French Film Festival 2009

Films for all the family to enjoy.

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Lads & Jockeys (Country: France; Year: 2008; Director: Benjamin Marquet)
Documenary about the tough life faced by apprentice jockeys.
Magic (Country: France; Year: 2009; Director: Robert Davi; Writer: John Penney, Leo Grillo; Stars: Leo Grillo, Sammi Hanratty, Lori Heuring, Robert Davi, Jed the Dog, Elaine Hendrix, Tanya Allen, Greg Grunberg, Lee de Broux, Tonyo Meléndez, Raynor Scheine, Di Koob, Bob Bancroft, Brandon Epland, Bob Joles)
An angel - posing as a dog - is sent to heal a broken family.
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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

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