January 2015

Visit France with French cinema Episode 4 : The region of Brittany

A strong regional identity, rocky and rugged coastlines attacked by a stormy ocean, many islands and as many microcosms, and historical fishing ports make Brittany a land that attracts, and at the same time leads toward departure. It is a land of heroes and legends, but also a land of sailors and farmers, proud of their Celtic roots and whose life was often harsh. For others, it is a holiday resort and a space for dreams. It is not surprising that this world, in the confines of Europe, has often inspired filmmakers.

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Love Battles: The Films of Jacques Doillon

Doc Films at the University of Chicago presents a two-month tribute to Jacques Doillon, one of the most creative members of the generation of French filmmakers that emerged in the aftermath of the New Wave.

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French Classics of the 1930s-40s at Anthology Film Archives

Join Anthology Film Archives for the French Classics of the 1930s-40s series from Friday, January 23rd, trought Monday, February 2nd, 2015.

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