Movies In Focus will be covering the 2021 Paris International Film Festival when it runs online from 4 February – 14 February.
This year the jury is made up of Academy Award Nominee Jeff Arch (Sleepless in Seattle), AMAA Award-Winning Dakore Egbuson-Akande, Director Bobby Roth (Prison Break, Lost), Producer Jeff Riviera (Forever My Lady), Chesley Heymsfield (Louisiana IFF Executive Director) and Carrie Bernans (Black Panther).
The aim of the festival is to introduce new cinematic voices in independent cinema. The festival puts French and international filmmakers with a positive message under the spotlight, offering up an eclectic mix of films.
For the 2021 edition, the Paris International Film Festival will present diversity-inclusive films of all genres, with 44 films and TV pilots, of which 27 are directed by female-identifying filmmakers (60%) and 15 are first-time directors’ (34%).
Pick your passes up here and check out the trailer below…