French films find their way into your hotel room!
TV5MONDE just launched a video-on-demand channel TV5MONDE Cinema – providing travelers with the best in recently released French films.
It is now available nationally in the majority of America’s 4- and 5-star hotels representing approximately 280,000 rooms. Among the hotels, the Ritz Carlton, the Four Season, the W, the Hyatt, Le Méridien, Intercontinental, The Standard and Hilton hotels.
A sampling of some of the film titles to be available at launch include: La loi du marché, for which Vincent Lindon won Best Actor in at the 2015 Cannes Film Festival; in Floride (Jean Rochefort, Sandrine Kiberlain) an elderly man grapples with increasing bouts of forgetfulness and confusion in this comedy; L’hermine (Fabrice Luchini, Sidse Babett Knudsen) profiles a most feared judge of the Assize Court; and, Je suis un soldat (Louise Bourgoin, Jean-Hugues Anglade) a drama about a women forced to return home begins working in her family’s kennels.
A French language HD channel subtitled in English, TV5MONDE Voyage, has also been launched. It will focus on fashion, lifestyles, gastronomy and travel.
And don’t forget to check out our weekly listing of French films available on TV5MondeUSA, available by either cable or satellite: www.frenchflicks.com/tv5-monde-en.html