American Fringe 5

13 November 2020 | 18:30 – 23:00

Location: Cinémathèque Française, 51 rue de Bercy, Paris 12e

We are honored that the Cinémathèque française has chosen to feature our film festival American Fringe in a special series of home-viewing offerings each day from November 13-20. Curated by Richard Peña and Livia Bloom Ingram, all American Fringe films are in English with French subtitles. For further information and films:

Now available:
Tired Moonlight, directed by Britni West (2015):

American Fringe 5, the fifth edition of the Arts Arena-produced festival of ultra-independent American films, curated by Richard Peña, Director Emeritus of the New York Film Festival and Professor of Film Practices at Columbia University, and Livia Bloom Ingram, Vice-President of Icarus Films. In partnership with La Cinémathèque française and Festival d’Automne.
Each of the eight selected films will be followed by a Q&A with the director. All films are in English with French subtitles.

Free of charge for Arts Arena members.
For others, tickets at

Camperforce Brett Story, Jessica Bruder / USA / 2017 Sat. 14 nov 18h30
Death and Bowling Lyle Kash / USA / 2020 Sat. 14 nov 21h15
Erotic Fire of the Unattainable Frank Vitale / USA / 2019 Sat. 14 nov 16h00
Film About a Father Who Lynne Sachs / USA / 2020 Fri. 13 nov 21h15
Higher Love Hasan Oswald / USA / 2020 Sun. 15 nov 20h15
Jasper Mall Bradford Thomason, Brett Whitcomb / USA / 2019 Sat. 14 nov 18h30
La Bonita Maria del Mar Rosario / USA / 2018 Sat. 14 nov 21h15
One Bedroom Darien Sills-Evans / USA / 2018 Sun. 15 nov 16h00
Residuestrong Merawi Gerima / USA / 2020 Fri. 13 nov 19h00
Rocio D Ario Guererro / USA / 2019 Sun. 15 nov 18h30
Squirrel Alex Kavutskiy / USA / 2019 Sun.15 nov 16h00

A special ArtsArenaPLUS members event will be held with the directors of the eight selected films.