Sunday, March 11, 2018

Movie Afternoon in French - March 18, 2018

We're going to see a movie in French! "Les Mauvaises herbes" is a Quebec comedy by director Louis Bélanger, starring Alexis Martin, Gilles Renaud and Emmanuelle Lussier-Martinez.

Jacques is a stage actor who's struggling under a huge debt burden owed to Patenaude, a Montreal loan shark. While running away from the mobster at his heels, he ends up, in the middle of winter, on land belonging to Simon, a quasi-hermit with a totally illegal marijuana grow-op.

The movie will be shown in the original French-language version, with Italian sub-titles. Part of the IX edition of the FRANCOFILM festival. 

When: Sun., Mar. 18, 2018
Time & Meeting Point: meet Marielle and Michèle in front of the Centre at 4:45 pm. The movie starts at 5.
Where: Institut français Centre Saint Louis, Largo Toniolo 22 (between Piazza Navona and the Pantheon).
Cost: Admission is free, while seats last.