EARLY WINTER

a film by :Michael Rowe

David, a man in his forties, lives a predictable life with his wife Maya and their two children. To please his wife with the latest gadgets, he works solitary shift work, days and nights, as a janitor in a retirement home. But when he begins to suspect that (...)

Canada - Australia

96min - DCP - Scope - Color

Original language: French, English

ECCENTRICITIES OF A BLOND HAIR GIRL

a film by :Manoel de Oliveira

Macário spends an entire train journey to the Algarve talking to a woman he does not know about the trials and tribulations of his love life: straight after starting his first job as a book keeper at his Uncle Francisco's warehouse in Lisbon he falls madly (...)

Portugal - France - Spain

63min - 35 mm - 1.85 - Color - Dolby SRD - Drama

Original language : Portuguese

ELENA

a film by :Andrey Zvyagintsev

Elena and Vladimir are an older couple, they come from different backgrounds. Vladimir is a wealthy and cold man, Elena comes from a modest milieu and is a docile wife. They have met late in life and each one has children from previous marriages. Elena’s (...)

Russia

109min - 35 mm/DCP - Scope - Color - Dolby SRD - Drama

Original language :Russian

 

Emigrant (The)

a film by :Youssef Chahine

Three thousand years ago, Ram, son of an impoverished tribe living in an arid land, dreams of changing his way of life. He feels he is suffocating amid his boorish brothers who, driven by jealousy and avarice, decide to kill him. But the hardship he faces (...)

France - Egypt

128min - 35mm - 1.66 - Color - Adventure

Original language: Egyptian

 

EVA & LEON

a film by :Emilie Cherpitel

35-year-old Eva is unpredictable, charmingly immature and has no children. Leon is 10, he’s got the seriousness and reasoning of an adult and has no parents. Eva is bored in her privileged life as well as in her love life. Leon has just run away from his (...)

France

76min - DCP - Scope - Color

Original language: French

EVA DOESN'T SLEEP

a film by :Pablo Agüero

1952, Eva Perón just died. She is the most beloved, but also hated political figure of Argentina. An expert is in charge of her embalming. After years of hard work, he achieves a remarkable work. Meanwhile in Argentina coups follow each other and some (...)

France - Argentina - Spain

85min - DCP - 1.85 - Color

Original language: Spanish

 

Ex-Love of my Life (The)

a film by :Josiane Balasko

Tom and Nina haven’t seen each other since their tumultuous break-up seven years earlier. One evening, he and Ariane, his fiancé, are dining in a local restaurant. Suddenly, Nina shows up, exhausted, without a penny in her pocket, seven and a half month (...)

France 

96min - 35 mm - Color - 1.85 - Comedy

Original language :French

Exiles

a film by :Tony Gatlif

As extravagant as it may sound, Zano one day comes up to his lover Naïma and suggests that they both set out for Algiers : why don’t they cross France and Spain to eventually reach Algeria and discover the land their parents had to flee decades ago ? (...)

France

105min - 35 mm - Scope - Color - Dolby SRD - Drama

Original language : French, Spanish and Arabic

FAR FROM BRAZIL

a film by : Tilly

Far from Brazil relates an unusual week-end in a woman’s life. On Mother’s Day, Juliette, 57, hosts for the first time in a long while her five children in her house in Normandy, where she lives alone with a servant, Honorine. What was meant (...)

France - Germany - Liechtenstein - Austria - Switzerland

100min - 35mm - 1.66 - Color

Original language: French

FATIMA

a film by :Philippe Faucon

Fatima lives on her own with two daughters to support: 15-year old Souad, a teenager in revolt, and 18-year old Nesrine, who is starting medical school. Fatima speaks French poorly and is constantly frustrated by her daily interactions with her daughters. (...)

France

79min - DCP - 1.85 - Color

Original language: French, Arabic

FIDELIO - ALICE'S JOURNEY

a film by :Lucie Borleteau

Alice is a 30 year-old sailor, in love but unmarried. While her companion Félix waits for her ashore, she sets off as second mechanic on the Fidelio, an old freighter. On board, she discovers not only that she replaces a recently deceased mechanic, but (...)

France

95min - DCP - Scope - Color

Original language - French

 

Filmman

a film by :Alain Cavalier

"The first shot were made in 1994, the last in 2005. More than ten years of my life condensed into one hundred minutes of screen-time. My first autobiographical film, "This Machine Does Not Accept Messages" was made in 1978. I appear in it, my head wrapped (...)

France

97min - 35 mm - 1.85 - Color - Dolby SR - Documentary

Original language :French

FIRE WILL COME

a film by :Oliver Laxe

Amador Coro has been condemned for having provoked a fire. When he gets out of prison, nobody is waiting for him. He returns to his home town, a small village hidden in the mountains of rural Galicia, to live with his mother, Benedicta, and their three (...)

France - Luxemburg - Spain

85min - DCP - 2K - 1.85 - Color

Original language: Spanish

JURY PRIZE - Un Certain Regard - Cannes 2019

 

First of the name

a film by :Sabine Franel

Two enthusiasts, mad for genealogy, bring together as many of the descendants of Moïse Blin, an 18th century Alsatian Jewish peddler, as they can. Out of this reunion emerges the chronicle of one family, from before the French Revolution down to the (...)

France

112min - 35mm - 1.66 - Color - Documentary

Original language :French

FOON

a film by :Les Quiches

Somewhere on ze edge of West PhiladelFoon, a law exists since foreva’, laid down by ze principal Miss Smokingkills: power to ze rebels, jerk-offs and fashion victims. Ze Foons. Ze Crown and Ze Prom are exclusively zer turf! Zey do what zey want in skool. (...)

France

82min - 35 mm - 1.85 - Color - Dolby SRD - Comedy

Original language :Franglish

Forced to be with others

a film by :Simon Reggiani

Sergio, a seventy-year-old actor-singer who has lived through XXth century history-in-the-making of French thought, seees the dark side of things. His heavy drinking is eating away at his meninx. Feeling responsible for all the worries of the world, he (...)

France

95min - 35mm - 1.66 - Color - Comedy drama

Original language: French

 

FRANCE

a film by :Serge Bozon

Autumn 1917. Far off, war is raging. Miles from the fighting, Camille, a young woman, leads a life marked out by the news that her husband sends from the front. But one day she receives a note ending their relationship. Distraught and determined to stop at (...)

France

102min - 35 mm - 1.66 - Color - Drama

Original language :French

FRANCE BOUTIQUE

a film by :Tonie Marshall

France has been married to Olivier for ten years now.Together, they have set up a TV-shopping channel - France Boutique - of which they are the two star hosts. A number of other people work with them: Estelle, an assistant host, naturally sexy, (...)

France

95min - 35 mm - 1.85 - Color - Dolby SR - Comedy

Original language :French

 

FREE MEN

a film by :Ismaël Ferroukhi

1942, in German-occupied Paris. Younes, a young unemployed Algerian, earns his living as a black marketeer. Arrested by the French police, Younes agrees to spy on the Paris Mosque. The police suspects indeed the Mosque authorities, among which Si Kaddour (...)

France

99min - 35 mm/DCP - Scope - Color - Dolby SRD - Drama

Original language :French, Arabic

Friends from France

a film by :Anne Weil & Philippe Kotlarski

1979. Carole and Jerome are 20 and go on an organized trip to Odessa, behind the Iron Curtain. They’re cousins but pretend they’re engaged. In the day, simple tourists, they visit monuments and museums. In the evening, they slip away from the group and (...)

France - Germany - Russia - Canada

100min - DCP - 1.85 - Color

Original language: English, French, Russian

Funny Felix

a film by :Olivier Ducastel

Félix lives in Dieppe. Unforeseen circumstances allow him to carry out an old plan - going to Marseilles to meet his father whom he doesn't know. But Félix is a romantic. Rather than take the train, he prefers back roads and borrowed cars. Before long, (...)

France

95min - 35mm - Scope - Color - Drama Comedy

Original language :French

 

GALLANT INDIES

a film by :Philippe Béziat

Based on Jean-Philippe Rameau’s opera-ballet that was directed by Clément Cogitore for the Opéra National de Paris.

This is a premiere for 30 dancers of hip-hop, krump, break, voguing... A first for the Director (...)

France

108min - DCP - 1.85 - Color - Documentary

Original language: French

Gamblers

a film by :Frédéric Balekdjian

Paris, the textile workshop district. Christmas is drawing near, and Vahé Krikorian’s life is falling apart. He works in a shop that belongs to his father, but it is soon to close down – too many debts and unpaid bills. Lu Ann, the woman he loves, has (...)

France

85min - 35 mm - 1.85 - Color - Dolby SRD - Drama

Original language : French

Gaspard at the wedding

a film by :Antony Cordier

After many years of keeping a careful distance, Gaspard, 25 years old, has to renew contact with his family when his father announces he is getting remarried. Accompanied by Laura, an eccentric girl, who agrees to play the role of his girlfriend for the (...)

France

105min - DCP - 1.85 - Color

Original language: French

 

Gebo and The Shadow

a film by :Manoel de Oliveira

Despite his age and general weariness, Gebo keeps on working as an accountant to provide for his family. He lives with his wife, Doroteia, and his daughter-in-law, Sofia, but it is the absence of João, son and husband, that worries them. Gebo seems to be (...)

Portugal - France

91min - DCP - 1.85 - Color

Original language: French