The American Cinema Festival

For cinema lovers!

Every September, Deauville becomes American and hosts the American Cinema Festival.

Since its inception in 1975, the Festival is held every September and showcases the best of American cinema.

Professionals and cinema buffs get together for a sneak preview of films, meet stars and attend master classes given by famous directors.

The festival organises a competition for a selection of long and short films, and also screens and promotes independent American cinema.

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