My French Film Festival kicks off online

For French cinema fans around the world, many of whom are regular visitors to this blog, there is now a treat in store with the start of the sixth edition of the online festival dedicated to French film.  This year’s myfrenchfilmfestival.com sees 10 feature films and 10 short films, subtitled into numerous languages, competing for…

Top 10 French films of 2015

      As 2016 gets underway, it’s never too late to look back at the best of French cinema in 2015. Here is French Cinema Review’s Top 10 French films of 2015. It’s a list of my personal favourites. Feel free to let me know those French films you most enjoyed in 2015. Asphalte…

Un Peu, Beaucoup, Aveuglément (Blind Date) – Clovis Cornillac

Un Peu, Beaucoup, Aveuglément directed by and starring the multi-talented Cornillac in the lead role was the deserving winner of the Audience award at last month’s COLCOA French film festival in Los Angeles. It’s a romantic comedy with a dark, distinctly Gallic flavour which has an old-fashioned feel while dealing with a distinctly modern theme –…