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La conquête
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directed by Xavier Durringer, 1963-; produced by Nicolas Altmayer, 1965- and Éric Altmayer, 1962-, Mandarin Cinéma and Gaumont Film Company (Music Box Films, 2011), 1 hour 51 mins
In The Conquest, Denis Podalydès delivers a witty yet commanding portrayal of Nicolas Sarkozy and his rise to the French presidency through the lens of his unraveling marriage to then-wife Cecilia (Florence Pernel). Never one to disguise his ambition, the film's Sarkozy curries favor with predecessor Jacques Chir...
directed by Xavier Durringer, 1963-; produced by Nicolas Altmayer, 1965- and Éric Altmayer, 1962-, Mandarin Cinéma and Gaumont Film Company (Music Box Films, 2011), 1 hour 51 mins
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Eldorado
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directed by Bouli Lanners, 1965-; designed by Elise Ancion, fl. 2005-2013; produced by Jaques-Henri Bronckart, fl. 2008; performed by Philippe Nahon, 1938-, Fabrice Adde, fl. 2008 and Bouli Lanners, 1965- (New York, NY: Film Movement, 2008), 1 hour 21 mins
Yvan and Elie are two loners who wander aimlessly through their lives. Yvan is a quick-tempered 40-year-old vintage car dealer while Elie is a young burglar and ex-junkie. One day Yvan catches Elie trying to rob him. Instead of beating him up, he becomes strangely attached to him and agrees to drive him home to h...
directed by Bouli Lanners, 1965-; designed by Elise Ancion, fl. 2005-2013; produced by Jaques-Henri Bronckart, fl. 2008; performed by Philippe Nahon, 1938-, Fabrice Adde, fl. 2008 and Bouli Lanners, 1965- (New York, NY: Film Movement, 2008), 1 hour 21 mins
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La Haine
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directed by Mathieu Kassovitz, 1967-; produced by Christophe Rossignon, fl. 1990-2009, Studio Image, PolyGram Filmed Entertainment, Lazennec Films, La Sept, Kasso Inc. Productions, Egg Pictures, Cofinergie 6 and Canal+; performed by Saïd Taghmaoui, 1973-, Hubert Koundé, 1970- and Vincent Cassel, 1966- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1995), 1 hour 38 mins,
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Mathieu Kassovitz took the film world by storm with La haine, a gritty, unsettling, and visually explosive look at the racial and cultural volatility in modern-day France, specifically the low-income banlieue districts on Paris’s outskirts. Aimlessly passing their days in the concrete environs of their dead-end...
directed by Mathieu Kassovitz, 1967-; produced by Christophe Rossignon, fl. 1990-2009, Studio Image, PolyGram Filmed Entertainment, Lazennec Films, La Sept, Kasso Inc. Productions, Egg Pictures, Cofinergie 6 and Canal+; performed by Saïd Taghmaoui, 1973-, Hubert Koundé, 1970- and Vincent Cassel, 1966- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1995), 1 hour 38 mins,
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Les Herbes Folles
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directed by Alain Resnais, 1922-2014; produced by Jean-Louis Livi, 1941-, Studio Canal, France 2 Cinema, F Comme Film and BIM Distribuzione; performed by Sabine Azema, 1949-, André Dussollier, 1946- and Anne Consigny, 1963- (New York, NY: Sony Pictures Classics, 2009), 1 hour 44 mins,
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A wallet lost and found opens the door - slightly - to Georges and Marguerite’s romantic adventure. After examining the ID of its owner, it is not a simple matter for Georges to turn in to the police the red wallet he has found. Nor can Marguerite retrieve her wallet without being piqued with curiosity about the...
directed by Alain Resnais, 1922-2014; produced by Jean-Louis Livi, 1941-, Studio Canal, France 2 Cinema, F Comme Film and BIM Distribuzione; performed by Sabine Azema, 1949-, André Dussollier, 1946- and Anne Consigny, 1963- (New York, NY: Sony Pictures Classics, 2009), 1 hour 44 mins,
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The Last Metro
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directed by François Truffaut, 1932-1984; designed by Jean-Pierre Kohut-Svelko, 1946-; produced by François Truffaut, 1932-1984; performed by Catherine Deneuve, 1943-, Gérard Depardieu, 1948- and Jean Poiret, 1926-1992 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1980), 2 hours 12 mins
Gerard Depardieu and Catherine Deneuve star as members of a French theater company living under the German occupation during World War II in Francois Truffaut's gripping, humanist character study. Against all odds — a Jewish theater manager in hiding; a leading man who's in the Resistance: increasingly restricti...
directed by François Truffaut, 1932-1984; designed by Jean-Pierre Kohut-Svelko, 1946-; produced by François Truffaut, 1932-1984; performed by Catherine Deneuve, 1943-, Gérard Depardieu, 1948- and Jean Poiret, 1926-1992 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1980), 2 hours 12 mins
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L'instinct de mort
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directed by Jean-François Richet, 1966-; produced by Thomas Langmann, 1971-, M6 Films, Novo RPI, Remstar Films Inc. and La Petite Reine (Chicago, IL: Music Box Films, 2010), 1 hour 53 mins
Mesrine: Killer Instinct introduces us to Jacques Mesrine (Vincent Cassel), a loyal son and dedicated soldier back home and living with his parents after serving in the Algerian War. Soon he is seduced by the neon glamour of sixties Paris and the easy money it presents. Mentored by Guido (Gerard Depardieu) Mesrine...
directed by Jean-François Richet, 1966-; produced by Thomas Langmann, 1971-, M6 Films, Novo RPI, Remstar Films Inc. and La Petite Reine (Chicago, IL: Music Box Films, 2010), 1 hour 53 mins
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Masquerades
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directed by Lyes Salem, 1973-; designed by Hamida Hamzal, fl. 2008; produced by Isabelle Madelaine, fl. 2000-2012 and Yacine Laloui, fl. 2000-2012; performed by Rym Takoucht, fl. 2004-2010, Sarah Reguieg, fl. 2008 and Lyes Salem, 1973- (San Francisco, CA: Global Lens, 2008), 1 hour 30 mins
After working for much of his life as a gardener in his dusty Algerian village, Mounir dreams of improving his family's fortune and gaining a measure of respect by marrying off his narcoleptic sister, Rym, to a "real gentleman." However, Rym has other plans-she dreams of marrying Mounir's best friend, Khliffa, who...
directed by Lyes Salem, 1973-; designed by Hamida Hamzal, fl. 2008; produced by Isabelle Madelaine, fl. 2000-2012 and Yacine Laloui, fl. 2000-2012; performed by Rym Takoucht, fl. 2004-2010, Sarah Reguieg, fl. 2008 and Lyes Salem, 1973- (San Francisco, CA: Global Lens, 2008), 1 hour 30 mins
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Mesrine: Public Enemy #1
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directed by Jean-François Richet, 1966-; produced by André Rouleau, fl. 1999 and Thomas Langmann, 1971-, La Petite Reine (Chicago, IL: Music Box Films, 2010), 2 hours 13 mins
Now back in France, Mesrine is finally in police custody and facing justice for his crimes. After escaping a courtroom and kidnapping the judge at gunpoint, Mesrine is declared Public Enemy Number 1 and is eventually condemned to a maximum-security prison where he writes his memoirs, establishing himself as a hous...
directed by Jean-François Richet, 1966-; produced by André Rouleau, fl. 1999 and Thomas Langmann, 1971-, La Petite Reine (Chicago, IL: Music Box Films, 2010), 2 hours 13 mins
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Paris, Texas
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directed by Wim Wenders, 1945-; designed by Birgitta Bjerke, fl. 1984; produced by Don Guest, 1935-2010, Westdeutscher Rundfunk Studios, Argos Films, Film4 Productions, Road Movies Filmproduktion and Pro-ject Filmproduktion; performed by Harry Dean Stanton, 1926-2017, Dean Stockwell, 1936-, Nastassja Kinski, 1961-, Hunter Carson, 1975-, Aurore Clement, 1945- and Bernhard Wicki, 1919-2000 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1984), 2 hours 25 mins
New German Cinema pioneer Wim Wenders (Wings of Desire) brings his keen eye for landscape to the American Southwest in Paris, Texas, a profoundly moving character study written by Pulitzer Prize–winning playwright Sam Shepard. Paris, Texas follows the mysterious, nearly mute drifter Travis (a magnificent Har...
directed by Wim Wenders, 1945-; designed by Birgitta Bjerke, fl. 1984; produced by Don Guest, 1935-2010, Westdeutscher Rundfunk Studios, Argos Films, Film4 Productions, Road Movies Filmproduktion and Pro-ject Filmproduktion; performed by Harry Dean Stanton, 1926-2017, Dean Stockwell, 1936-, Nastassja Kinski, 1961-, Hunter Carson, 1975-, Aurore Clement, 1945- and Bernhard Wicki, 1919-2000 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1984), 2 hours 25 mins
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Rust and Bone
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directed by Jacques Audiard, 1952-; produced by Jacques Audiard, 1952-, Martine Cassinelli, fl. 1997 and Pascal Caucheteux, fl. 1991-2016, Why Not Productions, Page 114, France 2 Cinema, Les Films du Fleuve, Radio Television Belge Francophone, Lunanime and Lumiere and Company; performed by Marion Cotillard, 1975- and Matthias Schoenaerts, 1977- (New York, NY: Sony Pictures Classics, 2012), 2 hours 2 mins,
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From the director of the multi-award-winning A Prophet comes a gripping tale of two souls finding strength in each other after tragedy reunites them. Marion Cotillard (Academy Award® winner, 2007, Best Actress, La Vie En Rose) gives a tour-de force performance as Stephanie, an orca trainer whose life is transform...
directed by Jacques Audiard, 1952-; produced by Jacques Audiard, 1952-, Martine Cassinelli, fl. 1997 and Pascal Caucheteux, fl. 1991-2016, Why Not Productions, Page 114, France 2 Cinema, Les Films du Fleuve, Radio Television Belge Francophone, Lunanime and Lumiere and Company; performed by Marion Cotillard, 1975- and Matthias Schoenaerts, 1977- (New York, NY: Sony Pictures Classics, 2012), 2 hours 2 mins,
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