The 15th Annual French Film Festival

00:00 July 31, 2012
By: David Vicari

Catch the 15th Annual New Orleans French Film Festival at the Prytania Theatre (5339 Prytania St.) from Aug. 10 - 15, 012. Presented by the New Orleans Film Society and the Consulat General de France a la Nouvelle-Orleans. Tickets are $10 for NOFS members and $11 general admission.

Here are a few of the films that are scheduled to be shown:

Children of Paradise (Les Enfants du Paradis) (1945)- Marcel Carné's witty yet tragic masterpiece about a woman (Arletty) loved by four men.

Beloved (Les Bien- Aimes) (2011) - The lovely Catherine Deneuve and her real life daughter, Chiara Mastroianni, star in this romantic musical about and mother and daughter's misadventures of the heart.

Elles (2011) - Juliette Binoche plays a journalist researching an article about student prostitution for the French edition of ELLE magazine.

A Burning Hot Summer (Un été Brûlant) (2011) - A marriage hits rock bottom in the film by Philippe Garrel (Regular Lovers).

For a complete schedule of films playing during the 15th Annual New Orleans Film Festival ,visit www.neworleansfilmsociety. org.Tickets are on sale now at the Prytania box office and online at theprytania.com.

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