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Tuesday 24th March 2020
Le Havre – POSTPONED
This event has been postponed because of Covid-19. Apologies and we’ll let you know the rearranged date asap.
(Re)discover with us French drama ‘Le Havre’ on Tuesday 24th March. In French with English subtitles – Free event but ticketed! Tickets from Eventbrite.
In this warmhearted portrait of the French harbor city that gives the film its name, fate throws young African refugee Idrissa (Blondin Miguel) into the path of Marcel Marx (André Wilms), a well-spoken bohemian who works as a shoeshiner. With innate optimism and the unwavering support of his community, Marcel stands up to officials doggedly pursuing the boy for deportation. A political fairy tale that exists somewhere between the reality of contemporary France and the classic cinema of Jean-Pierre Melville and Marcel Carné, Le Havre is a charming, deadpan delight.
Hosted by Alliance Française Glasgow and Glasgow West End Free Film Festival.