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From 8 February to 10 April

IFcinéma à la carte est de retour et vous accompagnera tout au long de l’année 2021 avec une offre en ligne de films à découvrir gratuitement partout dans le monde !

IFcinéma à la carte is back and will accompany you throughout 2021 with a selection of online films available for free wherever you are in the world!

Discover and stream online the following films:

From 8 February to 8 March 2021 midnight
International Women’s Day selection:

Angèle et Tony by Alix Delaporte (2010)


Angèle, a beautiful young woman with a past, arrives in a small fishing harbour in Normandy. She meets Tony, a professional fisherman, who finds himself attracted to her although he dislikes her blunt ways. Tony hires her as a fishmonger, lodges her and teaches her the tricks of the trade. The relationships between Myriam, Tony’s mother, and Angèle are far from easy but the young woman gradually adapts to her new environment and little by little Tony and Angèle manage to tame each other.

Le beau monde by Julie Lopes Curval (2014)


Alice, a twenty-year-old girl of modest origin, lives in Bayeux, a small town in Normandy. She has an unambitious boyfriend, Kevin, and works at the moment as a salesgirl in a bakeshop. But her passion is fashion and she has a gift for weaving wool. At the tearoom, she serves a patron, Agnès, who spots her talent. Determined to help her develop her skills, the wealthy woman encourages the young lady to enrol at the Ecole Duperré in Paris, a prestigious school of Applied Arts. Alice is selected and must now leave Bayeux, her mother, Kevin and her friends for Paris. In the meantime, she has fallen in love with Antoine, Agnès’s son, a sensitive young man who revolted both against his mother and his bourgeois milieu.

Tout est pardonné by Mia Hansen-Løve


A father and daughter are reunited some 11 years after the father’s drug addiction tore the family apart.

5 episodes from the Culottées series


- Available to stream for free on 8 March for 24h only!

The Culottées series is directed by Mai Nguyen & Charlotte Cambon, and based on Pénélope Bagieu’s best-selling graphic novel translated in 17 languages and published in more than 22 countries. These five 3mins episodes are available for 24 hours and have the following programme: Wu Zetian, Leymah Gbowee, Naziq al-Abid, Katia Krafft, and Mae Jemison.

The series features portraits of women, some well-known and others less so, who wrote their own destinies, Brazen ladies who were out to tear down prejudice: Apache warrior, Hollywood star, lighthouse keeper, astronaut, empress, pioneers and queens, doctors and athletes, and many others through animated short episodes. Anonymous or well-known, each revolutionary in their own way, these women, wrote their own destinies, changed the world and tore down prejudice.

From 10 March to 10 April 2021
Francophonie selection:

Corniche Kennedy by Dominique Cabrera (2016)


In the blue of the Mediterranean, at the foot of luxurious villas, the young kids of Marseille defy the laws of gravity. Marco, Mehdi, Franck, Mélissa, Hamza, Mamaa, Julie: girls and boys dive, take flight, take risks to experience life to the fullest. Suzanne devours them with her eyes from inside her chic villa. Their free bodies, their excess. She wants to be part of them. She will be part of them.

Lulu femme nue by Solveig Anspach (2013)


Following a botched job interview, Lulu decides not to return home, leaving her husband and their three children in the lurch. She premeditated nothing, it all happened quite simply. She steals a few days of freedom for herself alone, on the coast with no other purpose in mind than to take full advantage of the moment, without feeling guilty about it. On the way, she crosses paths with a variety of people who, like herself, are at the edge of the world: a strange guy protected by his brothers, an old woman who is bored to death, a female employee hassled by her female boss. Three decisive encounters that will help Lulu rediscover an old acquaintance she’s not seen for years: herself.

Les Malheurs de Sophie by Christophe Honoré (2015)


Since her birth, the little Sophie can not resist the temptation of the forbidden and what she loves most is to do stupid things with her cousin Paul. When her parents decide to visit America, Sophie is delighted. A year later, she is back in France with her horrible stepmother, Mrs Fichini. But Sophie is going to count on the help of her two friends, the little girls and their mother, Madame de Fleurville to escape the clutches of that woman.

Caméra d’Afrique by Férid Boughedir (1983)


After several decades of colonial cinema using Africa as an exotic setting-often denying humanity and dignity to its people-and 70 years after the invention of the cinema, freshly independent Africans take hold at long last of that movie-camera which had been forbidden to them for so long. Despite a total lack of means and infrastructures, and filming against all odds, using by chance any African or foreign support, they try to show African reality in its variated forms, as it is seen at last through African eyes. Caméra d’Afrique, the result of a personal shooting that took place over ten years, recalls the early 20 years of those new “authors", created in SubSaharan Africa, which bear witness to an amazing thirst to show and to express themselves, never extinguished to this day.

Institut Français Écosse 2021