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The Connection

The Connection 550A stylish, 70's-period crime thriller, this story tells of real-life Marseille magistrate Pierre Michel (Jean Dujardin, THE ARTIST, WOLF OF WALL STREET) and his relentless crusade to dismantle the most notorious drug smuggling operation in history: the French Connection. In his crosshairs is a charismatic and wealthy kingpin who runs the largest underground heroin trade into the States. The European flipside to William Friedkin’s THE FRENCH CONNECTION, Cédric Jimenez’s 'The Connection' was shot entirely on 35mm. (2015, France/Belgium, 135m, digital, Alamo Drafthouse)

Starts June 5