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French Institute Alliance Francaise

55 E. 59th St. New York, NY 10022 | East 50s | 212-355-6100

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The French Institute's movie theater is located at Florence Gould Hall on East 59th Street, one block south of the institute itself. The theater typically shows films on Tuesdays (or Cinema Tuesdays, as they're known here); it's a good place to catch up on missed French films from the past three or four years, and to see classics on 35mm prints. The steeply graded, stair-heavy auditorium has sort of a lecture-hall vibe, but the seating (intentionally or not) is stadium-style.


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