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2017 FILM GUIDE

SHOWING 8 RESULTS | FILMS FROM FRANCE
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ALTERATION

  • Section: Virtual Arcade
  • Release Year: 2017
  • Runtime: 18 minutes
  • Created By: Jérome Blanquet
  • Country: France
Alexandro volunteers for an experiment carried out to study dreams in this poetic trip into the future. He can’t imagine that he will be subjected to the intrusion of Elsa, a form of Artificial Intelligence who aims to digitize his subconscious in order to feed off of it. She’s a vampire…bit by megabit. | Read More
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ICE MOTHER

  • Section: International Narrative Competition
  • Release Year: 2017
  • Runtime: 106 minutes
  • Directed By: Bohdan Sláma
  • Country: France, Slovakia
Hana lives alone in a big villa with only weekly visits from her two belligerent sons and their families to look forward to. While on a stroll with her grandson one day, she rescues Brona, an elderly ice swimmer with a hen for a best friend, from drowning. This encounter invigorates Hana, introducing her to a new hobby and unexpected romance. | Read More
Drama
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LA BELLE ET LA BêTE | THE PHILIP GLASS ENSEMBLE

  • Section: Retrospective Special Screenings
  • Release Year: 1942
  • Runtime: 93 minutes
  • Directed By: Jean Cocteau
  • Country: France
One of the most celebrated and unique works in Philip Glass's recent career is his live interpretation of Jean Cocteau's masterpiece La Belle et la Bête. Not staged in New York City in over two decades, this special production is presented by The Town Hall and Tribeca in association with Pomegranate Arts, and features a Conversation with Philip Glass prior to the film. | Read More
Drama, Music
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ROCK'N ROLL

  • Section: Spotlight Narrative
  • Release Year: 2017
  • Runtime: 123 minutes
  • Directed By: Guillaume Canet
  • Country: France
Real-life couple Guillaume Canet and Marion Cotillard play themselves in this satirical comedy about a couple dealing with aging in the limelight. After Guillaume gets told by a co-star that he’s just not that cool anymore, he goes to increasingly extreme lengths to prove her wrong, putting his happy domestic life to the test. | Read More
Comedy, Music
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SERGEANT JAMES

  • Section: Virtual Arcade
  • Release Year: 2017
  • Runtime: 7 minutes
  • Created By: Alexandre Perez
  • Country: France
It’s Leo’s bedtime, but he thinks there is something under his bed. Is it just the harmless imagination of a young boy, or something more sinister? Is it…you? From director Alexandre Perez, Sergeant James recaptures the innocence of youth, the wonder of the unknown, the folly of fear and the terrifying possibility that things are far creepier than they seem. | Read More
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SON OF SOFIA

  • Section: International Narrative Competition
  • Release Year: 2017
  • Runtime: 111 minutes
  • Directed By: Elina Psykou
  • Country: France, Greece, Bulgaria
Set during the 2004 Summer Olympic Games, 11-year-old Misha is travelling from Russia to live with his mother in Athens in the home of an elderly Greek man she works for. When he learns this man is actually his new father, Misha runs away but doesn’t have the stomach for life on the streets. Returning to his new home, he clings to the stories he grew up with, melding them with reality to create a dark urban fairytale. | Read More
Drama, Female Director(s), Female Screenwriter(s)
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THIRST STREET

  • Section: US Narrative Competition
  • Release Year: 2017
  • Runtime: 82 minutes
  • Directed By: Nathan Silver
  • Country: USA, France
There’s a fine line between lust and obsession—and for flight attendant Gina (Lindsay Burdge), that line is often difficult to see. Grieving over a lover’s suicide, Gina loses her grip on reality after falling for a suave Parisian bartender. Tribeca alum Nathan Silver (Actor Martinez) takes cues from ‘70s Euro erotic psychodramas in this gorgeously retro and piercingly intimate look at one-sided love. | Read More
Drama, Action, Comedy, New York, TFF Alumni
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UNREST

  • Section: Virtual Arcade
  • Release Year: 2017
  • Runtime: 10 minutes
  • Created By: Amaury La Burthe and Jennifer Brea
  • Country: USA, U.K., France
Unrest allows audiences to access the world of chronic illness and disability in an exploratory, user-led experience. Based on the documentary film of the same name, the project draws upon sensory meditations on pain, fatigue, and neurosensory symptoms. The public is brought into a visceral personal experience of a hard-to-understand condition. | Read More

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