Tag Archives: French

Portrait of a Lady on Fire
8.1

Portrait of a Lady on Fire

On an isolated island in Brittany at the end of the eighteenth century, a female painter is obliged to paint a wedding portrait of a young woman. ...
La Pirate
5.5

La Pirate

May. 23, 1984

La Pirate

Shortly after returning home one evening with her husband, Alma is visited by her one-time lesbian lover Carole. In the ensuing emotional ...
The Phantom of Liberty
7.9

The Phantom of Liberty

Sep. 10, 1974

The Phantom of Liberty

This Surrealist film, with a title referencing the Communist Manifesto, strings together short incidents based on the life of director Luis ...
The Green Room
7.0

The Green Room

Apr. 05, 1978

The Green Room

Based on the Henry James short story “The Altar of the Dead”, in which a man becomes obsessed with the many dead people in his life ...
The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie
7.9

The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie

In Luis Buñuel’s deliciously satiric masterpiece, an upper-class sextet sits down to dinner but never eats, their attempts continually thwarted ...
Sound and Fury
7.4

Sound and Fury

Jun. 01, 1988

Sound and Fury

This drama depicts the misery of neglected children in big cities. 13 years old Bruno is of a good family, but since the death of his grandmother ...
Quarter to Two Before Jesus Christ
5.9

Quarter to Two Before Jesus Christ

In antique Rome, a simple pepboy for chars becomes involved in a coup against Cesar. Rahatlocum is a North African Roman colony where Julius ...
Miss Chazelles
6.1

Miss Chazelles

Aug. 08, 2019

Miss Chazelles

In a dilapidated village in rural France, Clara and Marie are rivals for the crown of Miss Chazelles-sur-Lyon, but while that rivalry causes ...
Madame
7.5

Madame

Oct. 23, 2019

Madame

The intimate journey of Caroline, a flamboyant grandmother, and Stéphane, her filmmaker grandson, exploring the development and transmission of ...
Josep
7.4

Josep

Jun. 22, 2020

Josep

February 1939. Overwhelmed by the flood of Republicans fleeing Franco’s dictatorship, the French government’s solution consists in ...
Enormous
6.1

Enormous

Sep. 02, 2020

Enormous

It takes him suddenly at 40 years: Frédéric wants a baby, Claire never wanted one and they agreed on that. He commits the unforgivable and makes ...
Douce
7.2

Douce

Nov. 09, 1943

Douce

In Paris in 1887, Irène works as a governess to Douce, the grand-daughter of the dowager Countess de Bonafé. Douce believes she is in love with ...
Camille
6.6

Camille

Oct. 16, 2019

Camille

Camille, a young idealistic photojournalist, goes to the Central African Republic to cover the civil war that is brewing up. What she sees there ...
Beauty Boys
7.6

Beauty Boys

Jun. 01, 2020

Beauty Boys

In their small village, seventeen-year-old Léo and his friends are crazy about makeup. Jules, Léo’s older brother, doesn’t share his ...
You Deserve a Lover
5.7

You Deserve a Lover

Sep. 11, 2019

You Deserve a Lover

Lila has just broken up with her cheating boyfriend and is disappointed, frustrated and hurt. Looking for love and intimacy, she engages in a ...
Working Girls
6.0

Working Girls

Feb. 12, 2020

Working Girls

During a scorching summer, Axelle, Conso and Dominique cross every day the Franco-Belgian border to prostitute themselves in Belgium to continue ...
The Adopted
6.8

The Adopted

Nov. 23, 2011

The Adopted

Lisa and Marine live a life of relative companionship together, where the only man permitted into the equation is Lisa’s young son, Leo. However, ...
Fantastic Laloux
6.8

Fantastic Laloux

Dec. 08, 2010

Fantastic Laloux

A short documentary about the life of director and artist René Laloux, featuring an interview with Laloux from 2001. Release: Laloux Sauvage 2010 ...
Kuessipan
7.4

Kuessipan

Oct. 04, 2019

Kuessipan

Two childhood friends from the same Quebec Innu community begin to realize that they face very different futures. Release: Kuessipan 2019 FRENCH ...
Just Kids
5.4

Just Kids

Aug. 05, 2020

Just Kids

Jack 19, Lisa 17, and Mathis 10, become suddenly orphans. Each of them reacts in his own way to the family catastrophe. Release: Just Kids 2019 ...