11 acclaimed actors, directors and producers participated at the Round Table and Q&As: Nathalie Baye, Alix Delaporte, Dr. Alison Estabrook, Mélanie Laurent, Lionel Baier, Dominique Besnehard, Christian Carion, Carlos Chahine, Cyril Dion, Matthew Rhys and Dr. Claude Rosenthal.
In addition to full houses at the U.N. and Avon events, both our Opening Night Gala and Closing Night Party were also sold out! Director Christian Carion and actor Matthew Rhys discussed the film at the North American Premiere of Come What May (En mai fais ce qu’il te plaît) in Greenwich, CT, while Nathalie Baye answered audience questions at the New York Premiere of The Assistant (La Volante) at the French Institute Alliance Française (FIAF) in Manhattan.
Several screenings during the weekend at Bow Tie Criterion Cinemas in Greenwich, CT were also sold out, including the North American Premiere of Marseille and two screenings of Call My Agent! (Dix pour cent), our first-ever TV-Cinema Convergence program.