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Ciné-Club

 Every month, Ciné-Club of the Alliance Française of Madras screens two movies,
in French, with English subtitles.
It’s FREE and open to ALL !!
Take a look at the schedule and join us at the Edouard Michelin Auditorium.

Passes available on eventjini.com

This month, the two movies screened are Les enfants du Paradis : Boulevard du crime & Les enfants du Paradis : L’homme blanc

See the details and the trailers below:


 
Les enfants du Paradis : Boulevard du crime

Director: Marcel Carné

1943 | 1h35min | Comedy

February 8th : 7 pm

Synopsis :

Paris 1828, under the reign of Louis-Philippe. “Le Boulevard du Temple”, renamed as “Le Boulevard du Crime”, is the preferred place for walkers and street artists. It was there that Garance met Frédérick Lemaître, a budding actor, and the mime artist Baptiste Deburau. A love triangle plays among them, in parallel with their first steps in the world of theatre and success…

 

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Les enfants du Paradis : L’homme blanc

Director: Marcel Carné

1943 | 1h35min | Comedy

February 22nd : 7 pm

Synopsis :

Continuation of the first part of “Enfants du Paradis”. After Garance married Count de Montray, Frédérick Lemaitre became one of the kings of the boulevard.  Baptiste Debureau marries Nathalie, of whom he begets a little boy, and rejoices every night at the Funambules. One evening, the Count quarrels with Frederick and Baptiste sees Garance again…