The Department of French at Connecticut College presented the Tournées Contemporary French Film Festival, Feb. 20-24, 2012. The Tournées Festival was made possible with the support of the Cultural Services of the French Embassy and the French Ministry of Culture (CNC). Support also provided by The Florence Gould Foundation, the Grand Marnier Foundation, and highbrow entertainment. Special sponsorship thanks to Film Studies, CISLA, the CCSRE, and Classics/Arab Studies.

Films included "Potiche," "A Screaming Man," "The Illusionist," "Love Songs" and "Of Men and Gods." All films are subtitled in English and were free and open to the public. Each screening was followed by a discussion with a member of the faculty.

View and download the 2012 French Film Festival brochure.

Contact Professor James Austin,, for further information.