The 17th edition of the French Film Days kicks off today in Bucharest. According to a press release quoted by Mediafax, for the first time in the festival’s history, the audience will be encouraged to vote for the favourite feature out of the eight competing movies. The best feature will win the TV5 Monde audience prize. The festival will end on November 10, but not before touring in Timisoara, Cluj-Napoca, Iasi, Sibiu and Oradea. The 9th edition of the Days of the Polish Film in Bucharest will start on Saturday. Till November 6 they are to screen seven films at the Studio Cinema. The Polish Institute of Bucharest for this year’s edition chose films about the Poles’ everyday life, about their el problems, about love, about family life, about inter-human relations.