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26th Annual Whitaker St. Louis International Film Festival

The 26th Annual Whitaker St. Louis International Film Festival (SLIFF) continues to provide the opportunity for St. Louis filmgoers to view the finest in world cinema — international films, documentaries, American indies, and shorts that can only be seen on the big screen at the festival.The festival presents films that offer glimpses of the human experience from around the world which includes the Robert French and French-Language Focus film series.

Robert French and French-Language Focus Films 

Back to Burgundy / Ce qui nous lie directed by Cédric Klapisch, 2017, 113 min., France.

Dalida directed by Lisa Azuelos, 2016, 124 min., France.

Django directed by Étienne Comar, 2017, 117 min., France. 

Faces Places / Visages, villages directed by JR & Agnès Varda, 2017, 89 min., France.

Fanny's Journey / Le voyage de Fanny directed by Lola Doillon, 2016, 94 min., Belgium & France.

Heal the Living / Réparer les vivants directed by Katell Quillévéré, 2016, 103 min., Belgium & France.

Lost in Paris / Paris pieds nus directed by Dominique Abel & Fiona Gordon, 2016, 83 min., Belgium & France. 

Mune: Guardian of the Moon / Mune, le gardien de la lune directed by Alexandre Heboyan & Benoît Philippon, 2014, 84 min., France. 

Narrative Shorts

Slack Bay / Ma loute directed by Bruno Dumont, 2016, 122 min., Beligum, France, & Germany. 

SLIFF/Kids Family Shorts

The Smuggler and Her Charges / La passeuse des Aubrais directed by Michaël Prazan, 2016, 81 min., France. 

When I Was 6, I Killed a Dragon / Quand j'avais 6 ans, j'ai tué un dragon directed by Bruno Romy, 2016, 69 min., France. 

A Woman's Life / Une vie directed by Stéphane Brizé, 2016, 119 min., Belgium & France.