July 7-14, 2016

French Film Festival

The New Orleans Film Society presents the 19th annual French Film Festival, a summer showcase of the best in contemporary and classic French cinema, in partnership with the Consulat General de France a la Nouvelle-Orleans and the Prytania Theatre.

Tickets + Passes

Individual tickets
$9 + sales tax for NOFS and Prytania members
$11 + sales tax non-members

Opening Night tickets
$15 + sales tax for NOFS members
$20 for non-members
it includes the screening + party

FFF Pass for NOFS members only
$70 + sales tax
it includes access to all screenings, Opening Night reception and party

The pass can be purchased only on neworleansfilmsociety.org or at NOFS desk at each venue. Tickets can be purchased online at neworleansfilmsociety.org and prytaniatheatreneworleans.com or at each venue during the Festival. (NOFS member prices are not available on prytaniatheatreneworleans.com)

To become a member, follow this Link

Passes go on sale June 20th for a discounted price at our NOFS Member Happy Hour.

Tickets + Passes go on sale on June 21st.

French Film Festival tickets and pass are now on sale! Buy tickets or pass

Click on the right to buy tickets for all of the screenings, Festival pass or membership.
Tickets are available online now and at all venues during the Festival.

NOFS Member Happy Hour RSVP Now!

June 20, 5:30 p.m.

We are introducing a special NOFS member event this month: French Film Festival happy hour at the Joan Mitchell Center (2275 Bayou Rd, New Orleans, LA 70119).

All NOFS members and a guest (someone who might be interested in joining or attending the French Film Fest) are invited for FREE. We will have our box office set up for membership purchases and renewals and you would also be able to get DISCOUNTED French Film Festival passes. The discount will only be available at this event.

Our artistic director emeritus John Desplas will give a special talk about the festival lineup—and there will be complimentary wine, beer + hors d’oeuvres. It will be great opportunity for you to meet other NOFS members and mingle over a shared love of le cinéma français. The French Film Fest program guide with detailed schedule will be also be available.

Big thanks to the Joan Mitchell Center for hosting us!

Featured Films


Saturday 9th, 6:45; Tuesday 12th, 9:00; Thursday 14th, 9:15



Saturday 9th, 5:00; Wednesday 13th, 12:00