International Council for Film,Television
and Audiovisual Communication (ICFT)



City of Lights, City of Angels (COLCOA)



Location: California, USA
Founding year: 1996

COLCOA is committed to promoting new French ?lms in the U.S. and to showcasing the vitality and the diversity of French cinema in Hollywood The Festival takes place every year in April at the Directors Guild of America theater complex in Hollywood, California.
COLCOA was created by The Franco-American Cultural Fund, a unique collaborative e?ort of the Directors Guild of America, the Motion Picture Association, the Writers Guild of America West, and France¡¯s Society of Authors, Composers and Publishers of Music (SACEM).
It is also supported by l¡¯Association des Auteurs-R¨¦alisateurs-Producteurs (ARP), the Film and TV O?ce of the French Embassy in Los Angeles and UNIFRANCE.