The International Film Festival Presents "The Belier Family and A Trip to the Moon"
September 8, 2018
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
1211 Montana Ave, El Paso, TX 79902
- Event Days:
- International Museum of Art
- Free Admission & Free Parking
Don’t miss on our next presentation representing FRANCE of our third annual International Film Festival! 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.
- Freshly Popped Theater Popcorn, Beverages, Candy & Snacks available for purchase