After seeing somewhat of a dry spell when it comes to French content on Netflix the last few years, the extraordinary has happened. Reed Hastings, Netflix CEO, has opened a new French headquarters in the heart of Paris -- home to 40 employees, calling it a space for the entire creative community. Netflix will significantly increase its investment in France -- with 20 new French productions, and partnerships with leading French creative institutions.
Famous for being our hippest president, Obama began a yearly tradition during his time in office of releasing a comprehensive list of favorite books, songs, movies and TV shows that have made a powerful and engaging impact on him throughout the year. This year, we were excited to spy a couple French flicks that made the list!