Join our Ciné Club, your monthly French Cinéma session! Get closer to French culture and practice French. Each screening is followed by a short discussion in French related to the film.
Free entry for AF Dubai Students I AED 45 for non AF Students
Location: Alliance Française Oud Metha
L'Assassin habite au 21 / The Murderer Lives at Number 21
Director: Henri-Georges Clouzot
Stars: Pierre Fresnay, Suzy Delair and Jean Tissier
Polar and action (1942)
Adaptated from a novel by the Belgian writer Stanislas-André Steeman, a serial killer by the name of Monsieur Durand stalks the streets of Paris. When Inspector Wens learns that the killer stays at a Paris boarding house, he gets a room there to keep watch.
A voix haute, la force de la parole / Out Loud, the Power of Speech
Directors: Stéphane de Freitas, Ladj Ly
Stars: Edouard Baer, Leïla Bekhti, Loubaki Loussalat
University students from all backgrounds decide to participate and prepare themselves to the "best speaker" competition, with professionals (lawyers, slamers, directors) teaching them the difficult exercise of public speaking. Over the weeks, Leila, Elhadj, Eddy and the others will learn the subtle springs of rhetoric, and will assert themselves, reveal themselves to others, and especially to themselves.