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The 19th edition of the French Film Festival will run from November 9 to December 4, 2011. It will open with Romantics Anonymous.
It aims to showcase the best of the year's French cinema, and Christophe Honoré will be among this year's guests of honour.
Opening in Edinburgh, The FFF UK will screen in London, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Birmingham, Manchester, Warwick plus Aberdeen, Dundee, Inverness, Stirling, Dumfries and for the first time Bo'ness (at the recently restored Hippodrome).
View Films by Strand:
- Chabrol in Brittany
- Christophe Honoré Showcase
- Discovery Horizons
- Panorama Horizons
- Sounds Of Silence
View previous years coverage of the French Film Festival festival:
French Latest Reviews
A French musical about the contrasting romantic experiences of a mother and daughter.
Marie Deschamps, a 20-year-old French-Canadian girl, quits college to go travel and learn English in Western Canada.
A schoolboy tries to cope with his parent's trial separation and win over the girl of his dreams.
A cat with a double life becomes embroiled in a tale of animated adventure on the rooftops of Paris.
Coming-of-age yarn which takes a cue from Mark Twain and The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.
Anarchic comedy involving a fairy and a receptionist at a seaside hotel.
Two pathologically shy neurotics connect through a love of chocolate.
A touching portrayal of love against the odds.
An exceedingly French musical about a menage a trois in Paris.
Love, sex, suicide and depression filmed Truffaut style.
French Film Festival Features
French Film Festival News
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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