Francofilm festival in Rome

French-language movies will return to the Italian capital Rome with the Francofilm fest. Scheduled on March 14-21, the fifth edition of the event organized by the Institut Francais-Centre Saint-Louis will feature 11 films from Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada/Quebec, France, Lebanon, Luxembourg, Morocco, Romania, Senegal, Switzerland and Tunisia.

The week-long festival will debut a number of films and include a concert as well as talks with filmmakers. Competitors will vie for an award granted by the public, one by the jury and a special mention from the jury.

Organized in cooperation with the embassies representing member countries of the International Francophone Organization, the screenings are free.

 


 

franco 260FRIDAY 14/03

19.30 CONCERT - ÉLÉPHANT

21.00 IZTOCHNI PIESI (Eastern playst) by Kamen Kalev, BULGARIA, 2009, 83 min

SATURDAY 15/03

17.00 MOBILE HOME by François Pirot, LUXEMBOURG, 2012, 93 min

21.00 LES CHEVAUX DE DIEU by Nabil Ayouch, MOROCCO, 2013, 115 min

MONDAY 17/03

19.00 CAMION by Rafaël Ouellet, CANADA - QUEBEC, 2012, 95 min

21.00 MILLEFEUILLE by Nouri Bouzid, TUNISIA, 2013, 105 min

TUESDAY 18/03

19.00 CYANURE by Séverine Cornamusaz, SWITZERLAND, 2012, 105 min

21.00 LES GÉANTS by Bouli Lanners, BELGIUM, 2011, 84 min

WEDNESDAY 19/03

17.00 ASFOURI by Fouad Alaywan, LEBANON, 2013, 95 min

21.00 LA PIROGUE by Moussa Touré, SENEGAL, 2012, 87 min

THURSDAY 20/03

19.00 SPORT DE FILLES by Patricia Mazuy, FRANCE, 2012, 101 min

21.00 EU CAND VREAU SA FLUIER, FLUIER (If I want to whistle, I whistle) by Florin Serban, ROMANIA, 2010, 94 min

FRIDAY 21/03

19.30 AWARD CEREMONY and PROJECTION

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

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