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

Evening @ LFNY (New)

Evening @ LFNY

Evening @ LFNY

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

Internships, Volunteering

Join the Team

Join the Team

Focus on French Cinema offers many enriching opportunities

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

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