Daniela Elstner, Executive Director of UniFrance, and Gilles Pélisson, President of UniFrance, revealed the complete selection and jury members of the 14th edition of MyFrenchFilmFestival, the first worldwide online festival entirely dedicated to Francophone films that will take place from 19 January to 19 February 2024. The festival will be accessible on the platform MyFrenchFilmFestival.com.
Short films will be accessible for free worldwide. Feature films will be free in Spanish-speaking Latin America, Africa, the Near & Middle East, Russia/CIS, Southeast Asia, Ukraine and Baltic countries (except Latvia). In other countries, they will be available on partner platforms or on MyFrenchFilmFestival.com for €1.99 per film or €7.99 for a pack with full access (excluding possible geo-blocking of films, depending on territories).
As for the programming, 26 films in a variety of forms, genres and durations – illustrating the wealth, vitality and diversity of French-language cinema – will be available. Among this eclectic selection, 9 feature films and 9 short films are in competition. On MyFrenchFilmFestival.com, all films will be subtitled in 11 languages : German, English, Arabic, Spanish, French, Italian, Japanese, Mandarin, Portuguese, Russian and Ukrainian.
Organised for several years in thematic sections mixing shorts and feature films, MyFrenchFilmFestival offers “Internet festivalgoers” the chance to discover the best of French and Francophone cinema, grouped into different themes to pique the viewers’ curiosity, like Doc, Family, Women etc.
In parallel, the festival will include many exclusive interviews with directors from the selection. This content will notably be posted on social networks, where MyFrenchFilmFestival has built up a very large community of film fans over the years: cinephiles from all over the world who are eager to discover new creations.