Cork French Film Festival

Cork French Film Festival

Alliance Française de Cork is the organiser of the Cork French Film Festival, an annual event bringing the best of French-language cinema to Irish audiences.

Cork French Film Festival Directors: Valérie David-McGonnell & Josselin Le Gall.

The 35th Cork French Film Festival took place from 2nd to 10th March 2024, at the Arc Cinema, North Main Street, Cork.

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“The Cork French Film Festival plays a significant role in promoting cultural exchange between Ireland and France, its closest EU neighbour.” H.E. Vincent Guérend, Ambassador of France to Ireland, March 2024.

"The Cork French Film Festival is a firm favourite on the arts calendar in Cork and beyond. It’s another example of the strong ties between France and Ireland; historically, culturally and commercially. The programme is a testament to the dedication of the festival’s directors, its hardworking committee and the sponsors, all of whom have helped to curate an exceptional programme of world class cinema in Cork.” Minister Michael McGrath, March 2023.

“I am delighted to support the Cork French Film Festival, which is the longest running French film festival in Ireland.” H.E. Vincent Guérend, Ambassador of France to Ireland, September 2022.

“The Cork French Film Festival has become a fixture on the cultural calendar in Leeside [...]. It is wonderful to see such a vibrant programme in place for the Cork French Film Festival. France and Ireland have significant historic ties and culture is an important part of maintaining and strengthening our links.” Minister Simon Coveney, August 2021.