PFFF

Centre culturel francophone de l'Okanagan

 

Petit French Films Festival!

Petit French Films Festival is back this year with a series of 3 films presented at the Rotary Centre for the Arts from February 22nd to March 23d 2022.

Where : Rotary Centre for the Arts – Mary Irwin Theatre, 421 avenue Cawston, Kelowna

Fee : Your ticket includes one admission for the movie.

  • CCFO Member – $ 12 + ticket fees + GST = $ 14,25
  • General admission – $ 15 + ticket fees + GS
  • UBCO Students – Free (with valid student ID)

Restrictions : Proof of full vaccination (2 shots) are mandatory.

* Final sale – No refund will be issued, unless the event is canceled by the CCFO.

Movie : Une révision, 96 min (Catherine Therrien, 2021)

Original French version + English subtitles

« Etienne, a philosophy teacher, gives lessons to his very enlightened students. One day, one of his students, Nacira, decides to put his lessons into practice, more precisely the questioning. It is then that she embarks on a journey that challenges her deepest convictions. »

Date : Tuesday February 22nd 2022 at 7 PM – Doors open at 6:30 PM


Film : Maria Chapdelaine, 159 min (Sébastien Pilote, 2021)

Original French version + English subtitles.

« Maria Chapdelaine, a young 16 years woman, lives with her family on a piece of land on the banks of the Péribonka River in rural Quebec in the 1910s. True pioneers, the Chapdelaine family works tirelessly to push back the limits of the forest. »

Date : Wednesday March 9th 2022 at 7 PM – Doors open at 6:30 PM


Film : Les oiseaux ivres, 104 min (Ivan Grbovic, 2021)

Original French version + English subtitles.

« Willy’s quest to find Marlena, his lost love, takes him from Mexico to Canada, where he is hired as a seasonal worker at the Bécotte farm, near Montreal. »

Date : Wednesday March 23rd 2022 at 7 PM – Doors open at 6:30 PM