BEFORE & DURING THE FESTIVAL

As part of Focus Focus on French Cinema’s educational mission the festival offers events and educational programs with film industry professionals. Events during the five-day festivities include locations in Greenwich, CT, Stamford, CT and Manhattan, NY (FIAF, Albertine Book Store, IFC Center…). French Cinemathèque and Ciné-Club are monthly events.

Promising Young Directors

Meet rising young Filmmakers

Meet rising young Filmmakers

Alliance with the Film Festival of Angoulême and Cinémania Film Festival

Panels / Round Tables / Q&A

In-Depth Conversations Around Movies

In-Depth Conversations Around Movies

With directors & actors

Short Films

Short animated films

Short animated films

Selection from various Festivals

FOCUS on a French-Speaking country

Canada

Canada

Tribute to Québec

Masterclasses & workshops

On campus

On campus

For students in Middle School, High School & College

Film Critic Contest

Become a Film Critic

Become a Film Critic

Screening in Schools

In Schools

In Schools

For students in New York/Tri-State Area

Additional Screenings

Special Screenings

Special Screenings

Evening @ Avon Theatre

Evening @ Avon Theatre

Evening @ Avon Theatre

Screening and Q&A,
preceded by “ Cocktails and Amuse-Bouches”

Evening @ FIAF

Evening @ FIAF

Evening @ FIAF

Special Screening & After-Party

Special Screening @ The United Nations

Special Screening @ The UN

Special Screening @ The UN

Screening + Panel discussion

Greenwich Opening Night & Gourmet Cocktail

Greenwich Opening Night & Gourmet Cocktail

Greenwich Opening Night & Gourmet Cocktail

A wonderful evening in Greenwich, CT to quick off the festival week-end

Internships, Volunteering

Join the Team

Join the Team

Focus on French Cinema offers many enriching opportunities

Evening @ LFNY (New)

Evening @ LFNY

Evening @ LFNY

Screening for parents at Le Lycée Français de New York (LFNY)

French Cinemathèque

A French film every month

A French film every month

In partnership with Alliance Française de Greenwich & Avon Theatre Film Center in Stamford, CT
A true movie lover's absolute must

Ciné-Club

Every last Thursday of the month

Every last Thursday of the month

At the Byram Shubert Library in Greenwich, CT