JANUARY 15, 2015

7 Oscars Nominations for France


France is nominated in 7 categories for the 2015 oscars.

JANUARY 13, 2015

Release of French Series Maison Close, Season 1


Set in a lavish 19th century Parisian bordello, the edgy, provocative and ratings-busting Canal Plus+ Series arrives in the U.S. on February 10 available on Blu-ray, DVD and VOD (on iTunes, Amazon, Vudu, YouTube and Google Play).

DECEMBER 18, 2014

Our Christmas Film Wish List !


We tell you what we want, what we really really want for Christmas.

NOVEMBER 24, 2014

Futur en Seine Call for Proposals

By French Culture

Futur en Seine, the biggest European festival dedicated to digital innovation, takes place each year in Paris from June 11th to June 14th. The festival offers a profusion of events related to digital culture from tech demos to workshops and concerts taking place in the heart of Paris.

NOVEMBER 6, 2014

Jean-Claude Carrière to Receive Honorary Oscars


Jean Claude Carrière will be honored by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences at the sixth annual Governors Awards on November 8th in Los Angeles for his whole film career.

OCTOBER 23, 2014

Abderrahmane Sissako Won Best Director Award at the 50 Edition of Chicago International Film Festival

By Pauline Lamy

Director Abderrahmane Sissako won few days ago the Silver Hugo grand prize for best director for his film Timbuktu, at the 50th Chicago International Film Festival.

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

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.