Most Popular French-Language Feature Films
Oppressed by her family setting, dead-end school prospects and the boys law in the neighborhood, Marieme... Dir: Céline Sciamma With: Karidja Touré, Assa Sylla, Lindsay Karamoh Drama 112 mins.
A widowed single mother, raising her violent son alone, finds new hope when a mysterious neighbor inserts herself into their household. Dir: Xavier Dolan With: Anne Dorval, Antoine-Olivier Pilon, Suzanne Clément Drama 139 mins.
Two Days, One Night
Sandra, a young Belgian mother, discovers that her workmates have opted for a significant pay bonus, in exchange for her dismissal. She has only one weekend to convince her colleagues to give up their bonuses so that she can keep her job. Dir: Jean-Pierre Dardenne, Luc Dardenne With: Marion Cotillard, Fabrizio Rongione, Catherine Salée Drama 95 mins.
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 caregiver. Dir: Olivier Nakache, Eric Toledano With: François Cluzet, Omar Sy, Anne Le Ny Biography | Comedy | Drama 112 mins.
Amelie is an innocent and naive girl in Paris with her own sense of justice. She 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.
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.
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.
Jack and the Cuckoo-Clock Heart
A 19th-century drama about a man whose heart was replaced with a clock when he was born. The situation dictates that he should avoid feeling strong emotions -- love, most of all -- but he just can't keep his feelings under wraps. Dir: Stéphane Berla, Mathias Malzieu With: Mathias Malzieu, Olivia Ruiz, Grand Corps Malade Animation | Adventure | Drama | Fantasy | Musical | Romance 94 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.