Category Archives: French Film Series

10 Oct

French Film Series (November 29th): À la folie… pas du tout / He Loves Me… He Loves Me Not

À la folie… pas du tout / He Loves Me… He Loves Me Not

Directed by Laetitia Colombani, 2003

Angélique, an art student, falls in love with a married doctor and attempts to persuade him to leave his wife. When seen from the doctor’s perspective, however, things are not as they initially seemed.

Location and time: Stafford Auditorium (Rector) at 7pm

Date: Wednesday, November 29th

10 Oct

French Film Series (November 8th): OSS 117 : Le Caire, nid d’espions / OSS 117: Cairo, Nest of Spies

OSS 117 : Le Caire, nid d’espions / OSS 117: Cairo, Nest of Spies

Directed by Michel Hazanavicius, 2006

In this spy comedy film, Hubert Bonisseur de la Bath (secret agent OSS 117) goes to Cairo in 1955 to investigate the disappearance of his friend Jack Jefferson, another agent, and a Soviet cargo ship.

Location and time: Stafford Auditorium (Rector) at 7pm

Date: Wednesday, November 8th

10 Oct

French Film Series (October 11th): Bienvenue chez les Ch’tis / Welcome to the Sticks

Bienvenue chez les Ch’tis / Welcome to the Sticks

Directed by Dany Boon, 2008

The manager of the postal service in Provence wants to move to the sunny seaside but is instead sent by the management to northern France for two years. He moves north without his family, unhappy at the prospect of living in this inhospitable place. But, he is surprised to discover that it is better than he had imagined.

Location and time: Stafford Auditorium (Rector) at 7pm

Date: Wednesday, October 11th