January 18 to February 18
MyFrenchFilmFestival.com is an innovative concept aiming to throw the spotlight on new generation French filmmakers, allowing web users across the globe to share their enthusiasm for French cinema. Now in its sixth year, the festival returns in 2016 with new films to offer, new partner platforms, and festival launches held in movie theaters in a number of countries.
From January 18 through February 18, 2016, film lovers around the world will be able to access films from the 6th edition of the Online French Film Festival.
Ten French feature films and ten French shorts will be included in the competition section. Web users will be invited to rate all of these films and to post their comments on the website. The selection includes two Belgian films in competition, with a French cinema classic and two French-language Canadian films presented out-of-competition.
How to view films
Three prizes will be presented at the closing of the festival:
The juries for the Chopard Filmmakers' Prize and the International Press Prize will meet in Paris during the festival to elect the winning films. The prize-winning films will be screened on Air France flights for a period of 6 months starting in July 2016.
All of the short films can be viewed free of charge in all countries. Every year, the festival offers a free viewing service in certain countries. This year, the following countries and regions will offer free viewing: Latin America, India, Poland, Russia, Africa, and Romania.