The Champs-Elysées Film Festival 2022 unveils its French competition and its guests of honor

Ari Aster, Dan Deacon, Annie Ernaux, Emmanuelle Bercot, Maïmouna Doucouré, Rebecca Marder, Bertrand Bonello, Yann Gonzalez, Jehnny Beth, Cédric Kahn…

We already knew the juries of the 11th Champs-Elysées Film Festival, devoted to independent French and American cinema: that of feature films will be chaired by actress Emmanuelle Bercot, and will include singer Albin de la Simone, director Diego Ongaro, director Maïmouna Doucouré (cute) and actress Rebecca Marder (A young girl who is well); that of short films will be chaired by director Anaïs Volpé (between the waves) and will consist of the director and author of BD Nine Antico (playlist), novelist Clara Ysé, director Elie Girard, and actress Pauline Lorillard. The organizers of the next edition, which will take place in Paris from June 21 to 28, had also announced some of the prestigious guests: Ari Aster (Midsommar) and Dan Deacon (the author of the soundtrack of Twixt by Francis Ford Coppola). Just like the opening movie (After Yangby Kogonoda, with Colin Farrell and Jodie Turner-Smith) and closing (Everything Everywhere All at Oncethe new crazy comedy from “Daniels” Daniel Kwan and Daniel Scheinert, to whom we owe Swiss Army Man).

Here is now part of the selection. The six French films that will compete in the official competition will be the following:
Ardenzaby Daniela de Felice
Atlantic Barby Fanny Molins
heartbeastby Aino Suni
bad girlsby Emerance Dubas
Our ceremoniesby Simon Rieth
Rodeoby Lola Quiveron

For this 11th edition, the Champs-Elysées Film Festival is also joining forces with Tsugimag to organize concerts. Albin de Simone, Parfait, Barbara Butch and Vikken have already been announced. Finally, First is a partner of the event and organizes a contest to make you win 10×2 places for a session of your choice (excluding ceremony and masterclass), as well as a Festival Week-End pass for two people. The full program will be unveiled very soon. For more information (schedules, prices, registrations…), go to the event website.

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