22nd Annual Newport Beach Film Festival French Spotlight


French A L.A Carte Blog is happy to once again be partnering with Newport Beach Film Festival - French Spotlight October 21-28, 2021. The French Spotlight will be held on October 26th from 7:45 -9:50 PM with a special screening of a French Film entitled Love Affair(s) (see trailer and details below) From October 21st … Continue reading 22nd Annual Newport Beach Film Festival French Spotlight

On The Verge – a New Series on Netflix created by Julie Delpy


Vive les femmes! On the Verge... Vive les femmes! Julie Delpy is a prolific French-American actress, screenwriter, director which I loved seeing in the film 2 Days in Paris (2007) among her other 30 films. She brings a fresh and natural charm with lots of personality to the screen which is refreshing in Hollywood. She … Continue reading On The Verge – a New Series on Netflix created by Julie Delpy

Emily in Paris Returns for Round 2


Well, it's in the can Emily in Paris will be back for round two or "deux" as announced by Netflix in November 2020. Production filming in Paris began in May 2021 and just ended this month. There's no official release date yet, except for the trailer and we can most likely expect season 2 shortly … Continue reading Emily in Paris Returns for Round 2

Binge-Worthy French Series On Netflix


These are in my personal opinion, the most binge-worthy ( as we say in the U.S) French series on Netflix that I thoroughly enjoyed. These series stood out from the rest for me and hooked me in completely. What they all have in common is first of all, an incredible cast of actors, superbly crafted … Continue reading Binge-Worthy French Series On Netflix

L’Agence or the Parisian Agency on Netflix


There's a new kid on the block in the French Netflix Series! It's called L'Agence or The Parisian Agency. Season 1 is entitled Exclusive Properties and in the first 5 episodes we meet the Kretz family. Olivier and Sandrine and their four sons, Martin, Valentin, and Louis as well as Raphael the younger teen still … Continue reading L’Agence or the Parisian Agency on Netflix

Lupin Part 3 is Confirmed


No sooner had audiences finished savoring the last episode of Lupin Part 2 after a 6 month wait that an announcement flashed on the screen as we wondered "is this it?" "Assane is always one step ahead. Lupin will return for Part 3". This was confirmed on Twitter by a French journalist and the actor … Continue reading Lupin Part 3 is Confirmed

Amazing French Movies on Amazon Prime


Amazon Prime Video also has a very nice selection to rent or buy  (I hear there's a collection of about 150 films and every genre). With an Amazon Prime membership all the movies are free and if you're just signing up you get to try Amazon Prime FREE for 30 days, not a bad deal! You'll … Continue reading Amazing French Movies on Amazon Prime

25 Popular French Series on Netflix


Some series are worth watching again until new ones come along and some are just plain binge-worthy. I prefer real life drama, comedies, and action and not so much the dark gloomy ones so I listed just a few in this genre. If you are learning French there's no better way than to improve your … Continue reading 25 Popular French Series on Netflix

Netflix Announces Release of Lupin Part 2


Lupin the French Netflix original series created by George Kay and starring Omar Sy, Ludivine Sagnier, Clotilde Hesme  inspired by the adventures of Arsène Lupin a fictional gentleman thief and master of disguise is a 10 episodes series  split up in 2 parts. Lupin Part 1 was released on Netflix early January 8th, 2021 with the first 5 … Continue reading Netflix Announces Release of Lupin Part 2

Lupin Top 10 New Release on Netflix


Lupin the new French series on Netflix premiered a few days ago on January 8, 2021, and is already ranked in the top 10 best New Releases. Viewers are raving about Lupin and want more! Created by George Kay and starring Omar Sy, Ludivine Sagnier, Clotilde Hesme, Lupin is inspired by the adventures of Arsène Lupin … Continue reading Lupin Top 10 New Release on Netflix