Renee Amory Ketcham's Events (12)

March 26, 2017
Sunday
  • Focus on French Cinema 2017

  • Mar 26, 2017 to Apr 2, 2017
  • Location: The AVON, FIAF , Le Lycée , United Nations and Bow Tie Cinemas
  • Description:

     Focus on French Cinema, presented by the Alliance Française of Greenwich announces the week long festival of Francophone film March 27- April 2.

    Claude Lelouch is the honoree with an additional special Tribute to the cinema of Québec

  • Created by: Renee Amory Ketcham
March 31, 2016
Thursday
  • Focus on French Cinema 2016

  • Mar 31, 2016 to Apr 5, 2016
  • Location: Bow Tie Cinemas, Greenwich CT, Avon Theater ,Stamford CT and French Institute Alliance Française ( FIAF)
  • Description:

     Focus on French Cinema 12 edition - April 1-5

    10 U.S. Premieres - 20 films in 5 days

    Nathalie Baye is "marainne" and Matthiew Rhys at Opening Night U.S. Premiere of  Come What May ( En mai, fais ce qu'il te plait) with Director Christian Carion.

    Other stars - Melanie Laurent,Dominique Besnehard, Lionel Baier, Alix Delaporte and more

  • Created by: Renee Amory Ketcham
April 3, 2014
Thursday
  • Focus on French Cinema 2014 10th annivesary Greenwich, CT New York, NY

  • Apr 3, 2014 to Apr 8, 2014
  • Location: Bow Tie Cinemas in Greenwich, April 4-6 and Florence Gould Hall ( FIAF)
  • Description:

    Focus on French Cinema ( from around the world) 10th anniversary - 7 US PREMIERES and 20 films - in French with English Subtitles New partnerships with the Festival du film francophone d'Angouleme and French Institute Alliance Francaise ( FIAF)

    Among films that will have US Premiere - Les Garcons et Guillaume , a table! ( " Me , Mysef & Mum) winner of 5 cesars and 9 Mois Ferme( 9 Month Stretch ) winner of 2 Cesars.

  • Created by: Renee Amory Ketcham
March 8, 2013
Friday
  • Focus on French Cinema 2013

  • Mar 8, 2013 at 1:00pm to Mar 10, 2013 at 3:00pm
  • Location: Performing Arts Center at Purchase College, NY
  • Description:

    Focus on French CInema 2013, the  9th annual festival of Francophone film opens the weekend of March 8-10 at the Performing Arts Center at Purchase College, NY.  Opening Night will feature a US Premiere French film - Therese Desqueroux, ( sub-titled in English) directed by the late Claude Miller and starring Audrey Tautou as well as a gourmet buffet dinner hosted by Les Maitres Cuisiniers de France and L'Academie Culinaire de France. Not to be missed Silent Auction and Red Carpet Cocktails with His Excellency, Francois Delattre,the French Ambassador to the United States. Meet Directors, Actors and celebrity guests at this fabulous weekend of French film.

  • Created by: Renee Amory Ketcham
March 7, 2013
Thursday
  • Focus on French Cinema 2013

  • Mar 7, 2013 to Mar 10, 2013
  • Location: Performing Arts Center at Purchase College, NY
  • Description:

    Focus on French Cinema 2013, the 9th annual festival of Francophone film opens the weekend of March 8-10, 2013 at The Performing Arts Center at Purchase College, NY. Opening Night will feature a US Premiere French film ( subtitled in English) and a Gala Buffet Dinner hosted by Les Maitres Cuisiniers de Frannce and L'Acadamie Culinaire de France. Not to be missed Silent auction and Red Carpet cocktails with His Excellency Francois Delattre, the French Ambassador to the United States. Meet Directors and Actors during this fabulous weekend of French film!

  • Created by: Renee Amory Ketcham
 
  • Focus on French Cinema 2013

  • Mar 7, 2013 to Mar 10, 2013
  • Location: Performing Arts Center at Purchase College, NY
  • Description:

    Focus on French Cinema 2013 will announce the line-up of 12 French language films from around the Francophone world this weekend. Don't miss the Opening Night Gala hosted by Les Maitres Cuisiniers de France and L'Academie Culinaire de France and the Opening Night film that you can see by vivsiting our website the weekend of February 2-3.

    www.focusonfrenchcinema.org

  • Created by: Renee Amory Ketcham
July 14, 2012
Saturday
  • BASTILLE DAY IN GREENWICH , CT

  • Jul 14, 2012 from 3:00pm to 7:00pm
  • Location: LEWIS STREET, Greenwich, CT
  • Description:

    Bastille Day in Greenwich, CT.

    Bal Populaire chez Jean- Louis Gerin

    Join Restaurant Jean- Louis and The Alliance Francaise of Greenwich for the an evening of French "barbecue", French wine and French " dancing in the street" . Lewis Street will be closed from 7-11pm for an evening of France in Greenwich.

     

  • Created by: Renee Amory Ketcham
March 22, 2012
Thursday
  • Focus on French CInema 2012

  • Mar 22, 2012 to Mar 25, 2012
  • Location: Performing Arts Center at Purchase College, NY
  • Description:

    Focus on French Cinema 2012 opens the weekend of

    March 23- 25, 2012 with a selection of 12 newly  released French language films. Presented by the Alliance Francaise of Greenwich in partnership with Purchase College,NY, Focus on French Cinema will feature a weekend of great films,

    French Food and wine, workshops and a Table Ronde with our guests that have come from France. Visit www.focusonfrenchcinem.org for more information and tickets

  • Created by: Renee Amory Ketcham
March 18, 2011
Friday
  • FOCUS ON FRENCH CINEMA

  • Mar 18, 2011 at 3:15pm to Mar 20, 2011 at 3:30pm
  • Location: The Performing Arts Center, Purchase College, Purchase NY
  • Description:
    The Alliance Francaise of Greenwich, CT in partnership with Purchase College, NY presents the 7th annual festival of French and Francophone Cinema.
    Where: The Performing Arts Center at Purchase College, NY - Use Anderson Hill Road address on site
    When- Friday, March 18- Sunday,March 20, 2011
    Details :12 French Language films ( in French with English subtitles)
    Opening Night, Friday, March 18 features US Premiere of Copacabana starring Isabelle Huppert and her daughter Lolita Chammah.
    Lolita Chammah will be present for the Q & A following the film and for the Gala Buffet dinner offered by "Les Maitres Cuisiniers de France" and the " Academie Culinaire de France".
     
    5 US Premiere films with guests including Lolita Chammah, Maris Hansen-Love( Le Pere de mes enfants) and Marc Esposito ( Mon Pote)
    For details and to buy tickets to this great weekend of French language film please visit www.focusonfrenchcinema.org.
     
  • Created by: Gail Gavin-Covney
July 14, 2010
Wednesday
  • Bastille day in Greenwich Connecticut- Alliance Francaise of Greenwich

  • Jul 14, 2010 from 4:00am to 5:30am
  • Location: Greenwich Town Hall 101 Field Point Road, Greenwich CT
  • Description: For francophone and francophiles who live 30 minutes outside of NYC, join the Alliance Francaise Francaise on the steps of Greenwich Town Hall with guest of honor, Consul General de France a NY,Philippe Lalliot for the raising of the French flag.Complimentary breakfast " a la francaise" with Jean-Louis Gerin, Maitre Cuisinier de France and President de l"Academie Culinaire de France at Restaurant Jean- Louis( 61 Lewis Street , Greenwich, CT accompanied by pastries from Sylvain Leroy, Lecoq Cuisine Corp. Win a free subscription from event sponsors France-Amerique and France Today. For more information visit www.afgreenwich.org or call the AFG office at 203-629-1340Vive la France - Vive l'Amerique
  • Created by: Renee Amory Ketcham
April 9, 2010
Friday
  • FOCUS ON FRENCH CINEMA 2010, April 9-10

  • Apr 9, 2010 at 3:00pm to Apr 11, 2010 at 5:00pm
  • Location: Purchase, NY
  • Description: - 12 recently released highly acclaimed French and Francophone films
    - 5 US Premieres and 1 NY Premiere
    - International directors and actors in attendance, including Award-winning Sylvie Testud
    - a meet-the-professionals Directors Breakfast with complimentary food on Saturday Morning

    ...and an opening night gala, featuring a "promenade gourmande" catered by Les Maîtres Cuisiniers de France...

    All this and more at the Focus on French Cinema film festival at The Performing Arts Center, Purchase College, NY - only 30 minutes from Manhattan!

    Come join approximately 5,000 other spectators from the NY area who regularly come see this not-to-be missed event!

    For tickets, schedule, and more information, visit:
    www.focusonfrenchcinema.org

    See you there!
  • Created by: Benoit Lamairesse