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French film fest offers many forms of nourishment

Pleasures abound for the 18th annual Boston French Film Festival, and not just because one of the best films (“Haute Cuisine”) is a love letter to cooking and food and another (“You Will Be My Son”) whisks us off to a sprawling family winery in Bordeaux.

Other highlights among the 22 works screening at this year’s event, which runs July 11-28 at the Museum of Fine Arts, are two films about the Jewish experience in France and a pair of period pieces about women rebelling against imprisonment, one literal and one psychological.

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