Damien Chazelle given Carte Blanche to present influential French film.
The documentary festival is also launching a fifth competition strand at its 2017 edition.
European premiere of animated musical Torrey Pines among festival highlights.
The Franco-German Film Meetings event will be taking place at a festival for the first time.
Upcoming films by Babak Jalali, Kaouther Ben Hania and Bassem among the 34 projects due to attend this year.