French Film Screening: "Bienvenue chez les Chtis" ("Welcome to the Stick")

Dany Boon (2010)

December 11, 2012 - 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm (already occurred)
Newport House, Common Room

Philippe Abrams is the happy manager of the postal service in a charming town in the South of France. He does everything to get a job at an office on the Mediterranean seaside to make his depressed wife happy. The trouble is that he is caught red-handed while trying to scam an inspector. Philippe is immediately banished to the distant unheard town of Bergues, in the Far North of France. Leaving his child and wife behind, the man sets out for his frightening destination, a dreadfully cold place inhabited by hard-drinking, unemployed rednecks, speaking an incomprehensible dialect called Ch'ti...

Contact Info

Ms. Roberta S. Helinski (Bobbie)
413-542-2317
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