Museum Films Presents: French Film Month

In commemoration of Bastille Day, Museum Films is proud to present a month-long showcase of the best of classical and contemporary French cinema!

This year’s program features an original retrospective of newly restored masterworks by French New Wave filmmaker, Jacques Demy, and a hand-curated festival of new French films. 


Demy x 4

Screening each Thursday in July at 7:30

Born in the picturesque port city of Nantes, France — which serves as the setting for both Lola and Un chambre en ville — Demy is most well-known for his visually striking, exquisitely romantic homages to the classical Hollywood musical starring celebrated French actresses like Anouk Aimée and Catherine Deneuve.

Lola

Thursday, July 6 | 7:30 pm

The Umbrellas of Cherbourg

Thursday, July 13 | 7:30 pm

The Young Girls of Rochefort

Thursday, July 20 | 7:30 pm

Une chambre en ville

Thursday, July 27 | 7:30 pm


French Film Week 

July 14-16

French Film Week 2017 features a diverse lineup of international festival favorites, including cool Hitchcockian thrillers, richly detailed family dramas, and surrealist comedies. We are excited to preview many of these films in advance of their official US premieres.

After Love

Friday, July 14 | 5:30 pm

Moka

Friday, July 14 | 8 pm

A Kid (Le fils de Jean)

Saturday, July 15 | 5:30 pm

Nocturama

Saturday, July 15 | 8 pm

The Country Doctor

Sunday, July 16 | 2 pm

Slack Bay

Sunday, July 16 | 5:30 pm

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