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Films on the Green

      Films on the Green is an free outdoor French film festival in New York City parks organized annually by the French Embassy, FACE Foundation and NYC Parks.

      In its landmark 10th year, Films on the Green will present French cinema through the eyes of 10 guest curators and some of the most creative and compelling filmmakers, actors, and artists of our time: Wes Anderson, Jim Jarmusch, James Ivory, Saul Williams, Isabella Rossellini, Wanda Sykes, Laurie Anderson, Matthew Weiner, Matías Piñeiro,and Amy Hargreaves.

       

      FESTIVAL PARKS

      In 2017, Films on the Green will present a total of 11 screenings in 7 different lcoations in the city:

      - Central Park, Cedar Hill at 79th Street (Upper East Side)
      - Washington Square Park (Greenwich Village)
      - Tompkins Square Park (East Village)
      - Transmitter Park, Booklyn (Greenpoint)
      - Riverside Park South, Pier I (Upper West Side)
      - Columbia University, on the Low Library steps at 116th Street
      - J. Hood Wright Park (Washington Heights)

       

      Support Us!

      For the last ninth years, Films on the Green has brought contemporary and classic French cinema to New York City and has expanded tremendously from presenting at small community gardens to the notable grassy venues of Central Park, Washington Square Park and Riverside Park. 

      Festival themes have varied over the years and ranged from musical comedies and Mediterranean cinema to literary adaptations. The Festival continues to expand and evolve with ambition, energy and enthusiasm, thanks to the generous support of individual and corporate donors.

      A partnership with the Films on the Green festival and the French Cultural Services will offer your company wide spread recognition and further a commitment to the arts and French culture in America. We are convinced that sponsoring Films on the Green will be a rewarding and memorable experience.


      For questions, please contact:
      Caite Panzer, Development Officer
      Cultural Services of the French Embassy
      Email: caite.panzer@diplomatie.gouv.fr

      Nathalie Charles, Program Officer, Films on the Green
      Cultural Services of the French Embassy
      Email: nathalie.charles@diplomatie.gouv.fr
       

      PREVIOUS FESTIVALS

      Films On The Green 2016: A Summer In Paris

      Films On The Green 2015: La Méditerranée...

      Films On The Green 2014: Masculin / Masculin

      Films On The Green 2013: Love Stories

      Films On The Green 2012: Litterary Adaptations

      Films On The Green 2011: Summer Vacations

      Films On The Green 2010: Musicals

      Films On The Green 2009: Going Green!

      Films On The Green 2008: Living and Dancing Together

       


      FILMS ON THE GREEN PROMOTIONAL VIDEO (2012)


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