Thefirst Renault French Film Festival will be presented at nine
Thisfestival combines two previous events, the French Film Festival
Thereare seven films selected for London gala screenings: Olivier Marchal's 36 Quai des Orfevres, Olivier Duscatel and Jacques Martineau's Cockles & Muscles; Danis Tanovic's Hell, DominikMoll's Lemming, Cedric Klapisch's RussianDolls, François Ozon's Time to Leave, and Valerie Lemercier's Palais Royal!
ThePanorama section of the festival will show films by established directors,including Yves Angelo's Grey Souls, PhilippeGarrel's RegularLovers,
Thediscovery section will feature new talent, with films including Xavier Giannoli's AnAdventure, Antony Cordier'sCold Showers, and
Thefestival's Bertrand Tavernier retrospective will present 11 films including hislatest Holy Lola. Tavernier will alsoconduct masterclasses open to the public.
Thefestival's honorary patron is Sylvain Chomet, whocreated
TheFrench Film Festival UK, Institut françaisdu Royaume-Uni and UniFrance are organizing, with sponsors including Renault, Cineworld Cinemas, Alliance française,Total, Scottish Screen, core cinemas Edinburgh Filmhouse,Glasgow Film Theatre, and London Cine Lumière.
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