This December, Alliance Française brings you the best of the French Film Festival 2020. From a comedy to a thriller, get a chance to catch the selection of movies from 17 to 20 December – back by popular demand!
APPEARANCES: Thursday 17 December 08:00 pm & Saturday 19 December 08:30 pm.
DIRECTOR: Marc Fitoussi
CAST: Karin Viard, Benjamin Biolay, Lucas Englander, Pascale Arbillot
GENRE: Drama, Thriller
RUNNING TIME: 108 min
RATING: M18 (Sexual Scene and Some Nudity)
Synopsis: Ève and Henri are among the happy few of the French community in Vienna. They are “la crème de la crème”. The perfect picture crumbles when Ève discovers that Henri is cheating on her. On an impulse, she finds revenge with Jonas, a perfect young Austrian guy. But he’s not who she thought he was. This will lead them to an irreversible spiral.
MY DONKEY, MY LOVER AND I: Friday 18 December 08:00 pm&Sat 19 December 06:00 pm
Official Selection of the Cannes International Film Festival 2020
DIRECTOR: Caroline Vignal
CAST: Laure Calamy, Benjamin Lavernhe from La Comédie Française, Olivia Côte
GENRE: Comedy / Romance
RUNNING TIME: 93 min
RATING: NC16 (Sexual Scene and Some Coarse Language)
Synopsis: Antoinette, a teacher, is looking forward to her long-planned summer holidays with her secret lover Vladimir, the father to one of her students. When she learns that Vladimir cannot come because his wife organized a surprise trekking in the Cévennes National Park with their daughter, Antoinette decides to follow their track, with her stubborn donkey.
AILO’S JOURNEY: Sunday 20 December 4:30 pm
DIRECTOR: Guillaume Maidatchevsky
GENRE: For Young Ones / Documentary
RUNNING TIME: 86 min
Synopsis: Follow the incredible odyssey of a newborn reindeer in Lapland. The vulnerable little one must learn to survive and overcome the challenges that stand in his way in the stunning landscapes of Scandinavian Lapland.
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