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San Francisco International Film Festival

Founded in 1957, the San Francisco International Film Festival is the longest-running film festival in the Americas. Held each spring for two weeks and highly anticipated by its loyal, passionate audiences, SFFILM Festival is an extraordinary showcase of cinematic discovery and innovation in one of the country's most beautiful cities, featuring more than 180 films and live events with upwards of 100 filmmakers in attendance and nearly two dozen awards presented for excellence in film craft.

The 2018 SFFILM Festival runs April 4–17 at venues throughout the Bay Area. Many French films are part of the lineup this year:

Angels Wear White by Vivian Qu

The Big Bad Fow and Other Tales by Benjamin Renner

Carcasse by Gustav Geir

Claire's Camera by Hong Sangsoo

Cold Water by Olivier Assayas

Gauguin: Voyage à Tahiti by Edouard Deluc

Godard, Mon Amour by Michel Hazanavicius

I Am Not a Witch by Rungano Nyoni

Makala by Emmanuel Gras

My Life With James Dean by Dominique Choisy

The Other Side of Everything by Mila Turajilic

A Prayer Before Dawn by Jean-Stéphane Sauvaire

Revenge by Coralie Fargeat

The Sower by Marine Francen

Wajib by Annemarie Jacir

The Workshop by Laurent Cantet