French films... Where to often find them in Los Angeles

Here is a list of all the theaters in Los Angeles and in the surrounding city which regularly screen French movies, recent releases as well as classic French films.

(in alphabetical order by city)

Lumiere Cinema at the Music Hall

9036 Wilshire Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90211

Laemmle Town Center 5

17200 Ventura Blvd UNIT 121, Encino, CA 91316

Laemmle Glendale

207 N Maryland Ave, Glendale, CA 91206

The Art Theatre

2025 E 4th St, Long Beach, CA 90814

American Cinematheque - Los Feliz 3 Theatre

1822 N Vermont Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90027

American Cinematheque - Egyptian Theatre

6712 Hollywood Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90028

Laemmle Royal

11523 Santa Monica Blvd 1st floor, Los Angeles, CA 90025

Landmark Nuart Theatre

11272 Santa Monica Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90025

The Landmark Westwood

1045 Broxton Ave #2803, Los Angeles, CA 90024

Landmark Theatres Sunset

8000 Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90046

Brain Dead Studios

611 N Fairfax Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90036

The Academy Museum of Motion Picture

David Geffen Theater & Ted Mann Theater - LOS ANGELES

The Secret Movie Club Theater

1917 Bay Street, 2nd Floor, Los Angeles, CA 90021

The New Beverly Cinema

7165 Beverly Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90036

2220 Arts

2220 Beverly Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90057

Laemmle NoHo 7

5240 Lankershim Blvd, North Hollywood, CA 91601

Landmark Pasadena

673 East Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91101

The Frida Cinema

305 E 4th St #100, Santa Ana, CA 92701

Laemmle Newhall

22500 Lyons Ave, Santa Clarita, CA 91321

American Cinematheque - Aero Theatre

1328 Montana Avenue, Santa Monica, CA 90403

Laemmle Monica Film Center

1332 2nd St, Santa Monica, CA 90401

The South Bay Film Society
at AMC Rolling Hills

2591 Airport Drive Torrance, 90505

French Ciné-Clubs in Los Angeles

Ciné Salon at Alliance Française de Los Angeles

10390 Santa Monica Boulevard, Suite #120, Los Angeles, CA 90025

Once a month online or in person

UCI - International Film Club
University of California - Irvine
McCormick Screening Room, Humanities Gateway 1070

W Peltason Drive, Irvine, CA 92697

International and French film festivals in Los Angeles

French film festivals in Los Angeles

A week of French language cinema at Raymond Kabbaz- March

This collection of feature films celebrates the richness and diversity of the global French-speaking population, and relishes in the variety of stories told in one language across all five continents.

Fullerton College French Film Festival - March-April

The French Festival is a four-night festival that begins each night with a cultural event. The cultural event features food, art, and music that represents a little bit of French or German culture. Afterward, the film lineup begins in the campus theater.

COLCOA French Film Festival - September

Colcoa was founded in 1997 by The Franco-American Cultural Fund and is the largest festival dedicated to French cinema and television in the world.


International film festivals in Los Angeles with French movie selections

Outfest - August

Outfest creates visibility to diverse LGBTQIA+ stories and empowers storytellers, building empathy to drive meaningful social change.

Newport Beach Film Fest - October

 Founded in 1999, the Newport Beach Film Festival has emerged as the largest international cinema event in Southern California, attracting over 56,000 attendees to Orange County, CA.

AFI Fest - November

With a diverse and innovative slate of programming, the eight-day film festival presents screenings, panels and conversations, featuring both master filmmakers and new voices.

Los Angeles Film Festival

LA Film Festivals is a creative hub for Los Angeles’s top independent film festivals.