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Cézanne et moi

24th edition of French Film Festival UK - From 3 November to 7 December

From 03/11/2016 at 12:00 to 01/12/2016 at 12:00

The biggest explosion of French and francophone cinema in the UK will hit cinemas in November as part of a major expansion of the French Film Festival UK, an annual event now in its 24th year.

The festival will take place in major cities (among them Newcastle, Leeds, London, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Cardiff, Bristol and Belfast) as well as smaller towns from Kirkcaldy to Hereford, Hebden Bridge, Chichester and Richmond (Yorkshire) and many others. In London the Festival venues are the Ciné Lumière (South Kensington), the Regent Street Cinema, the JW3 Cinema and the Barbican. 

Highlight titles include Cézanne et Moi with Guillaume Gallienne and Guillaume Canet about the friendship between the artist and Emile Zola, a restored version of the Gallic mega hit from the Sixties La Grande Vadrouille (Don’t Look Now We’re Being Shot At), which director Danièle Thompson adapted with her father Gérard Oury, Roschdy Zem’s Monsieur Chocolat (Chocolat) (about the first black artist of the French stage); Alain Guiraudie’s controversial Cannes challenge Stay VerticalBertrand Tavernier’s A Journey Through French Cinema... and many more surprises!

Marion Cotillard in Mal de Pierres
Marion Cotillard in Mal de Pierres


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