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To celebrate the Francophonie Festival, the Luckman will host the Alliance Française’s Festinema Junior French Youth Film Festival. Inspired by a program developed in France by the Ministry of Education in order to discover, understand, and promote an appreciation for cinema. The Festinema program aims to introduce young audiences to world cinema and international culture, integrate film as a learning tool, offer a chance to see a foreign language film, and to teach young people to think critically through film analysis. This unique program offers students of all ages and backgrounds the opportunity to expand their international horizons. The Institut Français, the Fondation Alliance Française, the French Cultural Services of the Embassy of France, the Délégation Générale of the Alliance Française in the US, TV5 Monde, Kids Trail are the sponsors of this festival. Film selections will be announced in February.