Ciné Club: "Cinema d’ailleurs"

Nouvelle formule du Ciné Club!

1 mois - 1 cycle - 4 films

Projection le mardi à 15h00

Présentation + projection + discussion le mercredi à 18h30

La Répétition by Catherine Corsini - 1st at 6.30 pm

(96 min)

Deux amies d’enfance, Louise (Pascale BUSSIERES) et Nathalie (Emmanuelle BEART), rêvent de brûler les planches. Adolescentes, elles se disputent brutalement pour ne plus jamais se revoir. Mais dix ans plus tard, leurs chemins se croisent de nouveau. Louise est devenue prothésiste dentaire, Nathalie, comédienne. A la fois subjuguée et mal à l’aise face à la réussite de son amie, Louise décide de vivre son rêve de jeunesse par procuration. Une passion dévorante et sans limite va la pouser à s’immiscer dans la vie de Nathalie...

Abouna by Mahamat-Saleh Haroun - 7th at 3 pm & 8th at 6.30 pm

(81 min)

Waking up one morning, Tahir and Amine learn that their Father has left the house under mysterious circumstances. They are all the more disappointed by this because that same day he was to referee a football match between two teams of neighbourhood children. They decide to go off in search of him, beginning a long, wandering journey through the city to the various places he used to go. When exhaustion sets in, they take refuge in cinemas, where, one evening, they think they recognize their father on the screen. The two bothers steal the film real...

West Beyrouth by Ziad Douerri - 21st at 3 pm & 22nd at 6.30 pm

(105 min)

In April, 1975, civil war breaks out; Beirut is partitioned along a Moslem-Christian line. Tarek is in high school, making Super 8 movies with his friend, Omar. At first the war is a lark: school has closed, the violence is fascinating, getting from West to East is a game. His mother wants to leave; his father refuses. Tarek spends time with May, a Christian, orphaned and living in his building. By accident, Tarek goes to an infamous brothel in the war-torn Olive Quarter, meeting its legendary madam, Oum Walid. He then takes Omar and May there using her underwear as a white flag for safe passage. Family tensions rise. As he comes of age, the war moves inexorably from adventure to tragedy...

Satin Rouge by Raja Amari - 28th at 3 pm & 29th at 6.30 p

(100 min)

After the death of her husband, Lilia’s life revolves solely around her teenage daughter, Salma. Whilst looking for Salma late one night, Lilia stumbles upon a belly dance cabaret and though initially reserved and taken aback by the culture of the place, Lilia gets consistently drawn back to it. She befriends one of the belly dancers and is encouraged into dancing for the audience. Lilia also starts a romance with one of the cabaret’s musicians, who unbeknown to both of them, is also romancing Salma...

Online 06/03/2006

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