Film

Film + Short

The Braves

Entre les vagues

NY Premiere

Tuesday, September 27, 2022
4pm & 7:30pm

FIAF Florence Gould Hall

Dir. Anaïs Volpé, 2021
In French with English subtitles

Margot and Alma are best friends holding on to the energy of their youth. They both dream of becoming famous actresses and will do almost anything to make it happen.

Preceded by the short film The Magic Flute / La Flûte enchantée (Dir. Geordy Gouturiau, 2021)

Film

Zero F*cks Given

Rien à foutre

Tuesday, October 4, 2022
4pm & 7:30pm

FIAF Florence Gould Hall

Dir. Julie Lecoustre, Emmanuel Marre, 2020
In French with English subtitles

Cassandre, a directionless young woman, embarks on a new career as a flight attendant. Julie Lecoustre and Emmanuel Marre deliver a truthful portrayal of a young woman enveloped in chaos: crushed by her flight schedule, trying to forget about sorrow, and dreaming about Dubaï. 

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Happening

L'Événement

Tuesday, October 11, 2022
4pm & 7:30pm

FIAF Florence Gould Hall

Dir. Audrey Diwan, 2021
In French with English subtitles

Based on Annie Ernaux’s novel of the same name, Happening is the story of promising young French student, Anne, who becomes unexpectedly pregnant in 1963, when abortion was still illegal. As she weighs the choices that lay ahead, she sees the opportunity to finish her studies and escape the constraints of her social background slipping away.

Sneak Preview Screening

Peaceful

De Son Vivant

Sneak Preview

Monday, October 17, 2022
7pm

FIAF Florence Gould Hall

Dir. Emmanuelle Bercot, 2020
In French with English subtitles

In this heart-wrenching drama, a real-life medical doctor specializing in Oncology (Dr. Gabriel Sara, as himself) stars alongside a nurse (Cécile de France), working together to help a mother (Catherine Deneuve) and son (Benoît Magimel) accept the reality of a terminal illness.

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Grand Paris

US Premiere

Tuesday, October 18, 2022
4pm & 7:30pm

FIAF Florence Gould Hall

Dir. Martin Jauvat, 2022
In French with English subtitles

Preceded by the short film Five-O (Ça passe).

Leslie, a disillusioned youth from the Île-de-France region around Paris, drags his best friend Renard into a messy scheme at the other end of the region. On a construction site of the future Grand Paris metro line, they discover a mysterious artifact that takes them on an unexpected journey.

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Their Algeria

Leur Algérie

Tuesday, October 25, 2022
4pm & 7:30pm

FIAF Florence Gould Hall

Dir. Lina Soualem, 2019
In French with English subtitles

Over 60 years ago, Lina’s grandparents Aïcha and Mabrouk immigrated from Algeria to Thiers, a small medieval town in the middle of France. When they announce that they are separating, Lina begins to question their long journey of exile, and their silence.