Most Popular French-Language Feature Films
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Samba migrated to France 10 years ago from Senegal, and has since been plugging away at various lowly jobs... Dir: Olivier Nakache, Eric Toledano With: Omar Sy, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Tahar Rahim Comedy | Drama 120 mins.
Beauty and the Beast
An unexpected romance blooms after the the youngest daughter of a merchant who has fallen on hard times offers herself to the mysterious beast to which her father has become indebted. Dir: Christophe Gans With: Vincent Cassel, Léa Seydoux, André Dussollier Fantasy | Romance 112 mins.
Yves Saint Laurent's life from 1967 to 1976, during which time the famed fashion designer was at the peak of his career. Dir: Bertrand Bonello With: Gaspard Ulliel, Jérémie Renier, Louis Garrel Biography | Drama 150 mins.
A cattle herder and his family who reside in the dunes of Timbuktu find their quiet lives -- which are typically free of the Jihadists determined to control their faith -- abruptly disturbed. Dir: Abderrahmane Sissako With: Ibrahim Ahmed, Abel Jafri, Toulou Kiki Drama 97 mins.