Date(s) - 27/03/2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
LONG FRENCH FILM FESTIVAL | MARCH 2019
THEME: WOMAN’S DAY SPECIAL
The Alliance Française de Pune, as part of its Long French Film Festival, brings you a special selection of contemporary and classic French films every Wednesday, in association with Dario’s Trattoria! This month of March, enjoy our special selection of French films that bring strong female protagonists and their everyday struggles to the screen.
L’arbre sans fruit / The fruitless tree
(preceded by a short film)
by Aicha Macky, 52m
-Movie in French with English subtitles-
Wednesday, 27th March| 8 PM | Dario’s Trattoria, Kalyani Nagar
As a married but childless woman, Aicha finds herself in a situation that is totally “out of the ordinary” in her country. But just like everywhere else in the world today, Niger also experiences problems with infertility. Based on her personal story, Aicha Macki explores the private suffering of women in her situation with great sensitivity. Speaking openly as a childless woman among mothers, she breaks a taboo in Nigerien society…
In partnership with Institut Français and Dario’s Trattoria, Kalyani Nagar.