40-Love
When a man loses his job he is forced to become more involved with his tennis prodigy son.

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Fidelio, Alice's Odyssey
Alice replaces a recently deceased mechanic onboard Fidelio, an old freighter, and sets off on a voyage of self-discovery.
French Riviera
Nice, 1976, Following the failure of her marriage, Agnès Le Roux returns from Africa to her mother Renée, owner of the Casino Le Palais de la Méditerranée and falls in love with Renée's confidant, Maurice Agnelet.
Hippocrates
A young doctor encounters challenges he didn't expect in his first post, working for his father.

I

In The Courtyard
Life, cracked ceilings, friendship and despondency in a Parisian apartment block
Love At First Fight
Between his friends and the family business, Arnaud’s summer looks set to be a peaceful one. Peaceful until he runs into Madeleine, as beautiful as she is brusque.

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Métamorphoses
Modern-day version of the Ovid tales of transformation.
My Friend Victoria
The story of two young Parisiennes and their different destinies
Next Time I’ll Aim For The Heart
A notorious serial killer is also a cop tasked with his own apprehension.
Party Girl
A nightclub hostess decides to settle down.
Portrait Of The Artist
A filmmaker becomes obsessed with the film of his next movie.

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SK1
Drama about the multi-year hunt, arrest, and trial of serial killer Guy Georges — nicknamed The Beast of Bastille.

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Wild Life
A father tries to raise his two sons away from civilisation.
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Filming sensations Mathieu Amalric on Pierre Léon, Jeanne Balibar and the sounds and colours of Barbara

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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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