Following the success of 2018 edition of Le French May Cinema programme, the 2019 edition will take place from 29 May to 11 June at the Broadway Cinematheque and AMC Pacific Place.
Organized by Alliance Française de Hong Kong with the support of the Consulate General of France in Hong Kong and Macao, the programme will invite the Hong Kong audience to embark on a new artistic journey through French Cinema celebrating the present and the rich history of French cinema and featuring new releases and rarely screened classics.
Le French May Cinema Programme entitled “Love, Passion, and Glamour” will explore the maelstrom of human feelings. “Love, Passion, and Glamour” will bring a selection of ten movies among the last best released and the classic repertoire such as Belle de Jour by Jean Cocteau, Les Parapluies de Cherbourg by Jacques Demy, Un homme et une femme by Claude Lelouch, Les Amants du Pont Neuf by Léo Carax, Ma nuit chez Maud by Eric Rohmer, La Femme d’à côté by François Truffaut, Swimming Pool by François Ozon, Amour by Michael Haneke, La Vie d’Adèle by Abdellatif Kechiche , as well as a few newly released 2019 movies.
Established in 1953, Alliance Française de Hong Kong a self-financing, non-profit-making association run by a committee formed by local personalities. AFHK have been dedicated to foster French language and culture in the spirit of multicultural dialogue in Hong Kong.