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Films on the Green 2021

July 28, 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm

Presented by the French Embassy, FACE Foundation and NYC Parks.

The festival’s 13th edition of Films on the Green includes eight films and a recorded concert and is centered on the theme of “Music & Cinema.” From July 9 to 30, Films on the Green is bringing a world music tour to the New York City area with our free screenings in four different Manhattan parks* and online** for the first time!

Film in French with English subtitles
FREE and open to the public
More information here

July 9 LA BOUM (The Party)
Directed by Claude Pinoteau, 1980, PG, 1h55, France
With Sophie Marceau, Claude Brasseur, Brigitte Fossey
Music by Vladimir Cosma

July 12 ELEVATOR TO THE GALLOWS (Ascenceur pour l’échafaud)
Directed by Louis Malle, 1958, 1h32, France
With Jeanne Moreau, Maurice Ronet, Jean Wall
Music by Miles Davis

July 16 INTERSTELLA 5555: THE 5TORY OF THE 5ECRET 5TAR 5YSTEM
Directed by Daisuke Nishio, Hirotoshi Rissen, Leiji Matsumoto, Kazuhisa Takenouchi, 2003, 1h08, France-Japan
Music by Daft Punk, Thomas Bangalter, Guy-Manuel De Homem-Christo

July 19 CHAVELA
Directed by Catherine Gund and Daresha Kyi, 2017, 1h33, Mexico-Spain-USA
With Sophie Marceau, Claude Brasseur, Brigitte Fossey

July 21 AKOUNAK TEDALAT TAHA TAZOUGHAI (Rain the Color of Blue with a Little Red in It)
Directed by Christopher Kirkley, 2015, 1h15, Niger
Music by Mdou Moctar

July 23 SATIN ROUGE
Directed by Raja Amari, 2002, 1h31, France-Tunisia
With Hiam Abbass, Hend El Fahem, Maher Kamoun
Music by Nawfel El Manaa

July 26 LES AMAZONES D’AFRIQUE | CONCERT AT LA PHILARMONIE DE PARIS
Directed by Stéphane Jourdain and Guillaume Dero, 2017, 52 min
Lineup: Amnaté Danté, Babani Koné, Doctor L, Joseph Palmer, Kandia Kouyaté, Llorenç Barcelo Rives, Mamadou Diakité, Mamani Keita, Maria Doumbia, Maria Koné, Rokia Koné

July 28 VENGO
Directed by Tony Gatlif, 2000, 1h30, France-SPain-Germany-Japan
With Antonio Canales, Antonio Pérez Dechent
Music by Tomatito, Sheikh Ahmad Al Tuni, La Caita, Gritos de Guerra, Remedios Silva Pisa, La Paquera de Jerez

July 30 BLACK ORPHEUS
Directed by Marcel Camus, 1959, PG, 1h47, France-Brazil-Italy
With Breno Mello, Marpessa Dawn, Lourdes de Oliveira
Music by Antonio Carlos Jobim and Luiz Bonfá

Details

Date:
July 28
Time:
8:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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