New Meetup: French movie and joint event with Film meetup

From: Brian
Sent on: Wednesday, July 15, 2009 6:27 AM
Announcing a new Meetup for The New York French Language Meetup Group!

What: French movie and joint event with Film meetup

When: September 5,[masked]:00 PM

Where: (A location has not been chosen yet.)

Hello !

Here is the chance to watch a wonderful movie: "A Very Long Engagement" ("Un Long Dimanche des Fian?ailles" - France, 2004) in a private venue!

Movie was nominated for TWO Oscars: Best Achievement in Cinematography and Best Achievement in Art Direction - and for a good reason!

Be ready to enjoy great cinematography here

You will certainly like this movie, a winner of 16 awards and 21 nominations in important film festivals around the world. See full list of awards ---> HERE

THIS MOVIE EVENT IS in a space exclusive for us, a 120" projection screen and cinema-like sound system!. Price includes a drink - a great deal!

This will be a joint event with our dear friends from The Foreign Film Club

IN FRENCH LANGUAGE (and some German) WITH GOOD ENGLISH SUBTITLES. All levels are welcome!


Amelie's Audrey Tautou stars as Mathilde, a young Frenchwoman who vows to find out what happened to her missing fiance (Gaspard Ulliel) during World War I. He appears to have died after a court-martial, but she needs to know for sure. As she looks for the truth, she discovers unexpected things about herself and the people she meets along the way. Jean-Pierre Jeunet directs this adaptation of Sebastien Japrisot's novel.


Director: Jean-Pierre Jeunet

Cast: Audrey Tautou, Gaspard Ulliel, Jodie Foster, Dominique Pinon, Chantal Neuwirth, Andr? Dussolier, Ticky Holgado, Marion Cotillard, etc.

Length: 130 minutes

Tagline: "Never let go"

Original release date: 2004 - Country: France


Movie Trailer (2:09 min)

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A great place with our own bar, bathrooms, large projection screen and wonderful sound system. Please arrive in venue and go to the upper floor, where event will take place.


Saturday, September 5th, 2009

5.00 pm: Door opens. Please arrive in venue, upper floor

6.00 pm: I will briefly talk about the movie

6.05 pm: Movie starts

8.15 pm: Movie ends. Conversation & social event!

9.00 pm: event officially ends, you can stay if you wish

Your RSVP is only valid to reserve a spot if you pay in advance


Just $12.75 (includes a drink!) in advance will guarantee you a spot. Otherwise, please pay $15 in cash at the door. Link to pay is at the top of this page ("Pay with PayPal" link).

You will get:

- A seat to watch the movie

- A coupon for one drink (wine, beer, soft drink, etc).

- Conversation/social before and after movie! Chance to mingle and meet others and make new friends!

Note about tipping: Tips to bartender or waitress are not included. Please kindly tip him when you redeem the drink coupon

If you arrive after 7.00 pm, price will be $10 (even if you arrive after movie ended), a drink is included


1) PLEASE DO NOT ARRIVE LATE. Be considered to other members & organizers!.

2) Please turn off your cell phone/beeper when movie starts

See you!

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