Festival Albertine

Oct 14 -19, 2014

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.

The Great War: A Cinematic Legacy at MoMA

Sept 2-21, 2014
Join MoMA for The Great War: A Cinematic Legacy series and the screening of French films from Tuesday, September 2 to Friday, September 21, 2014.

Anthology Film Archive Presents Lines and Nodes: Infrastructure, Media and Aesthetics

Sept 19-21, 2014
Anthology Film Archives
Join Anthology Film Archive for the Lines and Nodes: Infrastructure, Media and Aesthetics series which include 3 films The Land of Wandering Souls by Rithy Panh, The Seaman by Bouchra Khalili and An Italian Film by Mathieu Kleyebe Abonnenc from Friday, September 19th to Sunday, September 21st.

NYFF Openning Acts

Sept 19-25, 2014
Film Society of Lincoln Center
Join the Film Society of Lincoln Center for the NYFF Openning Acts and the special screenings of three French films from September 19 to September 25, 2014.

Interview of French Digital Creator David Dufresne on the Occasion on NYFF 2014

“I’m a… punk. In a sense, I try to break rules any time I can… The entire project Fort McMoney was driven from the start by the idea of combining documentary film and video games, auteur perspective and spectator freedom”.

Swim Little Fish Swim - Interview with Directors Ruben Amar & Lola Bessis

On the occasion of the US release of Swim Little Fish Swim this September, French Culture met directors Ruben Amar and Lola Bessis to discuss the film, their projects and New York.
in theaters


A man and a woman, secretly in love, alone in a room. They desire each other, want each other, even bite each other. Now the man is under investigation by the police. What happened? What is he accused of?

FIAF Presents CinéSalon Alain Resnais: Time, Memory & Imagination

Sept 30, Oct 7, 14, 21 & 28, 2014
FIAF French Institute / Alliance Française, Florence Gould Hall
Join the French Institute Alliance Française (FIAF) for the CinéSalon series Alain Resnais: Time, Memory & Imagination every Tuesday from September 30th to October 28th, 2014 at 4 & 7.30 p.m.

Films on the Green 2014 Photo Album

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.

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.

Olivier Assayas in the Post-May Period

October 14, 2014 | 7pm
Albertine Books in French & English
In France, the phrase “Post-May” speaks of the long, even endless shadow cast by the extraordinary events of May and June 1968, when a dispute at a single college campus outside of Paris led to a wildcat general strike that brought France to a standstill and, depending on who was conducting the post-mortem, almost dissolved the country into anarchy or raised the specter of a new way of a life, a new definition of freedom that inspired and tormented people all over the globe