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Tournées Film Festival opened at Los Angeles Pierce College on Nov 1, 2018

Photo by Doreen Clay

Opening Day of Tournées Film Festival at Los Angeles Pierce College Nov 1st
In the photo above from left to right, Olivier Ngo, Higher Education and French Language Attaché, Consulate General of France in Los Angeles, Dr. Larry Buckley, Interim President, Pierce College, Dr. Denis Pra, Assistant Professor of French, Pierce College
Photo by Doreen Clay

Los Angeles Pierce College hosted Tournées Film Festival November 1st, 2nd and 8th, 2018 featuring The Workshop, The Crime of Monsieur Lange, Timbuktu, Frantz, I Am Not Your Negro, and Faces Places.  Q&A's followed each screening, as well as pastry tasting sessions.

Opening Day was November 1st, 2018, and began at 4:00 pm with a Welcome by Lawrence G. Buckley, PhD Interim President, Los Angeles Pierce College and an Introduction by Olivier Ngo, Higher Education and French Language Attaché, Consulate General of France in Los Angeles

All events which were free and open to the public were very well attended.

Special thanks to Los Angeles Pierce College, Dr. Lawrence G. Buckley, Dr. Denis Pra,  Professor Donna Accardo, and all those involved in organizing this very successful 2018 edition of Tournées Film Festival !

SCHEDULE

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 1
4:00 – 6:30 pm
L’ATELIER / THE WORKSHOP (2017)
Followed by a Q&A with Prof. Fernando Oleas Department of Modern Languages

6:30 – 7:00 pm
French Pastry Tasting Pascal Pâtisserie & Café

7:00 – 9:30 pm
LE CRIME DE MONSIEUR LANGE /
THE CRIME OF MONSIEUR LANGE (1936)
Followed by a Q&A with Prof. Ken Windrum Media Arts Department

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 2
4:00 – 6:30 pm TIMBUKTU (2014)
Followed by a Q&A with Prof. Kassem Nabulsi
Department of Political Science

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 8
1:30 – 4:00 pm FRANTZ (2016)
Followed by a Q&A with Prof. Donna Accardo English & ESL Department
4:00 – 4:30 pm French Pastry Tasting Pascal Pâtisserie & Café
4:30 – 6:30 pm

I AM NOT YOUR NEGRO (2017)
Followed by a Q&A with Prof. Christopher Strickland Department of History 6:30 – 7:00 pm Refreshments

7:00 – 9:30 pm VISAGES VILLAGES / FACES PLACES (2017)
Followed by a Q&A with Prof. Monika Ramirez Wee
Department of Art and Architecture
With special guest Mathieu Demy, Actor, Film Director and son of Agnès Varda

 

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