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Focus on French Cinema Film Festival goes online!

Image: "Madly In Life" by Raphael Balboni

Save the date! From April 21- April 30, 2021, Focus on French Cinema, the annual Francophone film festival presented by the Alliance Française of Greenwich, CT will screen 10 premiere films in French with English subtitles.

FFC 2021 will feature the CINEMA OF BELGIUM with 2 US premiere films as well as an exciting lineup of 10+ feature-length films in 10 days, including 6 U.S. premieres as well as multiple César and international festival nominees.

The 16th edition features a slate of newly released feature-length films including dramas, intimate thrillers, documentaries, family films, coming of age stories, hilarious comedies, LGBTQ dramas, and passionate love stories. All of the films in the 2021 edition clearly define the climate of film making in the current COVID-19 environment.

TICKETS GO ON SALE ON APRIL 9


LINE-UP FOR THIS YEAR

Each day at 7pm EST and available for 24 hours.

U.S. PREMIERES

  • Une Vie Démente (Madly In Life), Raphael Balboni, Ann Sirot, 2020, 87min (April 21)
  • Effacer L’historique (Delete History), Benoît Delépine, Gustave Kervern, 2020, 110min (April 23)
  • Spaceboy, Olivier Pairoux, 2021, 100min (April 25)
  • A Good Man, Marie-Castille Mention-Schaar, 2021, 107min (April 27)
  • Le Club Vinland (The Vinland Club), Benoit Pilon, 2020, 125min (April 28)
  • Le Regard de Charles (Aznavour by Charles), Marc di Domenico, Charles Aznavour, 2019, 83min (April 30)

CONNECTICUT PREMIERES

  • Les Choses qu’on dit, les choses qu’on fait (Love Affair(s)), Emmanuel Mouret, 2020, 122min (April 20)
  • Ibrahim, Samir Guesmi, 2020, 79min (April 22)
  • Amants (Lovers), Nicole Garcia, 2020, 102min (April 24)
  • De Nos Frères Blessés (Faithful), Hélier Cisterne, 2020, 92min (April 24)
  • Sous le Ciel d’Alice (Skies of Lebanon), Chloé Mazlo, 2020, 92min (April 25)
  • Slalom, Charlène Favier, 2020, 92min (April 26)
  • Eté 85, (Summer of ’85), François Ozon, 2020, 90min (April 29)

 

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