Are you an aspiring or emerging cinephile in love with French cinema? During the 25th edition of Rendez-Vous with French Cinema on March 5-15, UniFrance and Film at Lincoln Center invite attendees between 18 to 30 years of age to write a review in our contest, sponsored by Frenchly, a web magazine for Francophiles in the U.S., and a part of the French Morning Media Group.

The best review, as decided by a FLC and UniFrance panel, will win a trip to Paris, offered by UniFrance, and a free TV5MONDE subscription for one year. Plus the review will be published on Frenchly and Film at Lincoln Center websites.

Any movie playing during the festival is eligible to review. Check out the complete line-up and schedule.


  • Age: Must be 18-30 years of age
  • Format : Submit one review, in English, of 800 words or less about a Rendez-Vous with French Cinema 2020 selection
  • Deadline: Friday, March 13th at 12:00pm
  • Contact: Please send your review in the body of the email to
  • Awards:
    • The winning review will be selected by a UniFrance & Film at Lincoln Center panel
    • The awarded review will be announced by March 18th, 2020.
    • Grand Prize:
      • One round-trip flight NY-Paris offered by UniFrance
      • One yearly TV5MONDE subscription
      • Publication of the article on Frenchly and Film at Lincoln Center’s FilmLinc Daily

Ticket Information

Tickets are now on sale. Tickets are $17; $12 for members, students, and seniors; Opening Night tickets are $25; $20 for members, seniors, and students. A special $50 Student All-Access Pass is also available.