French New Wave

The Best Summertime Movies

Stay out of the sun and watch these under-seen gems set in the summer. Read More

The Year that Changed Cannes – and Cinema – Forever

Cannes’ political roots go deeper than selfie bans. Read More

The Best Year In Movies Was 1962

The studio system was collapsing, the French New Wave was on the rise, and Gregory Peck was cinema’s greatest dad.  Read More

Kristen Stewart to Play Actress Jean Seberg in Civil Rights Era Thriller

The film will depict the 'Breathless' star's clash with the FBI. Read More

When François Truffaut’s Life Imitated His Art

A filmmaker becomes his own character. Read More

The Long Reigning Queen of French Cinema

Agnès Varda has directed dozens of unique, dreamy-yet-realist films over the past 60 years. Read More