FRENCH FILM FESTIVAL – 9 to 19 November 2017

 

The 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

 

 

 

 

CE QUI NOUS LIE (M18)
Back to Burgundy

Tuesday 14 Nov, 8pm / Saturday 18 Nov, 2pm

Jean left his family and his native Burgandy ten years ago to tour the world.

SEULS (NC16)
Alone

 Sunday 11 Nov, 5pmSaturday 18 Nov, 5pm 

Leïla, 16, wakes up in an empty city. Where are her parents?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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.

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