Parisienne

Parisienne

Lina, 19, arrives in Paris during the 90’s. She is alone and lost. With nothing but fear and her natural instinct for self-preservation, she is looking for something she has never found in her home country of Lebanon: freedom. Although sometimes afraid, Lina is also...
Bang Gang (A Modern Love Story)

Bang Gang (A Modern Love Story)

Eva Husson’s intense, confident debut feature follows the fortunes of a group of Biarritz high-school students after they start a private orgy society. The teens seem to have created their own earthly paradise of total liberation, but matters soon prove more complex....
In Bed with Victoria

In Bed with Victoria

Victoria Spick is a beautiful Parisian criminal lawyer in her late 30s; sex-addict, workaholic, self-centered, and a love life going nowhere. Invited to a wedding reception she meets Vincent, her handsome, but unambitious friend, David, her ex-husband and Sam, a...
The White Knights

The White Knights

In an unnamed African country, the Move For Kids organisation (based on Zoe’s Ark) is officially established to rescue orphans and provide them with a new life in France. Led by Jacques (Vincent Lindon), it soon becomes apparent that the organisation’s motives behind...
Heal the Living

Heal the Living

When an accident leaves a young man in a coma, doctors must gauge whether his parents are willing to consider a heart transplant, while elsewhere a woman (Anne Dorval) waits to see whether she will be given a new chance of life. This powerfully humane film is about...
Moka

Moka

A Swiss mother who’s lost her son in a car accident decides to track down the Frenchwoman responsible for his death in this skilful adaptation of the eponymous novel by Anglo-French writer Tatiana de Rosnay. Emmanuelle Devos stars as the mourning mother-on-a-mission,...
Guillaume à la derive

Guillaume à la derive

On the day he gets fired, Guillaume (Bastien Bouillon) meets his replacement, Tom (Marc Arnaud). Part of 7 Shorts programme, 14.30 Saturday 11th March.
Sabine

Sabine

Franc, (Franc Bruneau) the owner of a video store, has just broken up with his partner. He decides to ease his pain by shooting some rather unusual films of his own. Part of 7 Shorts programme, 14.30 Saturday 11th March.
L’enfance d’un chef

L’enfance d’un chef

Vincent (Vincent Lacoste) is a twenty-year-old actor. He gets his big break when he is offered the lead role in a biopic on Charles de Gaulle’s life. The only problem? At the same time as he gets the job, his parents decide to move to Orléans, forcing Vincent to live...
Poupée

Poupée

Every evening, ‘Poupée’ (doll) trawls online dating sites in the hope of finding love. After chatting to a mysterious stranger, she decides to go to his house in the middle of the night. As she always does, she believes something might come of it. Part of 7 Shorts...