St Louis Classic French Film Festival

The 11th Annual Robert Classic French Film Festival — Introduced by TV5MONDE and Created by Cinema St. Louis — celebrates St. Louis’ Gallic heritage and France’s cinematic Heritage.

The featured films span the years from the 1930s through the 1990s, offering a revealing overview of French cinema.

The festival yearly comprises important restorations, also this season features seven these functions: Pierre Schoendoerffer”The 317th Platoon,” Marcel Pagnol’s”The Baker’s Wife,” Olivier Assayas'”Cold Water,” Jacques Becker’s”The Hole,” Jacques Rivette’s”The Nun,” Agnés Varda’s”One Sings, the Other Doesn’t,” and Diane Kurys'”Peppermint Soda.”

The program is rounded out by Robert Bresson’s final film,”L’argent,” and 2 1969 movies celebrating their 50th anniversaries: Luis Buñuel’s”The Milky Way” along with Eric Rohmer’s”My Night at Maud’s.”

Every app features introductions and talks by French or film scholars and critics. The talks will put the functions in the contexts of the French and film background and supply close evaluations. Tickets for all shows are available today through Brown Paper Tickets.

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