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European Month of Culture: Mustang & Sandtown Project

May 4, 2016 | 7:00 p.m.
Embassy of France
The 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.
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Victory in Europe Day : premiere screening of AFTER HITLER

Thursday, May 5, 2016
Embassy of France
On 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.
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French Films Extravaganza

Back by popular demand! Under The Milky Way will again be offering a collection of 50 French films at discounted prices for the month of May.
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L'ATTESA

Stunningly shot and deeply resonant, L'ATTESA tells the strange, irresistible story of the relationship between two women from different generations.
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Screening: BAND OF OUTSIDERS (BANDE À PART)

05/05/2016
Cinefamily
An 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.
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SERIAL KILLER 1

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.
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DHEEPAN

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.
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THE MEASURE OF A MAN

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.
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The French Cinémathèque at the Avalon Theatre Presents: The Great Man

May 18, 2016 | 8:00 p.m.
Avalon Theater
The 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.
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BANG GANG (A MODERN LOVE STORY)

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.
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ARTE, the European culture channel, now available in English and Spanish

ARTE, the European culture channel, now offers a selection of programmes subtitled in English and in Spanish, alongside French and German. Thanks to these two free offerings, ARTE in English and ARTE en español, web users can watch new, high quality programmes every week throughout the world.
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European Month of Culture: Mustang & Sandtown Project

May 4, 2016 | 7:00 p.m.
Embassy of France
4101 Reservoir Road, NW
Washington, DC 20007
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Victory in Europe Day : premiere screening of AFTER HITLER

Thursday, May 5, 2016
Embassy of France
4101 Reservoir Road, NW
Washington, DC 20007
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Screening: BAND OF OUTSIDERS (BANDE À PART)

05/05/2016
Cinefamily
611 N. Fairfax
Los Angeles, California 90036
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The French Cinémathèque at the Avalon Theatre Presents: The Great Man

May 18, 2016 | 8:00 p.m.
Avalon Theater
5612 Connecticut Ave NW
Washington, D.C., DC 20015