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"Skoonheid" selected for 64th Cannes International Film festival

"Skoonheid", the first official franco-South African coproduction under the cinema coproduction treaty signed last year, has been invited to compete at the prestigious and glamourous Cannes Film festival, which will take place from the 11th to the 22nd of May. This film is the second long feature of Oliver Hermanus, a talented South African filmmaker of only 27 years old. Oliver, who attended the Cinefondation in 2009, was recently involved in 1st edition of the Festival du Film Français as guest curator.

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    French film Les Misérables to premiere at the European Film Festival

    The French Institute of South Africa is pleased to announce that Les Misérables, which won the Jury Prize at the Cannes Film Festival, will be opening the European Film Festival on Friday 29 November. The film won Best International Feature Film at the Durban International Film Festival in July.… Read more
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    MyFrenchFilmFestival.com - 9th edition

    MyFrenchFilmFestival 9th edition18 January – 18 February 2019 All of you French film lovers out there, the wait is finally over! MyFrenchFilmFestival, the world's first online French film festival, is back from 18 January to 18 February 2019. For a whole month, enjoy a selection of the best French… Read more
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    39th Durban International Film Festival - The French films programme

    DISCOVER THE FRENCH FILMS OF THE 39TH DURBAN INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL For its 39th edition, the Durban International Film Festival will screen 185 films of all genres from July 19 to 29, 2018. At the heart of this year's programming are current international issues, with particular emphasis on… Read more

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