The 41st Deauville Festival of American Cinema boasts 16 French premières and has a strong line-up with an emphasis on emerging talent. It will open with Baltasar Kormákur’s Everest and feature special tributes to Terence Malick and Orson Welles.

The festival runs from 4 to 13 September.

View Films by Strand:

View previous years coverage of the Deauville Festival of American Cinema festival:

Deauville Latest Reviews

A replacement babysitter seems to have sinister intentions towards her young charges.
Green Room
Green Room
A young punk band is trapped in a secluded venue after stumbling on a murder committed by neo-Nazis.
Filmmakers talk about the influence of Truffaut's book Cinema According To Hitchcock.
James White
James White
A young New Yorker struggles to take control of his reckless, self-destructive behaviour in the face of momentous family challenges.
Steve McQueen: The Man And Le Mans
Steve McQueen: The Man And Le Mans
The true story of how a cinema legend would risk almost everything in pursuit of his dream.
A working girl tears through Tinseltown on Christmas Eve searching for the pimp who broke her heart.
An ambitious young photographer takes pictures of an unknown actor in the hope of selling them to Life magazine. The actor's name is James Dean.
A climbing expedition on Mt. Everest is devastated by a severe snow storm.
Janis: Little Girl Blue
Janis: Little Girl Blue
Documentary following the main stages of Janis Joplin’s life.
99 Homes
99 Homes
A man struggles to get back the home that his family was evicted from by working for the greedy real-estate broker who's the source of his frustration.
A-Z of Deauville Festival of American Cinema 2015 reviews >>>

Deauville Festival of American Cinema Features

The last waltz
Thomas Bidegain on the dynamics in Les Cowboys and more.
Waltzing with the West
Thomas Bidegain on Les Cowboys.
That shocking man
Harold Takooshian on the real Stanley Milgram and Experimenter.
Experimental thinking
Michael Almereyda on Stanley Milgram and the making of Experimenter.
Sir Ian on the trail of M Hulot
Mr Holmes star on sunshine, being funny and a new film on Noel Coward.
Olsen - coming of age at last
Avengers star on awards, blockbusters, and wanting to get older
Families on the front line
Awards buzz for housing crisis thriller 99 Homes.
Orlando - in full bloom
Talking new Pirates, Hollywood and Deauville honour.
Scaling the heights with Everest
Deauville opening night premiere
Just a breeze for Keanu
Matrix star receives Deauville tribute.
Amy with no holds barred
Comedian on roots, feminism and therapeutic laughter.
Stately Holmes
Ian McKellen and Laura Linney host the NYC premiere of Mr. Holmes.
Keeping score
Composers Danny Bensi and Saunder Jurriaans talk about their work on films including Enemy, Nasty Baby, The Wolfpack and Last Days In The Desert.

Deauville Festival of American Cinema News

Pattinson misses Deauville date
Life star pulls out at last minute.
Deauville prize for rising Hollywood talent
Festival reveals line-up and tributes to Reeves and Bloom.
Brolin at the double in Deauville
Josh stars in opening and closing films

Filming sensations Mathieu Amalric on Pierre Léon, Jeanne Balibar and the sounds and colours of Barbara

Character arc Seth A Smith on filming with a two-year-old and bringing marbling to life in The Crescent

Keeping up appearances Marcello Martinessi on cultural conservatism and filmmaking honesty in The Heiresses

A different space Kelly Macdonald on working with Marc Turtletaub on Puzzle

Out of the past Susanna Nicchiarelli on Trine Dyrholm and the costume design in Nico, 1988

The iconic man Jonathan Baker on Becoming Iconic and Inconceivable

More news and features

Playing Now

Eye For Film continues to support festivals both locally and across the world. At the moment, we're covering:

Making Waves: New Romanian Cinema
US streaming edition of a Romanian filmmaking retrospective

Edinburgh International Film Festival
Scotland's oldest film festival

Human Rights Watch Film Festival
Touring festival of films with a human rights focus

Sheffield DocFest
Britain's premier factual film festival

Cheltenham International Film Festival

In the Archive

Archive of festival coverage.

Daily diary and reviews from 2005-2018.

Coverage of the lynchpin German festival.