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Tournées Film Festival returns to Los Angeles Pierce College

Tournées Film Festival is returning to Los Angeles Pierce College in November 2019 with Le Retour du Heros (Return of the Hero), Le Corbeau (The Raven), Polina, Les Quatre Soeurs (Shoah : Four Sisters), 120 Battements Par Minute (BPM), and Tazzeka. There will be Q&A's following each screening, as well as food tasting sessions!

Opening Day is November 6th, 2019, and begins at 3:00 pm with a Welcome by Juan Carlos Astorga, Dean of Student Engagement, Los Angeles Pierce College and an Introduction by Olivier Ngo, Higher Education and French Language Attaché, Consulat Général of France in Los Angeles.

Screenings will take place in the Great Hall and are free and open to the public!


SCHEDULE

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 6
3:00 – 5:00 pm
LE RETOUR DU HEROS / RETURN OF THE HERO (2018)
Followed by a Q&A with Prof. Donna Acardo, Department of English & ESL

5:00 – 6:00 pm
French Pastry Tasting (Pascal Pâtisserie et Café) with French songs by Mirayda Levi

6:00 – 8:00 pm
LE CORBEAU / THE RAVEN (1943)
Followed by a Q&A with Prof. Prof. Sheryl Nomelli, Department of History

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 7
1:00 – 3:00 pm
POLINA (2016)
Followed by a Q&A with Prof. Brian Moe, Department of Dance

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 13
3:00 – 5:00 pm
LES QUATRE SOEURS / SHOAH : FOUR SISTERS (2018)
Followed by a Q&A with Prof. Jennifer Rosenberg & Professor Christine Ersig-Marcus, Department of Communication

5:00-6:00pm : French Pastry Tasting (Pascal Pâtisserie et Café)

6:00 – 8:30pm
120 BATTEMENTS PAR MINUTE / BPM (2017)
Followed by a Q&A with Beth Benne, Director of Student Health Center & Prof. Curt Duffy, Department of English & ESL

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 14
6:00 – 7:00pm
Moroccan Food Tasting & Closing Reception with Dr. Alexis Montevirgen, Los Angeles Pierce College President 

7:00 – 9:00pm
TAZZEKA (2018)
Followed by a Q&A with Prof. Fernando Oleas, Department of Modern Languages & Khadija Khamsi, French Club

All films are with English subtitles.