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For the first time, the Alliance Francaise of San Francisco participates in Festinema Junior.  This festivals aims to encourage kids to discover foreign films and to develop an active, analytical appreciation of cinema.  We dedicate a special day on April 20th, so families can come and enjoy the selection.  To welcome you, French Brioche will be offered to participants by Brioche Pasquier before each movie.  Tickets  For each movie, you can select :  - Individual ticket  $5  - Family ticket $15 for up to 2 adults and 3 kids  PROGRAM  11:00 am :  EN SORTANT DE L'ÉCOLE "En sortant de l'école" is a collection of animated short films - 3 minute each - which aims at matching poems with the talent and graphic creativity of young directors, just out of French animation schools. The diversity of techniques is the keystone of this project : stop motion, rostrum camera, cutout animation, digital 2D, 3D - "En sortant de l'école" draws on this simple idea : to give these promising directors a free pass so that they can make a name for themselves. Audience: 4-6 years old  1:00 pm : MINGA ET LA CUILLÈRE CASSÉE Minga is an orphaned girl living with her stepmother Mami Kaba and her stepsister Abena. One day, when she was washing dishes in the river, she accidentally broke a spoon. A furious Mami Kaba then chased her away from the house, asking her to find the only identical spoon hidden by her late mother. A adventurous journey then begins for Minga in the forest.  Audience: 7-12 years old  3:00pm : LE BRIO After an incident, a brilliant professor known for his outbursts is forced to mentor the student he wronged for a speech contest. Neïla, a girl of Algerian descent, lives in a housing project in the suburbs of Paris with her mother and her grandmother. She has good friends in the neighborhood, including a boyfriend named Mounir, an Uber driver. Always a good pupil, she has decided to become a lawyer and to this end has enrolled at the Assas University
  • Start:April 20, 2019
  • End:April 20, 2019
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  • Where:çaise de San Francisco, 1345 Bush Street, San Francisco, California, United States, 94109
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