This year, the 21st edition of the New Orleans French Film Festival will kick off earlier than usual, beginning on February 23 and running through March 1, 2018, and will spotlight 17 feature films, 5 shorts, a retrospective of the magnificent Agnès Varda
Catch the Wind (Prendre le large) (2017)
NAME OF FILM: CATCH THE WIND
DIRECTOR(S): Gael Morel
STARRING: Sandrine Bonnaire
GENRE: Drama Film
SYNOPSIS: Edith, a 45-year-old textile factory worker, sees her life turned upside down by the company’s downsizing measures. Estranged from her son and without any other ties—and desperate to avoid unemployment—she decides to leave her life behind and follow the factory which has been relocated in Morocco. What follows is a revelatory story of immigration told from a new perspective, as Edith leaves France in search of opportunities in Northern Africa.
The 12th Rome Film Fest has unveiled its Official Selection Lineup, which includes some of the most buzzed about films.
Films by Angelina Jolie, George Clooney Among Gala + Special Presentation Films for Toronto Film Festival
The Toronto International Film Festival today unveiled the first round of titles premiering in the Gala and Special Presentations programs of the 42nd edition of the festival, taking place from September 7 to 17, 2017.