The new restoration of Julien Duvivier's long unseen PANIQUE, starring Michel Simon and Viviane Romance and based on a novel by crime titan Georges Simenon, opens Friday, May 5 at Laemmle's Royal!
The COLCOA French Film Festival will feature Leos Carax's The Lovers on the Bridge, presented by Oscar-winning director Damien Chazelle (La La Land), and Jean-Pierre Melville's Le Cercle Rouge at this year's festival in Los Angeles.
2017 is legendary director Jean-Pierre Melville's centennial year and theatres around the country are paying tribute, starting with New York's Film Forum! Their Melville series, featuring such titles as Army of Shadows, Le Doulos, Le Cercle Rouge, Bob Le Flambeur, and Un Flic, starts Friday, April 28 and ends Thursday, May 11.
The new 4K digital restoration of the full director's cut of Jean-Pierre Melville's Léon Morin, Priest, starring Jean-Paul Belmondo and Emmanuelle Riva, opens Friday, May 12 at New York's Film Forum, capping off their two-week Melville centennial celebration.