New French Shorts

Friday, 5/29 – Thursday, 6/4

New French Shorts
Seven grand films with petite running times. A single feature-length program of delightful, funny, charming, provocative festival favorite Gallic shorts.

Full program line-up:

BAHMED'S SONG (Le chant d'Ahmed) 30 min
Director: Foued Mansour
Winner of Bridging the Borders Award at the Palm Springs International ShortFest 2019

SHEEP, WOLF, AND A CUP OF TEA (Moutons, loup et tasse de thé) 12min
Director: Marion Lacourt
Official selection: 2019 Locarno Film Festival

TUESDAY FROM 8 TO 6 (Mardi de 8 à 18) 26 min
Director: Cecilia de Arce
Official selection: 2019 Cannes Critics Week

THE DISTANCE BETWEEN US AND THE SKY (La distance entre nous et le ciel) 9 min
Director: Vasilis Kekatos
Winner of Short Film Palme d'Or and Queer Palme at Cannes 2019

THE TEARS THING, (Le coup des larmes) 25 min
Director: Clémence Poésy
Official selection: 2019 Venice Film Festival

MAGNETIC HARVEST, (La traction de pôles) 24 min
Director: Marine Levéel

Plus special bonus short:

THE GLORIOUS ACCEPTANCE SPEECH OF NICOLAS CHAUVIN (Le discours d'acceptation glorieux de Nicolas Chauvin) 26 min
Director: Benjamin Crotty
Official selection: 2018 New York Film Festival | Winner of Mantarraya Award

  • Runtime: 2 hours 6 minutes


  • Fri, 5/29 — 11:59 pm
  • Sat, 5/30 — 11:59 pm
  • Sun, 5/31 — 11:59 pm
  • Mon, 6/1 — 11:59 pm
  • Tue, 6/2 — 11:59 pm
  • Wed, 6/3 — 11:59 pm
  • Thu, 6/4 — 11:59 pm

Ignore the show times. We are pleased to present New French Shorts as a part of Images Online, available May 29 through June 11. Every online purchase or rental directly benefits Images Cinema.