Join us for an insider’s view of our film selection through the personal commentaries of guest Directors and Actors as well as local film experts.

April 1, 2017 – 11:15 am:
60′ Round Table with Actors & Directors (FREE)
Claude LelouchPhilippe Azoulay – Dominique Besnehard – Marie-Castille Mention-Schaar – Patrick Fabre – Aïssa Maïga – Olivier Babinet–  Guilhem Caillard.

Complimentary Brunch will be served.

 

April 2, 2017 – 12:00 pm:
60′ Round Table with Actors & Directors from Québec (FREE)
Dominique BesnehardFrancois JarosYan EnglandAnne ÉmondMylène MackayThéodore Pellerin Emile SchneiderAntoine-Olivier Pilon – Guilhem Caillard – Richard Angers

Q&A

March 27 – 7:30 pm – Avon Theatre, Stamford, CT: Q&A with Director Claude Lelouch (TBC)

March 28 – 7:30 pm – FIAF, NYC: Q&A with Directors Claude Lelouch and Philippe Azoulay

March 29 – 6:00 pm – LFNY, NYC: Q&A with Director Marie-Castille Mention Schaar

March 30 – 6:30 pm – U.N., NYC: Panel with Director Yan England and Actor Antoine Olivier Pilon

In Greewich, CT

March 31 – 11:00 am – Q&A with Director Marie-Castille Mention Schaar – for school only

March 31 – 6 pm – Bow Tie, Greenwich, CT – Opening Night Movie: Honorary guest: Director Claude Lelouch

April 1 – 9:20 am: SwaggerQ&A with Director Olivier Babinet

April 1 – 12:30 pm – Q&A with Director Marie-Castille Mention Schaar

April 1 – 3:15 pm – Q&A with Directors Claude Lelouch and Philippe Azoulay

April 1 – 3:30 pm – Q&A with Director Richard Angers and Actor Emile Schneider

April 1 – 6:45 pm – Q&A with Actress Mylène Mackay and Actors Emile Schneider and François Jaros

April 1 – 7:00 pm – Q&A with Jan Cousteau and scientist David Kline

April 1 – 9:15 pm – Q&A with Actress Aïssa Maïga

April 1 – 9:45 pm – Q&A with Director and Producer Dominique Besnehard

April 2 – 9:45 am – Q&A with Director and Producer Dominique Besnehard

April 2 – 9:55 am: Short films Quebec: Q&A with Théodore Pellerin and François Jaros

April 2 – 1:15 pm – Q&A with Actress Aïssa Maïga

April 2 – 3:55 pm – Q&A with Actress Mylène Mackay and Director Anne Emond

April 2 – 9:00 pm – Q&A with Director and Producer Dominique Besnehard

2016 EVENTS

April 2 – 12:00pm : 60′ Round Table  with Actors & Directors (FREE)
with famous Producer and casting Director Dominique Besnehard, Actress Nathalie Baye, Actor Matthew Rhys, Director Lionel Baier, Director Christian Carion, Actor Carlos Chahine, Director Benoît Graffin

Q&A

April 1 – Opening Night Movie: Q&A with Director Christian Carion, an Actor Matthew Rhys

April 2 – around 11:30am: Call My Agent! (Dix pour Cent): Q&A with Producer and casting Director Dominique Besnehard and Actress Nathalie Baye

April 2 – around 3:30pm: The Valley (La Vallée): Q&A with Actor Carlos Chahine

April 2 – around 5pm: Vanity (La Vanité): Q&A with Director Lionel Baier

April 2 – around 8:20pm: Prejudice: Q&A with Actress Nathalie Baye

April 3 – around 11:30am: Call My Agent! (Dix pour Cent): Q&A with Producer and casting Director Dominique Besnehard and Actress Nathalie Baye

April 3 – around 2pm: The Man Who Mends Women (L’homme qui répare les femmes): Q&A with Dr. Claude Rosenthal and Dr. Alison Estabrook

April 3 – around 4:15pm: The Last Hammer Blow (Le Dernier Coup de Marteau): Q&A with Director Alix Delaporte

April 4 – around 8:30pm: The Return of Martin Guerre (Le Retour de Martin Guerre): Q&A with Producer and casting Director Dominique Besnehard and Actress Nathalie Baye

April 5 – around 8:30pm: The Assistant (La Volante): Q&A with Actress Nathalie Baye

PAST EVENTS

FFC 2015: Round Table with famous producer and casting director  Dominique Besnehard, Actor Pio Marmaï, Directors Dyana Gaye, Jeanne Herry, Marie-Castille Mention-Schaar and Abd Al Malik; and Producers Fabien Coste, Antoine Le Carpentier, Maxime Delauney and Romain Rousseau.

The discussion was moderated by Cinema Studies Professor Anne Kern of Purchase College.

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