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Persepolis (2007) - animation
Poignant coming-of-age story of a precocious and outspoken young Iranian girl that begins during the Islamic Revolution.
 12625h 0r
Taxi 3 (2003) - action
A gang of thieves calling themselves the Santa Claus Gang are wreaking havoc, and the police can't keep up. Police Captain Gilbert is distracted by a Chinese reporter writing a story on his squad, detective Emilien's wife has just announced that she's pregnant, and taxi driver Daniel is in the midst of a relationship crisis. After a string of mistakes in which the thieves outsmart the police time and time again with a reporter there to record it all, Daniel and his super-taxi pitch in.
 12217h 0r
Le hasard fait bien les choses (2002) - comedy
aka: As Luck Would Have It
Teacher watches his life become upside down after Justice appoints him as tutor of a troubled kid.
 5550h 0r
Inju: The Beast in the Shadow (2008) - mystery / thriller
aka: Inju, aka: Inju, la bête dans l'ombre
After arriving in Japan to promote his latest novel, Alex Fayard encounters Tamao, a geisha. When Alex accepts to help her deal with the death threat an ex-lover has out on her head, he finds himself face to face with Shundei Oe, the author of thrillers of which he is the French specialist. From then on, he is plunged into a world of mystery and perversity, following the traces of a man bent on revenge.
 8292h 0r
La reine soleil (2007) - animation
How Akhesa, fourteen year-old daughter of Egyptian pharaoh Akhenaton and queen Nefertiti, became queen of Egypt and wife of Toutankhamon.
 3172h 0r
The Wedding Song (2008) - drama
The Nazi occupation of Tunisia strains the bonds of friendship between a Muslim woman and a Sephardic Jewess who are both preparing for their marriages.
 7544h 0r
Lila Says (2005) - crime / drama / romance
aka: Lila dit ça
Lila Says tells the story of a quiet young poet named Chimo (Mohammed Khouas) who develops a crush on the pretty, blond Lila (Vahina Giocante), a girl who recently moved into his Arab ghetto with her aunt. When the leader of a rival gang also falls for Lila, the ensuing love triangle sets off a chain of devastating events.
 9615h 0r
Parlez-moi de la pluie (2008) - comedy
aka: Let It Rain
Agnes Jaoui plays a local political candidate Agathe Villanova, who returns to her childhood home in the south of France in order to help her sister Florence (Pascale Arbillot) sort through their recently deceased mother's belongings. While she's there, the son (Jamel Debbouze as Karim) of family maid (Mimouna Hadji) takes advantage of her presence and attempts to interview her as part of a documentary about successful women that he's undertaken with his film school teacher, Michel (co-writer Jean-Pierre Bacri). However, Michel's intentions aren't quite what they seem, as he's having an affair with Florence and hoping to persuade her to leave her husband. Meanwhile, Karim finds his own marriage threatened when his attractive hotel co-worker (Florence Loiret-Caille) declares an interest in him.
 5418h 0r
Le silence de la Mer (1949) - drama / romance / war
Le silence de la Mer: In a small town in occupied France in 1941, the German officer, Werner Von Ebrennac is billeted in the house of the uncle and his niece. The uncle and niece refuse to speak to him, but each evening the officer warms himself by the fire and talks of his country, his music, and his idealistic views of the relationship between France and Germany. That is, until he visits Paris and discovers what is really going on ...
 4346h 0r
Cowboy Angels (2006) - drama
Paris, La Chapelle neighborhood in the 18th arrondissement. Eleven-year-old Pablo coldly puts up with his mother's messy life. Abandoned for the umpteenth time, he decides to set out to find his Spanish father. He hires Louis, a poker player who has met with hard times and to whom he has become mysteriously attached. But his father turns out to be just an illusion...
 3422h 0r
Seul contre tous (1998) - crime
aka: I Stand Alone
The Butcher (known from Noe's short film Carne) has done some time in jail after beating up the guy who tried to seduce his teenage mentally-handicapped daughter. Now he wants to start a new life. He leaves his daughter in an institution and moves to Lille suburbs with his mistress. She promised him a new butcher shop. She lied. The butcher decides to go back to Paris and find his daughter.
 7055h 0r
Les aventures extraordinaires d'Adèle Blanc-Sec (2010) - adventure / action / mystery / drama
aka: The Extraordinary Adventures Of Adèle Blanc-sec
An adventure set in the early party of the 20th century and focused on a popular novelist and her dealings with would-be suitors, the cops, monsters, and other distractions.
 12925h 0r
Chacun cherche son chat (1996) - comedy / romance
Chloe, a young woman, is going on holidays. She entrusts her beloved cat to Madame Renée's care. But one day Madame Renée (an old lady of the neighborhood) can not find the cat. Chloe starts searching the neighborhood... This is the pretext for the exploration of a quarter of Paris and his inhabitants.
 4347h 0r
Paris, je t'aime (2007) - romance / drama
Paris, je t'aime is a 2007 film starring an ensemble cast of American, British and French movie actors. The title means "Paris, I love you". The two-hour film consists of eighteen short films set in different arrondissements. The 21 directors include Walter Salles, Alfonso Cuarón, Tom Tykwer, Gus Van Sant, Wes Craven, Alexander Payne, Gurinder Chadha and Joel and Ethan Coen.

The film premiered at the Cannes Film Festival on 18 May, opening the Un Certain Regard selection. It had its Canadian premiere at the Toronto Film Festival on 10 September and its U.S. premiere in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on 9 April 2007
 20329h 0r
La vie en rose (2007) - history / biography / drama
aka: La môme
The life story of singer Edith Piaf.
 8517h 0r
Jeux d'enfants (2003) - drama
aka: Love Me If You Dare
As adults, best friends Julien and Sophie continue the odd game they started as children -- a fearless competition to outdo one another with daring and outrageous stunts. While they often act out to relieve one another's pain, their game might be a way to avoid the fact that they are truly meant for one another.
 11442h 0r
Sarah's Key (2010) - drama
aka: aka Elle s'appelait Sarah
One of the darkest moments in French history occurred in 1942 Paris when French officials rounded up over 10,000 Jews and placed them in local camps. Eventually over 8,000 were sent off to German concentration camps. As 10-year old Sarah and her family are being arrested, she hides her younger brother in a closet. After realizing she will not be allowed to go home, Sarah does whatever she can to get back to her brother. In 2009, a journalist named Julia is on assignment to write a story on the deported Jews in 1942. When she moves into her father-in-law's childhood apartment, she realizes it once belonged to the Strazynski family, and their daughter Sarah.
 5053h 0r
Agents Secrets (2004) - crime / action / thriller
aka: Secret Agents
A team of secret agents - Raymond, Loic, Lisa and their leader Brisseau - is assigned by the French Agency in a mission called Janua to sink the general cargo vessel "Anita Hans" in Casablanca. The ship is transporting weapons for the rebels in the civil war of Angola that are using diamonds to pay the dealer Igor Lipovsky. Brisseau and Lisa are advised by an American agent to abort their mission, but their superiors order them to ignore. When the mission is successfully accomplished, Lisa is framed and arrested in the airport with 150 g of heroine. When Raymond is killed, Brisseau realizes that they have been betrayed and he tries to release Lisa from the prison.

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 7669h 0r
Kung Fu Panda 2 (2011) - adventure / biography / documentary / sci-fi
Po joins forces with a group of new kung-fu masters to take on an old enemy with a deadly new weapon.
 6386h 0r
After Earth (2013) - action / adventure / mystery
A crash landing leaves Kitai Raige and his father Cypher stranded on Earth, a millennium after events forced humanity's escape. With Cypher injured, Kitai must embark on a perilous journey to signal for help.
 7951h 0r
L'enfant d'en haut (2012) - drama / crime
Watch L'enfant d'en haut: A drama set at a Swiss ski resort and centered on a boy who supports his sister by stealing from wealthy guests.
 2124h 0r
Le chat du rabbin (2011) - animation / adventure
Algiers, 1920s. Rabbi Sfar has more than one problem. His beautiful daughter Zlabya is becoming a teenager and above all, his parrot-killing cat has just started talking. The delivery of a box from Russia further complicates things when a painter is discovered inside, more dead than alive. He is on a quest for a hidden tribe and its mythical city in Africa. Convinced that the city exists, he sets off on an incredible adventure, taking with him the Rabbi, his cat, a wise old Arab Sheikh and an eccentric Russian millionaire.
 2242h 0r
La délicatesse (2011) - romance / comedy
Watch La délicatesse: A French woman mourning over the death of her husband three years prior is courted by a Swedish co-worker.
 3451h 0r
L'ordre et la morale (2011) - action / history / drama
April 1988, Ouvea island, New Caledonia. 30 policemen held hostage by a group of Kanak separatists. 300 soldiers sent from France to restore order. 2 men face to face: Philippe Legorjus, captain of the GIGN and Alphonse Dianou, head of the hostage takers. Through shared values, they will try to win the dialogue. But in the midst of a presidential election, when the stakes are political, order is not always dictated by morality.
 1839h 0r
Le premier cercle (2009) - crime
aka: Inner Circle, aka: Ultimate Heist
The Malakian clan, a family of ruthless gangsters, controls the underworld of Southern France. At its head, the violent godfather Milo Malakian rules his world with an iron fist. His son and heir, Anton, dreams of breaking free and making his own choices. But the gang's inner circle is engraved in blood. To escape, not only does Anton have to counter his own destiny, but also the man who has sworn to bring his father down.
 3945h 0r
Marécages (2011) - drama
Watch Marécages: On a dairy farm in the Eastern Townships, in the middle of a drought and while the land is parching, a drama will disrupt the life of the Santerre family. Confronted to each other they will have to learn to forgive.
 4645h 0r
Présumé coupable (2011) - drama / action
Watch Présumé coupable: Presume Coupable: Vincent Garenq?s disturbing drama Presume Coupable (also known as Guilty)investigates the corrupt judicial system under which Alain Marécaux and his wife Edith were arrested on accusations of pedophilia ? horrific acts they never committed- and the years he spent fighting to get out of prison, clear his name and keep his family.
 3172h 0r
Hors Satan (2011) - drama
Watch Hors Satan: In a village on the French Opal Coast, a drifter engages in a perplexing relationship with a young woman who has suffered abuse.
 2285h 0r
Le moine (2011) - thriller / drama / mystery
Madrid, in the seventeenth century. Abandoned at the doorstep of a monastery, Ambrosio has been brought up by the Capucin Friars. After becoming a friar himself, he becomes an unrivaled preacher whose sermons draw crowds and earn him the admiration of all. Admired for his extreme rigor and absolute virtue, Ambrosio is certain he is safe from any temptation. But Satan has not said his final word...
 2403h 0r
Bienvenue à bord (2011) - comedy
Isabelle (Valerie Lemercier), HR of a large cruise company, made the mistake of choosing her boss as a lover. Before embarking on the maiden voyage of the new flagship of the fleet, though, he decided to disembark from their relationship! Some women take their revenge by poison, firearm, or slander. Isabelle chooses Remy (Franck Dubosc), a flamboyant, unemployed ne'er-do-well who flunked out in life on land, but after all is said and done, might have better luck at sea... She recruits him as leader of her plot and on this Palace of the Seas, Remy will first prove to be the worst nightmare of the CEO and Richard (Gerard Darmon), the Cruise Director...then, little by little, he will change his life and that of all those who cross his path...
 2636h 0r
La tête en friche (2010) - drama / comedy
Watch La tête en friche: An illiterate and lonely man bonds with an older and well-read woman.
 3060h 0r
L'assaut (2010) - action / thriller
Watch L'assaut: Based on a true story, a SWAT team is tasked with storming a high-jacked Air France plane to save its passengers.
 2273h 0r
Irréversible (2002) - crime / drama / mystery
aka: Irreversible
Events over the course of one traumatic night in Paris unfold in reverse-chronological order as the beautiful Alex is brutally raped and beaten by a stranger in the underpass.
 21699h 0r
Une femme de ménage (2002) - comedy / drama / romance
After his wife leaves him for another man, Jacques hires a housekeeper, Laura, to keep his Paris apartment in order. As he starts increasing her hours and spending more time with her on her days off, Jacques is torn between the pleasure of Laura's company, and the headache that such an intrusion brings to his new domain of singlehood.
 3952h 0r
The Life of Jesus (1997) - drama
A social movie about life nowadays in the north of France. Freddy and his friends are all unemployed. They try to pass away the time by wandering around on their motorcycles and by directing their aggressive feelings towards Arabic immigrants. Freddy is in love with Marie, a cashier at a local supermarket. When she is proposed by Kader, an young Arab man, Freddy and his friends have an idea: they decide to punish Kader for what they call "such a provocation." After they have raped another girl, Marie finally commits to Kader, which seals his fate.
 2690h 0r
Les contes de la nuit (2011) - animation / fantasy
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 2155h 0r
Queen to Play (2009) - drama
Middle-aged chambermaid Hélène's newfound obsession with the game of chess leads her to seek the tutelage of a reclusive American expat, transforming both of their ho-hum lives in the process.
 1813h 0r
Dans ma peau (2002) - drama / horror
aka: In My Skin
A woman grows increasingly fascinated with her body after suffering a disfiguring accident.
 8035h 0r
Les égarés (2003) - drama / romance / war
June 1940. German troops are advancing on Paris. Odile, a widowed teacher, succumbs to the widespread panic and, with her two children, joins the exodus from the city. Philippe is on the cusp of adolescence, Little Cathy knows only that they are going South. After fifty kilometres, a German plane attacks, decimating the helpless refugees. Odile and her children lose everything. A shaven-headed youth appears from nowhere and leads them away from the carnage. His name is Yvan, he's seventeen years old. Cut off from the rest of the world and living in confined quarters, Odile and Yvan find themselves confronted with their own desires.
 5233h 0r
Lady Chatterley (2006) - romance / drama
A French adaptation of the second (and much less well-known) version of D.H. Lawrence's erotic tale.
 5988h 0r
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