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The Belier Family and A Trip to the Moon

Join us for two French treats! Our afternoon begins with the French short film: A Trip to the Moon (Star Film: 1902) -15 minutes- Hand-Tinted 

Followed by our Feature: The Belier Family

(Mars Distribution: 1999) -105 minutes- France (English subtitles) 

In the Bélier family, sixteen-year-old Paula is an indispensable interpreter for her deaf parents and brother on a daily basis, especially in the running of the family farm. One day, a music teacher discovers her gift for singing and encourages Paula to audition for the prestigious Maîtrise de Radio France music college in Paris, which will secure her a good career and a college degree. However, this decision would mean leaving her family and taking her first steps towards adulthood. The film received six nominations at the 40th César Awards, winning Most Promising Actress for Louane Emera. 

Starring: Karen Viard, Eric Elmosnino, Louane Emera. Directed by Eric Lartigau. 

Free Admission & Free Parking!
Freshly Popped Theater Popcorn, Beverages, Candy & Snacks Available for Purchase

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Later Event: September 15
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