Blog - Cinema
Death of Veteran French cinema Icon Jean RochefortTV5MONDE , Tue. 10 Oct
Funny, touching, moving, César-winning...words that encompass and pay tribute to the life and long career of great French cinema icon Jean Rochefort who died on Monday 9 October at the age of 87.
Isabelle Huppert retrospective this SeptemberTV5MONDE , Mon. 21 Aug
2017 has been a successful year for actress Isabelle Huppert. Her role in Paul Verhoeven's film 'Elle' earned her the César for Best Actress, a Golden Globe and an Oscar nomination. The film premiered at the Cannes Film Festival in May 2017. To celebrate we are offering a selection of her greatest films showing Sunday evenings starting 27th August. So enjoy or re-discover some of the career-defining films of this world famous French cinema icon – Isabelle Huppert.
Odessa International Film Festival 14-22 July 2017TV5MONDE , Thu. 6 Jul
It’s Film Festival time in the Ukraine with the Odessa Film Festival from 14th – 22nd July. The Odessa Film Festival is one of the biggest festivals in Eastern Europe and is held in the cinema capital of Ukraine – Odessa. The first festival started in 2010 and now with nine days of exclusive film premieres, events, director workshops and more is now firmly on the world film map – read on to find out more
TV5MONDE celebrates Québec cinemaTV5MONDE , Fri. 2 Jun
On the occasion of the Québec Cinéma Gala, TV5MONDE will host a special Québec evening starting with film Paul à Québec, followed by the Gala.
2017 Cannes Film Festival - the official selectionTV5MONDE , Thu. 4 May
The Festival's Artistic Director, Thierry Frémaux, and the president, Pierre Lescure, announced on Thursday 13th April the 49 films, from 29 different countries, in Official Selection in Cannes this year. Eighteen films are in competition (vying for the Palme d'Or). Amongst the other categories of films presented, fifteen are in the running for Un Certain Regard, and three are in the Out of Competition category.
2017 Cannes Film Festival - enjoy our Cannes film selection this month on TV5MONDETV5MONDE , Thu. 4 May
In May for the occasion of the 70th Cannes Film Festival, come and discover the crème de la crème of cinema through exclusive interviews live from La Croisette! Award-winning films, documentaries and homages to past cinema stars, a red carpet month to celebrate cinema in style.
TV5MONDE celebrates Swiss cinemaTV5MONDE , Wed. 29 Mar
On 24th March this year the Prix du Cinéma Suisse awards ceremony was held in Geneva. To mark the occasion, TV5MONDE has prepared a special Swiss Cinema evening, with the documentary film Hiver Nomade showing at 8pm* followed by the best highlights from the awards ceremony at 9:30pm*
* All times are London time GMT +2.
An evening of Belgian cinema on TV5MONDETV5MONDE , Tue. 7 FebThis Thursday 9th Feb at 8pm (GMT) chill in with the film L'Iceberg. Following the film at 9:30pm, re-live the 2017 Magritte film awards ceremony which singles out the best in Belgian cinema from 2016.
French cinema at the 2017 OscarsTV5MONDE , Mon. 6 Feb
French cinema is well represented in the upcoming 89th Oscars to be held on 26th Feb in Los Angeles with 8 films produced or co-produced by France.
Enjoy some quality sofa and film time this December...TV5MONDE , Mon. 5 DecDecember is a great month to cuddle up with a loved one (or cat / dog) for a good film. TV5MONDE has a great selection of films for the whole family this month, click for more info...
"The ability to laugh out loud is proof of an excellent soul" (Jean Cocteau)
The 3rd edition of the "Oh là là" Comedy Festival produced by Eden Cinema will take place from 16th November to 5th December in art-house cinemas in Tel-Aviv, Jerusalem, Haifa, Sderot, Roch Pina, Globus Ashdod, Beit a Tarbut Savyion , Yad Lebanim Raanana, at the Cinema Kochav of Ramat Asharon and throughout the Yes Planet network.
Watch the trailer here
The 25th French Film Festival UK offers a rich programme of films to enjoy, involving leading independent cinemas around the country from Glasgow and Edinburgh to London, from Inverness to Dundee and Belfast, from Warwick and Leicester to Chichester and Bristol, plus many more places in between watch the crème de la crème of contemporary and classic French-speaking cinema from 2 Nov to 17 Dec 2017. See what's on where here