The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has unveiled its shortlist of 20 short films that are now contenders to be nominated for the 2016 Oscars for Best Live Action and Best Animated Short Film. Two French-initiated films feature in the list.
Two French short films in the running for the 2016 Oscars
Make a date for the 15th Berlin French Film Week
For the 15th year running, the German capital, in association with UniFrance films, will celebrate French cinema at the 2015 Berlin French Film Week, which promises to be packed with events and special guests, to be held from December 9 through 15, 2015.
Deniz Gamze Ergüven features among Variety's "10 Directors to Watch"
The Franco-Turkish director gains added international recognition with her inclusion in the American magazine's list of leading figures in the international filmmaking scene.
Mustang and Maryland honored at AFI FEST
30 films showcased at the French Cinepanorama in Hong Kong
Thirty films presented in eight theaters over three weeks: that sums up the 44th Hong Kong French Cinepanorama, which will be held from November 18 through December 10, 2015.
French films and Japanese audiences at the Tokyo Film Festival
As enthusiastic as ever for French films, Japanese moviegoers gave a warm welcome to the three French films presented at the Tokyo International Film Festival.