Centre National Du Cinéma Et De L'image Animée Original Movies
Here we collected the best movies from Centre national du cinéma et de l'image animée in order of popularity
The Day of the Crows
A child and his father are alone in a cabin in the deep of the forest. The child fears and admires his father, with the ghosts haunting the forest as his only companions. Manon was a young girl when h...
Murder on a Sunday Morning
The murder trial of a 15 year old black teen accused of murder in Jacksonville, Florida was the subject of a 2001 French documentary. The winner of the 2002 Academy Award for Best Documentary.
The world is on Anas' shoulders. She loves Elena and hates her. Elena is fifteen years old. She can't comprehend that she's just an object of desire. She can't be taken anywhere else. Or had. A girl l...
The Adopted Son
In a Kyrgyz village, five older women adopt an infant foundling. Jump ahead about 12 years: the boy, Beshkempir, is entering puberty, the age, his granny says, when life goes berserk. He plays with fr...
My Golden Days
As he prepares to leave, Paul is thinking about his adolescent years. His childhood, his mother's madness, the parties, the trip to the USSR where he lost his virginity, the friend who betrayed him an...
The Mechanics of Women
Based on a notorious novel by Louis Calaferte, this erotic drama concerns a man exploring the boundaries of female sexuality through a variety of sexual encounters with beautiful women he barely knows...
La Belle Noiseuse
Frenhofer and his wife live in a countryside residence in the French Provence. Frenhofer decided to resume work on the painting after Nicolas visited him with his girlfriend. He wants her to be a mode...
The Pearl Button
The ocean contains the history of humankind. The voices of the earth and the outer space come from the sea. The stars give water its power. Water is the longest border in the country and holds the sec...
Beyond the Hills
A drama centered on the friendship between two young women who grew up in the same orphanage; one has found refuge at a convent in Romania and refuses to leave with her friend, who is now living in Ge...
The Measure of a Man
After 20 months on unemployment, at the age of 51, Thierry starts a new job that brings him face to face with a moral dilemma. How much is he willing to give up to keep his job?
A man and a woman are in love. This is what happens to Jean-René, the boss of a small chocolate factory, and Angélique, a gifted chocolate maker he just hired. It's not easy for a man and a woman to f...
The Visitors II: The Corridors of Time
Those lovable ruffians from the French Medieval ages who were transported into the present through magic are back in the sequel. The sacred relic of his wife-to-be's fertility and the missing family j...
The man who was sentenced to six years in prison can't read or write. He is younger and more brittle than the other inmates at the prison. He fell under the sway of a group of Corsicans who enforced t...
After his wife left him, Jacques hired Laura to keep his apartment in order. Jacques is torn between the pleasure of Laura's company and the headaches that come with his new domain of singlehood, as h...
Paris, June 1940. The military and political collapse of France is confronted by the de Gaulle couple. Yvonne, Charles de Gaulle's wife, is on the road of the exodus with her three children.
When an 11-year-old girl is brutally raped and murdered in a quiet French village, a police detective who has forgotten how to feel emotions because of the accidental death of his own family investiga...
Yu Hong leaves her village to study in Beijing. At university, she discovers a world of sexual freedom and forbidden pleasure. She fell in love with another student. As their fellow students begin to ...
Au Revoir les Enfants
A heartbreaking story of friendship and loss is told in Au revoir les enfants. There is a secret at a provincial Catholic boarding school. The film is based on events from Malle's childhood.
A Christmas Tale
The troubled Vuillard family come together for a hesitant Christmastime reunion when their matriarch falls ill. Henri and Elizabeth are two of the ne'er-do-wells. For the first time in a long time, th...
La vie de Jésus
The only sign of life in the village is the amateur brass band and youth on scooters. He has an intense sexual connection with his girlfriend, but he has no passion for her. A tragedy ensues when she ...
A New Life
A young American named Seymour is in Eastern Europe. The buying and selling of men and women is being negotiated. Boyan is in charge of the people. The price Seymour has to pay is the betrayal. Seymou...
I Am Not a Witch
Shula, an 8-year-old witch who was convicted of witchcraft, is brought to live in a penal colony where witches do hard labor for the government. I Am Not a Witch makes you laugh and cry at the same ti...
Evelyne loves Albert, Arthur loves the girl who plays the actress, and the man driving the convertible. The night loves itself and dies. It would take more time to kiss everyone and less time to displ...
The old legend of the man who sold his soul to the devil is the subject of a very free adaptation. Svankmajer's Faust is a nondescript man who, after being lured by a strange map into a sinister puppe...
The Eighth Day
Georges has Down syndrome, living at a mental-institution, while Harry is a busy businessman. His social life is a disaster since his wife left him and took their two children with her. His children c...
Dom Juan & Sganarelle
Dom Juan has a life full of excess and love affairs. He gets to deal with her brothers after he seduces the nun Elvire. Dom Juan and his assistant Sganarelle had to flee and set out on a journey full ...
After the India of Varanasi’s boatmen, the American desert of the dropouts, and the Mexico of the killers of drugtrade, Gianfranco Rosi has decided to tell the tale of a part of his own country, roami...
Asterix & Obelix: Mission Cleopatra
Even if the times of the Pharaohs have passed, the Queen of Egypt bet against Julius Caesar that her people are still great. She vows to build a new palace for Caesar in three months. Edifis is the wi...
The French as Seen by…
The 10 years of the revue was celebrated with a series of short movies by a few famous directors. The movies have been released for the French revolution. Les Gaulois David Lynch - The Cowboy and the ...
February 1939. Overwhelmed by the flood of Republicans fleeing Franco's dictatorship, the French government's solution consists in confining the Spanish refugees in concentration camps where they have...
Although deeply in love with her boyfriend - and indeed sleeping in the same bed with him - a teacher cannot handle the lack of intimate time he will allow. She finds her sexual appetites leading her ...