Paris celebrates independent cinema. A few days after the Champs-Élysées film festival, it is the turn of Independent Cinemas in paris how to thrill the capital with films author demanding. The art rooms and testing of the city of Light has organized a new time, under the supervision of the city Hall of Paris and the region Île-de-France, for the festival, “first!”.

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The program of this 4th edition, which will take place from 3 to 10 July, 27 projections exclusive in so many cinemas in paris. The opportunity to discover some of the films in the cannes selection, reprints of feature-length films of the heritage, but also outlets for young audiences the time of a “promenade’s festive room to room” throughout the week, promises Isabelle Gibbak-Hardy, president of the Independent Cinemas in paris. Most of the sessions will be followed by a discussion with the film teams.

Animation in the program The film “I lost my body”, will be to discover the Tuesday, July 9 to 20 hours at the cinema Max Linder in paris. Rezo Films

The event will open on Wednesday, July 3 at the cinema Le Grand Action with the screening of Papicha in the presence of the director and actress Lyna Khudri and ending with Portrait of the girl on fire (best screenplay award at Cannes), Céline Sciamma, film Harlequin, July 10.

During this week dedicated to the 7th art, festival-goers will have the chance to attend the premieres of many award-winning films in Cannes, the image of Atlantic Mati Diop (grand jury prize), Little Joe (prix d’interprétation féminine). But also the movies of mafia-like Chinese Diao Yinana The lake where wild geese and of the Italian filmmaker Marco Bellocchio, The Traitor . Festival-goers will be able to uncover other feature-length films presented in the parallel sections on the French Riviera like’ A girl easy , comedy-drama by Rebecca Zlotowski with Zahia Dehar (Quinzaine des réalisateurs) and the Chamber 212 of Christophe Honoré (un certain regard).

animated film The famous invasion of bears of Sicily and children of the sea will also be available to the public. We rejoice to be able to follow the epic of the macabre and poetic, Jérémy Clapin I lost my body , in which a severed hand in the search for his body in the streets of Paris. The film won the prize of the critics ‘ week in cannes before winning the grand prize at the Annecy Festival. Not to be missed either, the projection on the big screen of classic movies, independent Donnie Darko (Richard Kelly), and Two or three things I know of it (Jean-Luc Godard).

*Find the full program of the festival on the site of Independent Cinemas in paris.