Until February 16, movie fans around the world can watch over 20 movies at the MyFrenchFilmFestival, the first online French film festival. In Romania, the movies will be screened on the myfrenchfilmfestival.com online platform and through Orange TV Go.
10 feature films and 10 short films, subtitled in 13 languages, will compete online for a month. Besides the filmes made in France, the selection includes two Belgian movies, a heritage film and two Canadian productions in French. In Romania, they are subtitled and can be accessed free of charge on the tvgo.orange.ro or in the Orange TV Go application, the data traffic being charged according to the Internet service used.
All movies in the festival will be available for a month in 13 languages (Arab, Bulgarian, Chinese, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish and Turkish). The last year’s edition of the festival exceeded the organizers’ expectations. The movies were watched from 205 different territories, the short films and feature films having had four million views throughout a month.
The 10 feature movies in the 2015 competition are: Comment j’ai détesté les maths by Olivier Peyon, Eastern Boys by Robin Campillo, L’Étrange Couleur des larmes de ton corps (Belgia) by Hélène Cattet and Bruno Forzani, Les Gazelles de Mona Achache Hippocrate by Thomas Lilti, Tirez la langue mademoiselle by Axelle Ropert, Tristesse club by Vincent Mariette, Une place sur la terre by Fabienne Godet, Respire by Mélanie Laurent, Vandal by Hélier Cisterne.
The 10 short movies in the competition are: Aïssa, Clément Tréhin-Lalanne Dip N’ Dance, Hugo Cierzniak Extrasystole, Alice Douard Guy Moquet, Demis Herenger La Bûche de Noël (Belgia), Stéphane Aubier, Vincent Patar La Virée à Paname, Carine May, Hakim Zouhani Le Retour, Yohann Kouam Les Insouciants, Louise de Prémonville Molii, Hakim Zouhani, Yassine Qnia, Carine May, Mourad Boudaoud Shadow, Lorenzo Recio.
Off competition films: Plein Soleil by René Clément (heritage film, restored version), Quelqu’un d’extraordinaire, Monia Chokri (Québec), Chasse au Godard by Abbittibbi, Éric Morin (Québec) C’est dur d’être aimé par des cons de Daniel Leconte.
The jury of the competition is chaired by Michel Gondry, Joachim Lafosse (Belgium), Nadav Lapid (Israel) and Abderrahmane Sissako (Mauritania).
Watch below the festival trailer: