be involved with his future baby. When Gabrielle takes matters into her own hands and asks Simon’s father Ange for help, an unexpected relationship begins. READ MORE

ONE MAN AND HIS COW

Directed by Mohamed Hamidi
A farmer and his cow set out to cross France on foot and have some surprising encounters in this heartwarming and sometimes uproarious road-trip adventure. READ MORE

L'ARGENT

Directed by Robert Bresson
In his ruthlessly clear-eyed final film, French master Robert Bresson pushed his unique blend of spiritual rumination and formal rigor to a new level of astringency. READ MORE

THE MARSEILLE TRILOGY

Directed by Marcel Pagnol
THE MARSEILLE TRILOGY is now available in a restored version (new 4K digital restoration on all three films), on DVD and Bluray. Released by Criterion. READ MORE

FRANTZ

Directed by François Ozon
With FRANTZ, François Ozon tells a hauting, touching tale of love and reconciliation in the aftermath of World War I. READ MORE

THE OUTSIDER

Directed by Christophe Barratier
An engaging drama about the less known aspects of the trading activity inside one of the biggest banks in the world - Société Générale. The movie tracks the rise and fall of anonymous trader turned superstar turned escape goat - Jérôme Kerviel - just as the 2008 financial crisis was unfolding READ MORE

DHEEPAN

Directed by Jacques Audiard
With this Palme d’Or–winning drama, which deftly combines seemingly disparate genres, French filmmaker Jacques Audiard cemented his status as a titan of contemporary world cinema. READ MORE

THE NEW ADVENTURES OF ALADDIN

Directed by Arthur Benzaquen
On Christmas Eve, Sam and his best buddy Khalid dress up as Santa to steal as much as they can from a department store. But Sam gets cornered by some children and has to tell them a story, the story of Aladin – his version, at least! READ MORE

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