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Now in its 24th year, the festival has expanded to include 36 locations up and down the UK. Among the guests scheduled to attend are Bouli Lanners for his Gothic thriller The First The Last and Emma Luchini for her second feature My Men and her award winning short La femme de Rio. Plus Nicolas Pagnol, grandson of Marcel Pagnol, presents the restored version of his grandfather’s Marseille Trilogy.
View Films by Strand:
- Discover Horizons
- Learning: L'Ecole Du Cinema
- Pagnol Classics
- Panorama Horizons
- Short Cuts
- Tribute to Jean-Pierre Mocky
View previous years coverage of the French Film Festival festival:
French Latest Reviews
Twenty-year story of the loves of a passionate, free-spirited woman.
A personal look at French cinema, the films, directors and composers.
Two ordinary Frenchman help the crew of an RAF bomber shot down over Paris during the German occupation
A stupid man becomes embroiled in an unlikely love triangle.
A young Russian aristocrat embarks on an adventure to find her lost grandad.
An enigmatic woman acts as a catalyst in the lives of a father and his sons.
A recovering alcoholic who refuses to leave his flat embarks on a whirlwind imagined romance with a woman he meets by chance.
A journalist helps a family of redundant workers take on France's richest businessman
Period comedy, set in 1910, about the investigation into disappearances from beaches in France.
A teenager and her talking cat go in search of her missing scientist parents.
French Film Festival Features
French Film Festival News
Venice 2015: The state of independents Looking For Grace, The Daughter, Equals, The Childhood Of A Leader
Venice 2015: Peak viewing Reports on Everest, Black Mass, Spotlight and The Danish Girl.
Moving on up Anna Rose Holmer on adolescence, gender identity and self-determination in The Fits.
Scaling the heights with Everest Deauville opening night premiere
Eye For Film continues to support festivals both locally and across the world. At the moment, we're covering:
The BFI's London LGBTI film festival
New Directors/New Films
Celebrating new voices in cinema
Glasgow Short Film Festival
The tenth anniversary of Scotland's biggest celebration of short film
Human Rights Watch Film Festival
Showcase shines spotlight on humanitarian issues across the globe
New York's Rendez-Vous With French Cinema
French cinema showcase.