NAU Tournées Film Festival

Fall 2017 – Contemporary and classic French films, not otherwise available on the big screen, are heading to NAU's Tournées Film Festival from October 19 through November 30.

Films include award-winning dramas, cartoons and documentaries. Films are in French and subtitled in English. All films will be screened in Liberal Arts (Bldg. 18) room 120; they are free and open to the public.

Tournées Film Festival is a program of the FACE Foundation, in partnership with the Cultural Services of the French Embassy, which aims to bring French cinema to American college and university campuses. Founded in 1995, Tournees Film Festival has partnered with over 500 universities, reaching an audience of over 500,000 students and community members all across the United States.

The Tournées Film Festival is made possible with the support of the Cultural Services of the French Embassy in the U.S., the Centre National du Cinéma et de l'Image Animée (CNC), the French American Cultural Fund, Florence Gould Foundation and Highbrow Entertainment.


Thurs. Oct 19:
4:00 pm: Quand on a 17 ans, 116 mins., drama, France, 2016
6:00 pm: Opening reception (area outside of LA 120)
7:00 pm: Ma vie de courgette, 68 mins., animation, France + Switzerland, 2016


Thurs. Nov. 2:
4:00 pm: Examen d'etat, 92 mins., documentary, Congo + France, 2014 
7:00 pm: Fatima, 79 mins., drama, French & Arabic, France, 2016 


Thurs. Nov. 16:
4:00 pm: Dernieres nouvelles du Cosmos, 105 mins., documentary, France, 2016 
7:00 pm: Marius, 127 mins., drama, France, 1931


Thurs. Nov. 30:
4:00 pm: Fanny, 127 mins., drama, France, 1932
7:00 pm: Cesar, 142 mins., drama, France, 1936