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An Algerian man's life-long dream finally comes true when he receives an invitation to take his cow Jacqueline to the Paris International Agriculture Fair. (imdb)
2 million years ago, a young ape-man inadvertently discovers walking, fire and hunting.
In 1983 France, teenaged Mohamed is shot by a policeman, but survives. Rejecting his friends' proposal of violent retribution, he proposes political action inspired by Gandhi and Martin Luther King. With two friends, and support from Dubois, the priest of Minguettes, they embark on a non-violent March for Equality and Against Racism between Marseille and Paris. (Wikipedia)
Farid is studying to become a lawyer in France when a family emergency forces him to travel to his father's native Algeria for the first time of his life. (imdb)
When Dan Geraldo, a reporter who needs a scoop, arrives in Palombia, he does not think that he is going to discover anything significant. However, accompanied by a local tour guide, Pablito, he winds up encountering surprise after surprise over the course of an exciting adventure. In the process, the duo confirm the existence of the Marsupilami, a mythical creature. (wikipédia)
Chicken with Plums follows the last days of a talented musician's life as he desperately seeks to replace his beloved instrumental, the violin. (tiff.net)
French voice artist Jeanne dubs American actress Jennifer in a hit TV series. But when she blows a fuse and retires Jeanne's world comes crashing down. So she goes to LA to convince Jennifer to go back on set. There she meets Farres who opens the door into the wacky world of Hollywood.
After loosing their family home in Algeria, three brothers and their mother are scattered across the globe. Messaoud joins the French army fighting in Indochina; Abdelkader becomes a leader of the Algerian independence movement in France and Saïd moves to Paris to make his fortune in the shady clubs and boxing halls of Pigalle. Gradually, their interconnecting destinies reunite them in the French capital, where freedom is a battle to be fought and won. (imdb)
Our heroes' Olympic adventures
Jaoui directs and stars as Agathe, a self-regarding feminist who is entering into politics, returns to her childhood home only to be persuaded by the housekeeper's son (Jamel Debbouze, Amélie), an aspiring filmmaker, and his friend (Jean-Pierre Bacri, Jaoui's creative partner) to be the subject of a series of programmes on 'successful women'.
1943. The young North Africans had never stepped foot on French soil but because France was at war, Said, Abdelkader, Messaoud and Yassir enlisted in the French Army, along with 130,000 other "indigenous soldiers," to liberate the "fatherland" from the Nazi enemy. These heroes that history forgot won battles in Italy, Provence and the Vosges before finding themselves alone to defend an Alsatian village against a German battalion. (The Weinstein Company)
A beautiful woman helps an inept scam artist get his game together. (imdb)
When biotech executive Jack Armstrong (Mackie) gets fired and branded a whistle-blower, his desperation to make a living and the suggestion of a former girlfriend lead him into the baby-making business. Between the attempts by his former employers to frame him for securities fraud and his dubious fathering activities, Jack finds life, all at once, becoming very complicated.
Baffie is in his luxury pad. His pal Daniel comes by. They are going out. Baffie can't find his car keys. (imdb)
The Egyptian Queen Cleopatra bets against the Roman Emperor, Julius Caesar, that her people are still great, even if the times of the Pharaohs has long passed. She vows (against all logic) to build a new palace for Caesar within three months. Since all her architects are either busy otherwise or too conservative in style, this ambivalent honor falls to Edifis... (imdb)
Amelie, an innocent and naive girl in Paris, with her own sense of justice, decides to help those around her and along the way, discovers love. (imdb)
Four friends leave their Saint-Denis suburb to spend three weeks vacation in Biarritz won in a contest . Courtship beach and delirium are going well , but the young band dissolves and starts to get bored very slowly away from the city ...