Films (all w/English subtitles) will be shown in the French House Common Room (second floor of King Hall) unless otherwise noted. All are welcome! Refreshments will be served!
October 25, 8:00 P.M., Intouchables
This 2011 film, directed by Olivier Nakache and Éric Toledano, is based on a true story of friendship between an aristocrat, who has become a quadriplegic from a paragliding accident, and the young man from the projects whom he has hired to be his caretaker.
November 21, 8:00 P.M., Les Choristes
This 2004 drama, directed by Christophe Barratier, tells the heart-warming story of a kind and gifted music teacher who makes a difference in the lives of his troubled students in a boy’s reform school.
December 19, 8:00 P.M., Le père Noël est une ordure
This 1982 French comedy, directed by Jean Marie Poiré, tells the story of two neurotics working for a suicide hotline on the night of Christmas Eve. They get caught up in a catastrophe when a pregnant woman, her abusive boyfriend, and a transvestite visit their office.