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Tournées Festival of French Film starts Monday, September 18

September 15, 2017
Carleton's International Film Forum is pleased to host another iteration of the Tournées Festival of French Film on Campus. Beginning Monday, September 18th, the College will screen one classic and five new French films over the course of six weeks. All screenings are at 7:00 p.m. in the Weitz Cinema. The Festival features FRANTZ (directed by Francois Ozon); NATIONAL DIPLOMA (Dieudo Hamadi); BEING 17 (Andre Techine); APRIL AND THE EXTRAORDINARY WORLD (Christian Desmares & Franck Ekinci); ELLE (Paul Verhoeven) and the classic BLACK GIRL (1969, Ousmane Sembene). Tournées Film Festival is made possible with the support of the Cultural Services of the French Embassy in the U.S., the Centre National du Cinéma et de l’Image Animée (CNC), the French American Cultural Fund, Florence Gould Foundation and Highbrow Entertainment. All screenings are free and open to the public.