OCTOBER 22, 2014

Lyon Lumière Festival’s Classic Film Market: Cohen Media Group ink bought 8 French films to Gaumont

By Pauline Lamy

For the occasion of the second edition of Lyon Lumière Festival’s Classic Film Market, Cohen Film Collection has acquired North American rights to eight films from Gaumont.

OCTOBER 22, 2014

13 French films and co-productions in the Academy’s Foreign Language Film Award 2015 Selection

By Pauline Lamy

French cinema will be well represented at the 87th Academy Awards next February 22nd, with 2 French films and 11 French co-productions out of the 76 features which are running the Oscar race.

OCTOBER 8, 2014

TV5MONDE launches first HD package in the US

By Adrien Sarre

After successfully launching TV5MONDE HD nationwide, TV5MONDE USA has significantly expanded its relationship with Charter Communications, resulting in the recent launch of two channels ̶ TiVi5MONDE Kids and TV5MONDE Info. Charter customers in select markets will now have access to three HD channels offering high quality French language programming.


Films on the Green 2014 Photo Album

By Nathalie Charles

The seventh annual Films on the Green festival has closed another successful year! Follow the much loved French film festival as it made its way from park to park, in our online photo album.

AUGUST 1, 2014

Recently Released French Films to Catch this Summer!


The Film, TV & Media Department at the Cultural Services has selected a list of movies that are creating buzz right now in the hexagon. So, whether you are in the U.S. or you are lucky enough to be visiting France for summer vacation, anyone can enjoy these newly released French films.

JULY 31, 2014

French T.V. Series You Won’t Want to Miss


The Film, TV & Media Department at the Cultural Services has put together a list of some of the TV shows creating a buzz in France right now. Although only two are available to US audiences on instant streaming, and a third on Showtime, if you happen to be in France this summer, the titles below are worth checking out.

JULY 24, 2014

Toronto International Film Festival 2014 : A Record Year for French Cinema

By Pauline Lamy

Several French movies and co-productions in The 39th Toronto International Film Festival's film selection for the 2014 edition.

JULY 16, 2014

Strong US Debut for Luc Besson’s TAXI BROOKLYN

By Pauline Lamy

"Taxi Brooklyn" continues to make inroads with American audiences, with 4.8 million viewers on Wednesday night (July 9th)

JULY 14, 2014

Summer Movies: 10 French Films to Watch

By Films on the Green

For those of us that would like to be vacationing in France, but can’t afford those expensive plane tickets (most of us), we’re offering a cinematic tour of l’hexagone from the seaside villages of Brittany to the rocky hills of southern Provence.

JULY 2, 2014

US Rights To Godard's 'Goodbye to Language' Acquired By Kino Lorber

By Romain Rancurel

Goodbye To Language premiered in competition at Cannes only six weeks ago but the film has already found a US distribution through Kino Lorber.

JUNE 11, 2014

Discover French Cinema In Paris With Columbia University

By Romain Rancurel

Since the invention of the cinematographe by the Lumière brothers in 1895, France has been a cornerstone of the development of the seventh art. This summer, the Columbia University School of the Arts - in partnership with the Columbia Global Center | Europe in Paris at Reid Hall – put together a three-week summer program open to all students to discover French Cinema in the City of Lights.

JUNE 10, 2014

The Chelsea Film Festival Announces Second Edition

By Romain Rancurel

The Chelsea Film Festival (CFF) announced its second edition in New York from October 16th-19th 2014 at the SVA Theatre. The second edition of the Chelsea Film Festival will focus on Global Issues, and will introduce foreign films to the public.