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Feb 19
A Discussion on Leïla Slimani's New Book Strand Book Store, 828 Broadway, New York, NY 10003
Isabelle Huppert in The Mother ATLANTIC THEATER COMPANY LINDA GROSS THEATER 336 West 20th Street
Feb 20
Something Is Happening The Avalon Theatre 5612 Connecticut Avenue NW Washington, DC 20015

Young French Cinema in Baltimore

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


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


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.