21-John Desplas

Artistic Director Emeritus of the New Orleans Film Society John Desplas talks with Adam and Mike about the upcoming 21st French Film Festival at the Prytania Theatre, detailing the process of curating a film festival (in partnership with Artistic Director Clint Bowie), audience demographics, his thoughts on Kubrick and the Coen Brothers, and more, including discussion of the French Film Festival’s opening night film, “Back to Burgundy.”


Visit www.neworleansfilmsociety.org to grab tickets to the 21st French Film Festival. Enjoy 17 feature films, 5 shorts, a retrospective of the magnificent Agnes Varda, French-themed live music performances prior to screenings, and special lectures, all in the historic Prytania Theatre.