Ciné-club: The French Connection?
Fri 15 November - 6pm
@ AF Manchester
£2 (members) / £3 (non-members)
From 1 November to 10 December, discover a selection of 7 drama and documentary filmmaking from all over the Francophonie! In partnership with Cornerhouse, the new 'The French Connection?' season will show you the diversity of French-speaking cultures in cinema.
15 November: El Medina by Yousry Nasrallah
(FR EG, 1999, 108 mins)
A young Egyptian with acting ambitions leaves his country for France with dreams of becoming a movie star, much to the disgust of his father, who wants him to move to Saudi Arabia and get rich.
Films in original version with English subtitles - drinks and nibbles served after the film.
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