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Fahim, the Little Chess Prince [Fahim] — Alliance Française French Film Festival 2021

Fahim, the Little Chess Prince [Fahim] — Alliance Française French Film Festival 2021

Fahim is based on the the real-life story of Fahim Mohammad, a young Bangladeshi with chess talent who, in 2012, ...
Perfumes [Les parfums] — Alliance Française French Film Festival 2021

Perfumes [Les parfums] — Alliance Française French Film Festival 2021

Guillaume (Grégory Montel), a somewhat maladjusted single father, has steady casual work as a chauffeur for hire. He needs to ...
Delicious [Délicieux] — Alliance Française French Film Festival 2021

Delicious [Délicieux] — Alliance Française French Film Festival 2021

In 1789 France, revolution is brewing. But aristocrats confident of their inborn right to rule continue to indulge themselves in ...
Gagarine — Alliance Française French Film Festival 2021

Gagarine — Alliance Française French Film Festival 2021

A housing complex, Cité Gagarine, built on the outskirts of Paris in the 1960s and named in honour of Soviet ...
De Gaulle — Alliance Française French Film Festival 2021

De Gaulle — Alliance Française French Film Festival 2021

World War II, June 1940, Paris. Germany has crossed into France and battered the French military. In a French cabinet ...
Antoinette in the Cévennes [Antoinette dans les Cévennes] — Alliance Française French Film Festival 2021

Antoinette in the Cévennes [Antoinette dans les Cévennes] — Alliance Française French Film Festival 2021

The school holidays are imminent, and teacher Antoinette (Laure Calamy) is excited by the prospect of a clandestine week with ...
Bye Bye Morons [Adieu les cons] — Alliance Française French Film Festival 2021

Bye Bye Morons [Adieu les cons] — Alliance Française French Film Festival 2021

Suze Trappet (Virginie Efira)’s years-long quest to find the son whom she surrendered at birth has acquired fresh urgency with ...
Arab Blues [Un divan à Tunis] — Alliance Française French Film Festival 2021

Arab Blues [Un divan à Tunis] — Alliance Française French Film Festival 2021

After living in Paris from the age of 10 and obtaining a psychotherapy degree, Selma (Golshifteh Farahani) moves back to ...
The Big Hit [Un triomphe] — Alliance Française French Film Festival 2021

The Big Hit [Un triomphe] — Alliance Française French Film Festival 2021

Offered a chance to get prisoners involved in drama, Étienne (Kad Merad), an actor out of work and no longer ...
[Film review] Nomadland

[Film review] Nomadland

It’s winter in Empire, Nevada, and U.S. Gypsum’s plant there, which has provided work for most of the town, has ...