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The 22nd French Film Festival Continues!

French Film Festival | New Orleans Film Society

22nd Annual French Film Festival: February 15 – 21, 2019


The 22nd New Orleans French Film Festival, one of the longest running foreign language festivals in the country, showcases excellence in contemporary and classic francophone Cinema for audiences of about 4,000 at the Prytania Theatre, the oldest single-screen movie house operating in Louisiana.

Live music and lectures will accompany a curated selection of French, French language films and a program of short films. On opening night, prior to the opening film, join a dedicated audience of Francophiles, cinephiles, sponsors, and patrons for at an invite-only Patron Party and is exclusively for French Film Festival Patron Pass holders and members of the New Orleans Film Society’s Producer’s Circle and Executive Producer’s Circle.

Passes are available now, go to the Passes and Tickets page on the left hand bar to get yours!

Individual tickets will go on sale on January 29th for the New Orleans Film Society members and #FFF2019 passholders, and on February 5th for the public.

All films will be screened with English subtitles.

Let your friends know you’re joining the festival on our Facebook event page.

All screenings, music, and lectures will take place at the Prytania Theatre, 5339 Prytania St, New Orleans.

Free parking on street around the theater.
Public transit three blocks from the streetcar stop on St. Charles and Jefferson (green line), six blocks from the bus stop on Magazine and Jefferson (line 11).
ADA accessibility

If you are interested in volunteering during the French Film Festival, please let us know by signing up here.