Can’t make it to Cannes for the famous film festival this week? Pas de problème, you can still catch some of the action right here in Paris. Immediately following the festival the films of the Quinzaine des Réalisateurs will be shown from May 28-June 3 in Paris’ Cinéma des Cinéastes (7 ave de Clichy, 17th M° Place de Clichy).
Also known as The Directors’ Fortnight, the Quinzaine des Réalisateurs is a special selection of about 1000 films from countries all over the world that are shown out of competition. It’s the only part of the festival open to the general public, and has featured debut screenings of films from Werner Herzog, Rainer
Werner Fassbinder, Nagisa Oshima, George Lucas, Martin Scorsese, Jim
Jarmush, Michael Haneke, Spike Lee, the Dardenne Brothers, Sofia
Tickets are just €5.50 (less than a regular movie!). For more info visit the Forum des Images.