New French Shorts (2020)
NOW AVAILABLE TO STREAM AT HOME!
This is an arthouse theatrical exclusive, not available on other streaming platforms.
PS… ignore the showtimes at right. We have to put something in there to make this show up on our home page! – TT Team
This annual presentation is a feature-length program of delightful, funny, charming, provocative, festival-favorite Gallic shorts curated by UniFrance and the Cultural Services of the French Embassy for their Young French Cinema program.
The 2020 selections include:
BAHMED’S SONG (Le chant d’Ahmed) 30 min
Director: Foued Mansour
Winner of Bridging the Borders Award at the Palm Springs International ShortFest 2019
SHEEP, WOLF, AND A CUP OF TEA (Moutons, loup et tasse de thé) 12min
Director: Marion Lacourt
Official selection: 2019 Locarno Film Festival
TUESDAY FROM 8 TO 6 (Mardi de 8 à 18) 26 min
Director: Cecilia de Arce
Official selection: 2019 Cannes Critics Week
THE DISTANCE BETWEEN US AND THE SKY (La distance entre nous et le ciel) 9 min
Director: Vasilis Kekatos
Winner of Short Film Palme d’Or and Queer Palme at Cannes 2019
THE TEARS THING, (Le coup des larmes) 25 min
Director: Clémence Poésy
Official selection: 2019 Venice Film Festival
MAGNETIC HARVEST, (La traction de pôles) 24 min
Director: Marine Levéel
THE GLORIOUS ACCEPTANCE SPEECH OF NICOLAS CHAUVIN (Le discours d’acceptation glorieux de Nicolas Chauvin) 26 min
Director: Benjamin Crotty
Official selection: 2018 New York Film Festival | Winner of Mantarraya Award
French w. English subtitles
After your purchase you can watch the New French Shorts 2020 for five days on your computer, phone, or tablet, or cast to your Google Chromecast or Smart TV. You can also download the Kino Now app for Roku or Apple TV (requires tvOS 9.0 or later) and watch the film there.
The film’s distributor, Kino Lorber, will be splitting the revenue with Tampa Theatre, 50/50. Please note that this arrangement, in these unprecedented times, means that we are unable to offer Member pricing for virtual screenings. Thanks for your understanding, and THANK YOU FOR CONTINUING TO SUPPORT TAMPA THEATRE!