October 22, 2015
Opening Night Film & Party
Winner of the Palme d'Or at this year's Cannes Film Festival, this powerful drama from director Jacques Audiard (A Prophet, Rust & Bone) follows a former Tamil Tiger soldier as he flees from the aftermath of the Sri Lankan civil war to begin a new life in a Parisian suburb.
Join us after the film for our Opening Night Party at Bastille Café & Bar!
Come celebrate the opening of French Cinema Now 2015 after the film by schmoozing with filmmakers, special guests, and local fans. Indulge in wine by Forgeron Cellars and delectable bites provided by Bastille Café & Bar.
Bastille Café & Bar | 5307 Ballard Ave NW, Seattle
Thursday, October 22 | 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM
- Director: Jacques Audiard
- Principal Cast: Antonythasan Jesuthasan, Kalieaswari Srinivasan, Claudine Vinasithamby, Vincent Rottiers, Marc Zinga
- Country: France
- Year: 2015
- Running Time: 110 minutes
- Producer: Pascal Caucheteux
- Screenplay: Noé Debré, Thomas Bidegain, Jacques Audiard
- Cinematographers: Eponine Momenceau
- Editors: Juliette Welfling
- Music: Nicolas Jaar
- Website: Official Film Website
- Awards: Cannes Film Festival 2015 (Palme d'Or)
- Filmography: Rust and Bone (2012)<br/>Un prophète (2009)<br/>De battre mon coeur s'est arête (2005)<br/>Sur mes Lèvres (2001)<br/>Un héros très discret (1996)<br/>Regarde les hommes tomber (1994)
- Language: Tamil, French, English
- Has Subtitles: Yes
- US Distributor: IFC Films
- International Sales: Wild Bunch