Most Popular French-Language Feature Films
Blue Is the Warmest Color
Adele's life is changed when she meets Emma, a young woman with blue hair, who will allow her to discover desire, to assert herself as a woman and as an adult. In front of others, Adele grows, seeks herself, loses herself and ultimately finds herself through love and loss. Dir: Abdellatif Kechiche With: Léa Seydoux, Adèle Exarchopoulos, Salim Kechiouche Drama | Romance 179 mins.
After he becomes a quadriplegic from a paragliding accident, an aristocrat hires a young man from the projects to be his caretaker. Dir: Olivier Nakache, Eric Toledano With: François Cluzet, Omar Sy, Anne Le Ny Biography | Comedy | Drama 112 mins.
Wealthy, inventive bachelor Colin endeavors to find a cure for his lover Chloe after she's diagnosed with an unusual illness caused by a flower growing in her lungs. Dir: Michel Gondry With: Romain Duris, Audrey Tautou, Gad Elmaleh Comedy | Drama | Fantasy | Romance 131 mins.
Amelie, an innocent and naive girl in Paris, with her own sense of justice, decides to help those around her and along the way, discovers love. Dir: Jean-Pierre Jeunet With: Audrey Tautou, Mathieu Kassovitz, Rufus Comedy | Romance 122 mins.
Venus in Fur
An actress attempts to convince a director how she's perfect for a role in his upcoming production. Dir: Roman Polanski With: Emmanuelle Seigner, Mathieu Amalric Drama 96 mins.
Events over the course of one traumatic night in Paris unfold in reverse-chronological order as the beautiful Alex is brutally raped and beaten by a stranger in the underpass. Dir: Gaspar Noé With: Monica Bellucci, Vincent Cassel, Albert Dupontel Crime | Drama | Mystery | Thriller 97 mins.
Yves Saint Laurent
A look at the life of French designer Yves Saint Laurent from the beginning of his career in 1958 when he met his lover and business partner, Pierre Berge. Dir: Jalil Lespert With: Pierre Niney, Guillaume Gallienne, Charlotte Le Bon Biography | Drama 106 mins.
Belle de Jour
A frigid young housewife decides to spend her midweek afternoons as a prostitute. Dir: Luis Buñuel With: Catherine Deneuve, Jean Sorel, Michel Piccoli Drama 101 mins.
Young & Beautiful
After losing her virginity, Isabelle takes up a secret life as a call girl, meeting her clients for hotel-room trysts. Throughout, she remains curiously aloof, showing little interest in the encounters themselves or the money she makes. Dir: François Ozon With: Marine Vacth, Géraldine Pailhas, Frédéric Pierrot Drama 95 mins.
Serial (Bad) Weddings
A catholic French couple sees their life upside down when their four daughters get married to men of different religion and origins. Dir: Philippe de Chauveron With: Christian Clavier, Chantal Lauby, Ary Abittan Comedy 97 mins.