COLCOA 2017 dates announced

Los Angeles, California. Dates for the COLCOA FRENCH FILM FESTIVAL’s 21th anniversary have been announced by The Franco-American Cultural Fund, creator of the event in 1997.


The largest showcase dedicated to French films in the world will open on Monday April 24, 2017 and close on Tuesday May 2. For the second year, the festival will offer a competition of programs made for television (Series, TV movies) in addition to the selection of features films and short films.

In 2016, the festival reached a new record of 25,000 attendees. In 2017, 70 films should compete for the COLCOA Awards to be announced during the last day of the festival.

COLCOA FRENCH FILM FESTIVAL is presented by the Franco-American Cultural Fund, a partnership of the DGA, MPAA, SACEM, WGA West, with the support of the French Embassy in the United States, the Film & TV Office of the French Consulate of Los Angeles, l’ARP, the CNC, TV France International and Unifrance as well as 40 sponsors. All screenings and panels take place at the Directors Guild of America’s theaters in Hollywood.

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