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Applications Open : Tournées Festival 2014-2015

Applications are now open for the Tournées Festival grant. Apply by October 1st, 2014 to bring French films to your campus.
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Toronto International Film Festival 2014 : A Record Year for French Cinema

Several French movies and co-productions in The 39th Toronto International Film Festival's film selection for the 2014 edition.
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An Eclectic Slate of French Cinema at the 52nd New York Film Festival

Sept 26 - Oct 12, 2014
Film Society of Lincoln Center
The New York Film Festival has revealed the main slate of the 52nd edition: 30 features including 13 French films and co-productions. This selection combines the most significant films of the year from a wide range of filmmakers and film styles.
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Reminiscence: Alain Resnais

July 16 & 23, 2014 | 7:00 p.m.
Embassy of France

From an early age, he became passionate about all forms of art, particularly photography and literature. When he was 12 years old, he asked his father a Kodak camera for Christmas.

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JACK AND THE CUCKOO-CLOCK HEART

Jack is born without a working heart, and instead is given a Cuckoo-Clock! The drawback is: Jack risks his life if he falls in love or loses his temper. He risks his heart and his life, though, chasing his love across Europe.
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Films on the Green - Washington, DC edition

Sept 4 and 5, 2014 | 8:00 p.m.
Woods-Brown Amphitheatre | American University Campus

After two successful editions of Films on the Green in New York City and in Boston, American University, in partnership with the Cultural Service of the Embassy of France, is ready to wel

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BIRD PEOPLE

Gary, an American businessman en route to Dubai, views his overnight layover as an opportunity to start fresh in Europe, while Audrey, a chambermaid in Gary's hotel, also experiences a startlingly unexpected change in her life while working one night.
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SWIM LITTLE FISH SWIM

Swim Little Fish Swim focuses on the domestic life of Leeward and Mary, a young married couple at a crossroads. Mary is a hardworking nurse determined to turn the couple’s lives around while Leeward is a struggling musician who fancies himself a misunderstood artist and New Age visionary.
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THE STRANGE COLOR OF YOUR BODY’S TEARS

Following the disappearance of his wife, a man finds himself on a dark and twisted trail of discovery by cryptic messages and becomes entangled in a hellish nightmare as he unlocks strange fantasies of sensuality and bloodshed.
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Mr. X

A personal and unique documentary about cult filmmaker Leos Carax, directed by Tessa Louise- Salomé
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Screening of ALCESTE À BICYCLETTE

September 17, 2014 | 8:00 p.m.
Avalon Theatre

The montly French Cinémathèque series at the Avalon Theatre, in partnership with the Cultural Service of the Embassy of France, will bring Alceste à bicyclette (Bicycling with Molière) to the big