Join the French Institute Alliance Française (FIAF) for the CinéSalon series Eccentrics of French Comedy, every Tuesday from January 6th to February 24th, 2015  at 4 & 7.30 p.m.

In January and February, meet some of the most original voices in French comedy. Presented in collaboration with visionary film magazine Cahiers du Cinéma, Eccentrics of French Comedy invites you to discover an alternative history of French comedy over the past 50 years, ranging from the subtly amusing to the downright bizarre. Every 7:30pm screening will be introduced by a high-profile personality in the arts.

THE LAND OF MADNESS (LA TERRE DE LA FOLIE)
Directed by Luc Moullet
With Luc Moullet, Antonietta Pizzorno, Jacques Zimmer
90 min | France | 2009
Tuesday, February 24th at 4:00 & 7:30pm


THE TREE, THE MAJOR AND THE MEDIATHEQUE

Directed by Eric Rohmer
With Pascal Greggory, Arielle Dombasle, Fabrice Luchini
105 min | France | 1993
Tuesday, February 17th at 4:00 & 7:30pm


DU COTE D'OROUET
Directed by Jacques Rozier
With Bernard Menez, Danièle Croisy, Françoise Guégan, Patrick Verde
150 min | France | 1973
Tuesday, February 10th at 4:00 & 7:30pm


FAVORITES OF THE MOON (LES FAVORIS DE LA LUNE)
Directed by Otar Losseliani
With Katja Rupé, François Michel, Alix de Montaigu, Jean Pierre Beauviala
104 min | France | 1985
Tuesday, January 27th at 4 & 7:30pm


L'AMOUR C'EST GAI, L'AMOUR C'EST TRISTE
Directed by Jean Daniel Pollet
With Bernadette Lafont, Chantal Goya, Jean-Pierre Marielle
95 min | France | 1968
Tuesday, January 20th at 4:00 & 7:30pm


LA POISON
Directed by Sacha Guitry
With Michel Simon, Jacques Varennes, Jean Debucourt, Jeanne Fusier-Gir
85 min | France | 1951
Tuesday, January 13th at 4:00 & 7:30pm


ANTOINE ET ANTOINETTE
Directed by Jacques Becker
With Roger Pigaut, Claire Mafféi, Noël Roquevert, Gaston Modot
98 min | France | 1947
Tuesday, January 6th at 4:00 & 7:30pm


More about the series here


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FIAF 22 East 60th Street New York, NY

FIAF Presents CinéSalon: Eccentrics of French Comedy

When
Jan 6 - Feb 24, 2015
Where
FIAF
22 East 60th Street
New York, NY
Les Beaux Gosses

Join the French Institute Alliance Française (FIAF) for the CinéSalon series Eccentrics of French Comedy, every Tuesday from January 6th to February 24th, 2015  at 4 & 7.30 p.m.

In January and February, meet some of the most original voices in French comedy. Presented in collaboration with visionary film magazine Cahiers du Cinéma, Eccentrics of French Comedy invites you to discover an alternative history of French comedy over the past 50 years, ranging from the subtly amusing to the downright bizarre. Every 7:30pm screening will be introduced by a high-profile personality in the arts.

THE LAND OF MADNESS (LA TERRE DE LA FOLIE)
Directed by Luc Moullet
With Luc Moullet, Antonietta Pizzorno, Jacques Zimmer
90 min | France | 2009
Tuesday, February 24th at 4:00 & 7:30pm


 

THE TREE, THE MAJOR AND THE MEDIATHEQUE

Directed by Eric Rohmer
With Pascal Greggory, Arielle Dombasle, Fabrice Luchini
105 min | France | 1993
Tuesday, February 17th at 4:00 & 7:30pm


DU COTE D'OROUET
Directed by Jacques Rozier
With Bernard Menez, Danièle Croisy, Françoise Guégan, Patrick Verde
150 min | France | 1973
Tuesday, February 10th at 4:00 & 7:30pm


FAVORITES OF THE MOON (LES FAVORIS DE LA LUNE)
Directed by Otar Losseliani
With Katja Rupé, François Michel, Alix de Montaigu, Jean Pierre Beauviala
104 min | France | 1985
Tuesday, January 27th at 4 & 7:30pm


L'AMOUR C'EST GAI, L'AMOUR C'EST TRISTE
Directed by Jean Daniel Pollet
With Bernadette Lafont, Chantal Goya, Jean-Pierre Marielle
95 min | France | 1968
Tuesday, January 20th at 4:00 & 7:30pm


LA POISON
Directed by Sacha Guitry
With Michel Simon, Jacques Varennes, Jean Debucourt, Jeanne Fusier-Gir
85 min | France | 1951
Tuesday, January 13th at 4:00 & 7:30pm


ANTOINE ET ANTOINETTE
Directed by Jacques Becker
With Roger Pigaut, Claire Mafféi, Noël Roquevert, Gaston Modot
98 min | France | 1947
Tuesday, January 6th at 4:00 & 7:30pm


More about the series here


More information @ FIAF

To receive regular updates about French Cinema in New York, sign up for our bi-monthly newsletter, here.

 

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