Yes, the on-screen title is '? About Fakes'. If IMDB wants to follow their own logic, the main title should be changed--that's the bottom line. IMDB looks hypocritical and stubborn for not changing it.
Personally, I like 'Vérités et mensonges' better, but it makes little sense to say that is the main title of this movie. For what it's worth, the movie was known as 'F for Fake' while it was being shot--'F for Fake' was the on-set title, appearing on papers and charts and such (this according to the Criterion DVD commentary).
Just because Welles shot the framing sequences of this in France does not mean that a French title should be used. If in a sense this is more a "French" movie than any other NATIONALITY, it is still an English-LANGUAGE film. Based on the logic IMDB is using for this movie, however, they may as well retitle 'The Third Man' to 'Der dritte Mann', because, after all, that film was shot primarily in Austria.
Sometimes I think IMDB just tries to be obscure in hopes of seeming more knowledgeable, worldly and sophisticated. It helps to counteract the fact that meanwhile, a few sub-pages over, you'll see most every new comic book movie getting ratings of 8.0 and above.
All you morons haven't read or understood what fultoncharlie has quoted - that it is what the film was called ON IT'S first theatrical screening that matters - for the sake of consistency. None of you have any proof whatever that the name was F for Fake on that screening. It doesn't MATTER what it's called on all the DVDs in the world or all the screenings AFTER that first one. It's because if you're serious you need RULES - even though in some cases the result is a bit unsatisfactory. How hard is it to understand? And if you confuse the facts on this site with USER ratings, that you and me can influence, then you really haven't got anything right.
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Hmn. IMDb DID change the main title to "?: About Fakes" some years back per my request, and called "F for Fake" a "promotional title". Looks like the administrators caved in to all the complaints and changed it back.