Ciné Goûter

Every Thursday at 2:30 PM, take your kids at the film show which is screened just for them! A small snack will be offered at the end of the movie -le goûter being an unmissable French after-school snack for kids.


Language: French with English subtitles // Location: Alliance Française Oud Metha // Free for AF students with promocode COMP // AED 15 for AF members with promocode CINEM // AED 35 for non-members

The films are brought you by

Upcoming rendez-vous

Thursday 22 October // 2:30 PM

Ma maman est en Amérique, elle a rencontré Buffalo Bill

(My Mommy Is In America And She Met Buffalo)

From 3 years old - (César 2014) Jean, a 6-year-old boy realizes he is not like his other classmates. Trying to fit in, he tells the teacher his mother is a secretary when she really travels the world.

Thursday 5 November // 2:30 PM

Polina, danser sa vie

by A. Preljocaj & V. Müller with A. Shevstova, V. Zhovnitska, Juliette Binoche

For teenagers - Russia, in the 90’s. Since she was a little girl, Polina, a very promising ballerina, trained a rigourous, demanding ballet teacher. About to enter the prestigious Bolshoi Ballet, she attends a contemporary dance performance. This is an artistic shock which will question all of her conceptions. Consequently, Polina decides leave Russia to join a new dance group in Aix-en-Provence and find her true self. As part of 2020, the Year of the Comic

Thursday 12 November // 2:30 PM

Zéro de conduite (Zero for Conduct)

Jean Vigo's ground-breaking film is a hugely influential portrait of prankish boarding-school students.

+ Samba le grand (Samba the Great)

Mustapha Alassane evokes the rich heritage of West African storytelling with Samba the Great, in which stop-motion puppets illustrate a griot's narrative.

Thursday 19 November // 2:30 PM

En sortant de l'école - Jacques Prévert (Leaving School)

From 3 to 7 years old - Young directors, just out of French animation schools, authoring this collection of 13 animated short films – 3 minutes each – matching 13 poems from Jacques Prévert.

Thursday 26 November // 2:30 PM

Un indien dans la ville (Little Indian, Big City)

The Parisian broker Steph only needs the signature from his wife Patricia for their divorce - but she left 13 years ago for living with Amazonas indians. Steph finds her in the village and gets stuck for two days, where he learns that he has got a son, who grew up as an indian

More films coming soon!​​

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