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Films on the Green 2024 | Washington, DC

Festival, Film

Marinette (2023), directed by Virginie Verrier, produced by Vigo Films, France 3 Cinéma, Pictanovo

Villa Albertine DC
Washington, D.C. ,

May 30 - June 25, 2024


From May 30 to June 25, Villa Albertine’s beloved free outdoor French film festival, Films on the Green, will return to parks across DC, featuring four captivating films that celebrate the thrill, competition, and triumph of sports.

From adrenaline-fueled horse races to the graceful strokes of swimming, the festival’s lineup offers a diverse array of sports films and stories that will resonate with audiences of all ages and interests.

Experience the resilience of real-life soccer legends Marinette Pichon and Salif Keïta Traoré, and dive into the high-stakes world of championship tournaments like Roland-Garros and the Tour de France.

Join us for an unforgettable cinematic journey centered on the power and passion of sports, set against the backdrop of D.C.’s beautiful parks!

Free and open to the public. Registration is recommended but not required.
Films begin at sunset. All films have English subtitles.

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In partnership with

Albertine Foundation

Previously known as FACE Foundation, Albertine Foundation is an American nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting French-American relations through innovative cultural and educational projects. In close partnership with the Cultural Services of the French Embassy in the United States and its arts institution Villa Albertine, Albertine Foundation promotes artistic, literary, and educational exchange and collaboration between creative professionals from both countries thanks to corporate, foundation, and individual support.

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TV5MONDE is a global French language entertainment network that showcases premium films and programs from across the world. With more than 1.5 million viewers nationwide in the USA, TV5MONDE is a renowned leader in French language entertainment.

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Capital Pride

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Environmental Film Festival

The Environmental Film Festival in the Nation’s Capital (DCEFF) is the world’s premier showcase of stories about our planet, the issues facing it, and the people working for a better tomorrow. The Festival will return to DC in March 2025, but look for news about their year-round programs at

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