Date(s) - 09/01/2020 - 16/01/2020
The Alliance Française de Pune and Institut Français are bringing you three French films at the Pune International Film Festival 2020.
The following films shall be featured this year:-
- To the Ends of the World (French: Les Confins du Monde) is a 2018 French film directed by Guillaume Nicloux. Duration : 1h43m
Indochina-war, 1945: French Robert is the only survivor of a massacre in which his brother has perished. Blinded by revenge, Robert rejoins the forces in search of the assassins. But meeting the young Indochinese Maï disrupts his mission.
2. Talking about Trees (2019), Directed by Suhaib Gasmelbari | Duration : 1h 30 m | Documentary
Four older Sudanese filmmakers with passion for film battle to bring cinema-going back to Sudan, not without resistance. Their ‘Sudanese Film Club’ have decided to revive an old cinema, and again draw attention to Sudanese film history.
3. M(2019), directed by Yolande Zauberman on 20th March 2019 | Documentary | 1h 46 m
“M” like Menahem, child prodigy with a golden voice, abused by members of his community who adulated him. Fifteen years later, he returns to look for the culprits, in his hometown of Bnei Brak, the world capital of ultra-Orthodox Jews.
But it is also the return to a world he loved so much, on a path where speech becomes free … a reconciliation.
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