Rediscover French cinema’s masterpieces and hidden gems with Le Conversazioni’s artistic director, Antonio Monda, and Columbia University film professor, Annette Insdorf. The two will discuss their favorite French films, revealing their selections during the talk.
This edition of In Conversation: French Cinema Favorites will focus on the theme of family and celebration, coinciding with the opening of Homecoming in the FIAF Gallery. The first U.S. exhibition by The Anonymous Project, Homecoming illustrates intimate moments of family life and familial celebration through photographs from the last 70 years.
Founded by Antonio Monda, Le Conversazioni is an international literary festival and speaker series dedicated to arts and culture. Past guests have included Meryl Streep, Brian Selznick, Ta-Nehisi Coates, and Laurie Anderson.
Join us for Homecoming‘s opening reception in our gallery from 6-7:30pm before heading to the auditorium for the talk at 7:30pm.
Antonio Monda is a writer and the Artistic Director of the Rome Film Festival and the international literary festival Le Conversazioni.
Annette Insdorf is Professor of Film at Columbia University’s School of the Arts, and Moderator of the popular “Reel Pieces” series at Manhattan’s 92Y, where she has interviewed almost 300 film celebrities.