Ciné Club - LES SOUVENIRS
Wednesday 1 June 2016 at 6.00pm at the Alliance Française - St Kilda premises - BOOK NOW!
Friday 3 June 2016 at 6.30pm at the Alliance Française - CBD premises - BOOK NOW!
Screening followed by a discussion in French or in English with our teacher, Vincent Hanon
Suitable for all student levels
Includes a glass of wine on arrival
$17 Full / $12 AFM Members and current students (please log in to apply the discount)
In French with English subtitles
LES SOUVENIRS (2015) comedy-drama
Director: Jean-Paul Rouve
Starring: Michel Blanc, Annie Cordy, Mathieu Spinosi, Chantal Lauby...
While 23 years old nightporter Romain Esnart dreams about writing a great novel his father becomes a pensioner. Romain's father Michel doesn't like his new life and neither does his wife Nathalie like to have him around moping all the time. When Romain's 85 years old grandmother Madeleine runs away from a retirement home, the family friction is rocketing. Eventually Romain receives a postcard from Madeleine who visits Normandy. He borrows his father's car and joins her. As he learns she once attended a certain school when she was a little girl. Thanks to an understanding female young teacher she is allowed to get to know the pupils who are now as old as she was when she had to leave back then. Yet in the end it turns out that all this joy has been too exciting for her health. Time has come for Romain to say adieu.
You may also like...
Term 2 French courses starting now!!
18 April to 27 June 2018
10-week French courses for adults, high school students and children.
In St Kilda and in the CBD.
18 April - 16 May 2018
An exhibition by French artist François Réau
Eildon Gallery, Alliance Française de Melbourne
Discussing Simone de Beauvoir
Mon 7 May 2018
A discussion with actor Jillian Murray and director Suzanne Chaundry about French feminist Simone de Beauvoir.
Thanks for sharing! / Merci pour le partage!