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Cité Internationale Residency Program 18 Rue de l'Hôtel de ville, 75004 Paris, France
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Elevator to the Gallows Washington Park 5200 S Hyde Park Blvd Chicago, IL 60615
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Film Series
Origin Stories: Cattet & Forzani at Quad Quad Cinema 34 W. 13th Street New York, NY 10011

Young French Cinema in Baltimore

TOMORROW (DEMAIN)
Wednesday, October 4th, 2017 / 7:00pm

By Cyril Dion and Mélanie Laurent

2015 - France - 90 min
TOMORROW inspires by sharing real-life solutions to environmental challenges. From the urban farms of Detroit to progressive schools in Finland and beyond, directors Cyril Dion & Mélanie Laurent introduce us to people making a difference in the fields of food, energy, finance, democracy, and education.
With speakers from the Warnock Foundation, Baltimore Office of Sustainability, and the Baltimore Farm Alliance

 


MUCH LOVED
Tuesday, October 17th, 2017 / 7:00pm

By Nabil Ayouch

2015 - France/Morocco - 104 min
This fiction film casts an empathetic gaze on the lives of four high-end prostitutes in present-day Marrakesh. Though its subject matter is dispiriting, MUCH LOVED is ultimately uplifting as director Nabil Ayouch and his nonprofessional actresses craft unforgettable portraits of women pursuing dreams of independence.
With speakers TBA

 


SWAGGER
Tuesday, November 7th, 2017 / 7:00pm

By Olivier Babinet

2016 - France - 84 min
SWAGGER is a beautifully crafted documentary about life in the tough Paris suburb of Aulnay-sous-Bois as seen through the eyes of eleven middle school students, most of whom are first generation French citizens. Speaking as if to a trusted confidante, they talk about love, being French, life in the projects, and their visions of the future.
Co-Sponsored with and speakers from the Baltimore School for the Arts.

 

A program of Unifrance and the Cultural Services of the French Embassy in the U.S.

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