An innocent date in the park turns sinister in this burnished experimental gem from French director Damien Manivel.
Director Eugène Green mixes absurdism and sincerity in this tragidrama starring Mathieu Amalric.
Released 50 years ago, this understated and underloved drama is deserving of a reappraisal.
Rooney Mara, Adam Driver and Rihanna are on board, and pop duo Sparks are supplying the music.
A captivating Parisian gay love story with lashings of steamy sex.
The always exceptional Mathieu Amalric directs and stars in this compelling literary noir.
There’s shades of Lars von Trier in this exquisitely crafted period piece from director Stéphane Brizé.
François Ozon returns with a full-bodied tale of stunted romance and the pained legacy of warfare.
Director Mia Hansen-Løve delivers something wonderful and somewhat unexpected – a film about cats.
A film in which Isabelle Huppert and Gérard Depardieu play fictional versions of themselves should’ve been better.
The hilarity of being a short person is leveraged in this very silly, single-note French rom-com.
Director Damien Chazelle has admitted this ’60s classic is a key influence on his forthcoming musical.
This ultra conventional lesbian melodrama from French director Catherine Corsini shows that going through the motions still has its pleasures.
Catherine Corsini’s new film carries the torch for Agnès Varda’s feminist musical.
The French writer/director on the non-diversity casting of her intimate ‘modern love story’.
By Sophie Yapp
This visually lustrous animated adventure film is hamstrung by its simplistic central story.
Hot sex and cold moralising come together in this strange examination of how French teens spend their downtime.