The 2011 IFI French Film Festival will bring the very best of French cinema to Dublin with a sumptuous line-up featuring work from the Dardenne brothers, Catherine Deneuve, Christophe Honoré and Abdellatif Kechiche, and buzzing with special guests including glamorous leading-lady Sandrine Kiberlain, leading director Claude Miller and veteran character actor Jean-Pierre Darroussin.
The IFI French Film Festival returns for twelve days this November with a fantastic programme bringing you the best of new French cinema, and a chance to rediscover the work of some of its greats. A look beyond the highlights reveals a rich and extensive programme featuring 21 Irish premieres and many of the standout films from this year’s Cannes and Venice film festivals. The Festival is also proud to present a host of special guests introducing and discussing their work, new talents with a strand of directorial debuts, and a retrospective look at the Prix Jean Vigo’s sixty years of rewarding imaginative filmmakers.
The Festival kicks off with the Gala Opening screening of The Bird