Films on the Green is a free outdoor French film festival produced annually in New York City parks by the Cultural Services of the French Embassy, FACE Foundation and the City of New York Parks & Recreation. Since 2008, the festival has brought classic and contemporary French cinema to New Yorkers, each season’s films cover a different theme from musicals to literary adaptations and Male figures in French cinema.
Rich with the vibrant colors, flavors and culture of the Mediterranean, Films on the Green 2015 is embarking on an adventure that spans the European continent, from the French Riviera to the coast of Algeria and from Lebanon and Tunisia to the island of Corsica.
Free and open to the public.
All films shown with English subtitles.
Music by WNYU Radio DJs prior to the screening!
Friday, May 29, 8:30 pm | Central Park, Cedar Hill
...AND GOD CREATED WOMAN
By Roger Vadim with Brigitte Bardot, Jean-Louis Trintignant, Curd Jürgens
Friday, June 5, 8:30 pm | Washington Square Park
By Nadine Labaki with Nadine Labaki, Yasmine Al Massri
Friday June 12, 8:30 pm | Washington Square Park
PEPE LE MOKO
By Julien Duvivier with Jean Gabin, Mireille Balin, Marcel Dalio
Friday, June 19, 8:30 pm | Tompkins Square Park
PRICELESS (Hors de Prix)
By Pierre Salvadori with Audrey Tautou, Gad Elmaleh
Friday, June 26, 8:30 pm | Tompkins Square Park
By Rémi Bezançon & Jean-Christophe Lie (Ages 7+)
Friday, July 10, 8:30 pm | Riverside Park, Pier I
By Jacques Baratier with Omar Sharif, Claudia Cardinale
Friday, July 17, 8:30 pm | Riverside Park, Pier I
QUEEN TO PLAY
By Caroline Bottaro with Sandrine Bonnaire, Kevin Kline
Friday, July 24, 8:30 pm | Transmitter Park (BK)
By Paula Delsol with Jacqueline Vandal, Pierre Barouh
Friday, July 31, 8:30 pm | Transmitter Park (BK)
By Eric Rohmer with Patrick Bauchau, Haydée Politoff
Thursday, Sept. 10, 7:30 pm | Columbia University
THE RABBI'S CAT (Le Chat du Rabbin)
By Joann Sfar & Antoine Delesvaux
Follow Films on the Green on
Claudette, Columbia Maison Française, The Criterion Collection
, Institut Français
, The Collectivité Territoriale de Corse