Jealousy, seduction, passion...  In its sixth year, Films on the Green explores the many facets of love with works by established and new directors. French is the language of love, or so the saying goes.  But behind this cliché is a multitude of cinematic possibilities.

Festival Schedule

Friday, June 7, 8:30 pm | Central Park, Cedar Hill
Mississippi Mermaid -- CANCELED due to rain
By François Truffaut
Starring Catherine Deneuve, Jean-Paul Belmondo

Friday, June 14, 8:30 pm | Washington Square Park
The Art of Love
By Emmanuel Mouret
Starring François Cluzet, Julie Depardieu, Judith Godrèche

Friday, June 21, 8:30 pm | Washington Square Park
French Cancan
By Jean Renoir
Starring Jean Gabin, Françoise Arnoul, María Félix

Friday, June 28, 8:30 pm | Tompkins Square Park
Angel and Tony
By Alix Delaporte
Starring Clotilde Hesme, Grégory Gadebois

Friday, July 5, 8:30 pm | Tompkins Square Park
By Pascal Chaumeil
Starring Vanessa Paradis, Romain Duris

Saturday, July 13, 8:30 pm | Riverside Park, Pier I
(Original Friday screening postponed due to weather)
Marius and Jeannette
By Robert Guédiguian
Starring Ariane Ascaride, Gérard Meylan

Friday, July 19, 8:30 pm | Riverside Park, Pier I
We Won’t Grow Old Together
By Maurice Pialat
Starring Jean Yanne, Marlène Jobert

Friday, July 26, 8:30 pm | Transmitter Park (Brooklyn)
By Grégoire Solotareff & Serge Elissalde
Age 6 & up

Friday, Aug. 2, 8:30 pm | Transmitter Park (Brooklyn)
A Summer’s Tale
By Eric Rohmer
Starring Melvil Poupaud, Amanda Langlet, Gwenaëlle Simon, Aurélia Nolin, Aimé Lefèvre

Thursday, Sept. 5, 7:30 pm | Columbia University (116th St)
Wild Reeds
By André Téchiné
Starring Élodie Bouchez, Gaël Morel, Stéphane Rideau, Frédéric Gorny

Free and open to the public!
All films are in French with English subtitles.

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