eventsThe Cultural Services of the French Embassy presents the 2015 film Mustang by Deniz Gamze Ergüven and 2016 documentary Sandtown Project by Francescu Artily, as part of the European Month of Culture.
May 4, 2016 | 7:00 p.m.
Embassy of France
eventsOn May 5, at 7 pm, the Embassy of France in the United States, in partnership with France 2 and Cineteve, is proud to present the premiere screening of "After Hitler" to commemorate the Victory in Europe Day.
Thursday, May 5, 2016
Embassy of France
Stunningly shot and deeply resonant, L'ATTESA tells the strange, irresistible story of the relationship between two women from different generations.
eventsAn earnest tribute to crime cinema told via the idiosyncrasies of three young Parisians, BAND OF OUTSIDERS sketches a naïve love triangle’s inexorable march to destruction.
Franck is a homicide squad inspector caught up in an eight-year obsessive hunt for Serial Killer 1, a man whose very existence is questioned by others.
Dheepan is a Tamil freedom fighter, a Tiger. In Sri Lanka, the Civil War is reaching its end, and defeat is near. Dheepan decides to flee, taking with him two strangers – a woman and a little girl – hoping that they will make it easier for him to claim asylum in Europe.
Vincent Lindon gives his finest performance to date as unemployed everyman Thierry, who must submit to a series of quietly humiliating ordeals in his search for work.
eventsThe monthly French Cinémathèque series at the Avalon Theatre, in partnership with the Cultural Services of the French Embassy, presents the screening of the 2015 film The Great Man by Sarah Leonor.
May 18, 2016 | 8:00 p.m.
Eva Husson’s debut feature, shot and set in the wealthy coastal suburbs of Biarritz, is an unapologetically blissed-out, frankly explicit anthology of the sexual experiments a cluster of teenagers undertake over the course of one summer.