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Focus on French Cinema ®, Greenwich, CT 06830
Presented by the Alliance Francaise of Greenwich - A registered 501(c)3 non-profit organization

Past News: 2015 Festival Photo Gallery 
Past News: Guests 2015
 Actors, Directors, Producers
 & Distinguished Presenters
Presenting Sponsor
Past News: Line-up 2015 
8 US premieres, 10 César wins
25 César & 1 Oscar nominations...
Past  News:  "A  Fantastic  11th  Edition" 
Past  News:  Films  in  Cannes  &  Near  You
We've asked for your feedback and we got an extraordinary review from our record 2015 audience...

"Each year, when I say it cannot get any better, I discover the following year it has gotten better".

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There will be 4 French movies competing for the Palme d'or at this year's Cannes film festival.

Closer to you, newly released French movies will be screened at the Jacob Burns Film Center.

Agnes Varda will attend her retrospective at the Lincoln Center and there will also be a Bertrand Bonello retrospective upon the release of "Saint Laurent"
J.P. Rouve
Pio Marmaï
A. Gradziel
Abd Al Malik
Dyana Gaye
Jeanne Herry
M.C. Mention
D. Besnehard
M. Delaunay
R. Rousseau
A. LeCarpentier
Fabien Coste
Luc Hardy
A. Hurdebae
O. Barrot
C. Cohen
M. Fournet
B. Lortholary
P. Master-Karnick
Guy Sorman
Latest  News:  A French Triumph at Cannes
The City of Lights, City of Angels (COLCOA) festival ended last week. Among the award winners were movies that you have seen at this year's Focus on French Cinema, while others had ties with previous editions of your festival...

Critics Prize: The Last Hammer Blow (Le Dernier coup de marteau)...
Latest  News:  Near You
French cinema continues in the area!
Monthly French Cinemathèque at the Avon Theatre in Stamford, including the much-talked-about Girlhood...
Weekly Ciné-Salon at FIAF, focusing on Jean-Claude Carrière...
Film Series and Festivals in NYC...
Past  News:  Please Join Us at GIFF!
The first edition of the Greenwich International Film Festival will be held June 4-7: check out their phenomenal selection and join us to support international film in Greenwich! The Alliance Française of Greenwich and Focus on French Cinema will co-present 40-Love (Terre Battue), and there will also be a short and a Panel on...
Latest  News:  Angoulême & France-Amér...
Our partner festival, also focusing on French cinema from around the world, will pay tribute to Belgian Cinema this year. Members of our team will attend and...

Read the France-Amerique article on Yves Saint Laurent in cinema, written by FFC Programming Director Anne Kern