FRENCH FILM FESTIVAL – 9 to 19 November 2017
French Film Festival returns to Singapore to present the very best and latest in contemporary French cinema. From romantic comedies to heartwarming dramas, from action thrillers to animation, this year’s festival promises something for everyone. From 9 to 19 November 2017, screenings will take place at Alliance Française, Shaw Theatres and The Projector. For more information: FrenchFilmFestival.sg
FRENCH FILM FESTIVAL PROGRAMME
CLUB EUROPA (NC16) Sunday 12 Nov, 7pm
Driven by the wish to do something good – also based on a guilty conscience not being dedicated enough to ‘help’ in everyday life.
MADAME (M18) Saturday, 11 Nov, 8pm / Saturday 16 Nov, 8pm
Anne and Bob, an American couple living in Paris, organize a dinner party and invite ten friends.
IRRÉPROCHABLE (R21) Faultless Sunday, 12 Nov, 2pm / Sunday 19 Nov, 7pm
Having been fired from her old job as a real estate agent, 40 years old Constance faces severe pecuniary issues.
TOUR DE FRANCE (NC16) French Tour Friday, 10 Nov, 8pm / Sunday, 19 Nov, 11am
Far’Hook is a twenty-year-old rapper. Following a settling of scores, he’s obliged to leave Paris and lay low for a while..
L’ÉCOLE BUISSONNIÉRRE (PG) School of life Sunday, 19 Nov, 4.30pm
Paris, 1930. Paul has only seen the high walls of the orphanage, a severe building in the Parisian suburbs.
MAL DE PIERRE (R21) From The Land Of The Moon Saturday, 18 Nov, 8pm
Gabrielle has grown up among the rural petit-bourgeois, where her dream of passionate love is considered scandalous.
L’ODYSSÉE (PG) The Odyssey Thursday, 9 Nov, 8pm
1948. Jacques-Yves Cousteau, his wife, and his two sons, live in paradise, in a beautiful house looking out over the Mediterranean Sea.
PATIENTS (NC16) Step by step Friday, 17 Nov, 8pm
To wash, to dress, to walk, to play basketball, this is what Ben can no longer do when he arrives in a physiotherapy center after a serious accident.
LES CHEVALIERS BLANCS (PG13) The White Knights Saturday, 18 Nov, 11am
Jacques Arnault, head of Sud Secours NGO, is planning a high impact operation.
LE FILS DE JEAN (NC16) A Kid Wednesday, 15 Nov, 8pm
One morning, he receives a phone call and discovers that his father was Canadian and has just died
LES 2 AMIS (NC16) Two Friends Saturday, 11 Nov, 2pm / Sunday, 19 Nov, 2pm
Since he saw the mysterious and beautiful Mona, a saleswoman in a sandwich shop in the Gare du Nord, Clément, a film star, thinks only of the young woman.
LE PETIT SPIROU (PG) Little Spirou Sunday, 12 Nov, 4pm
Like every hero, the intrepid Spirou was once a kid. And when you’re a kid, you have to obey your elders.