French Truly Salon: 8 Women
December 6, 2017
6:30 PM | Reception featuring delicious French treats and wine from our sponsors
6:45 PM | Presentation: A French Christmas (in English)
7:45 PM | Film: 8 Women (in French with English subtitles)
At an isolated mansion in the snowy countryside of 1950s France, a family is gathered for the holiday season... But there will be no celebration—their beloved patriarch has been murdered! Eight women. Each is a suspect. Each has a motive. Each has a secret. Beautiful, tempestuous, intelligent, sensual, and dangerous... One of them is guilty. Which one is it?
$25 | $20 (SIFF Members)
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Due to a family emergency the presentation for this show will be prerecorded.
Wednesday, December 6, 2017
ABOUT THE PRESENTATION
A French Christmas | You may be ready for Christmas but are you ready for French Christmas? Even though Christmas is a Christian holiday, it has so many different flavors, stories, traditions, even within France. Let me take you on a magical trip to French regions that will all tell you a different Christmas story. Presentation by Virginie Paradis.
ABOUT FRENCH TRULY SALON
The French Truly Salon is a monthly series co-presented by SIFF and French Truly. The French Truly Salon is an experience unique to Seattle, marrying French language, culture, history and cinema. The evening starts with a French cultural keynote presentation by Virginie Paradis, the theme carefully selected to relate to a French feature film. The evening also includes a reception featuring French cheese and hors d'oeuvres while the guests mingle. All films presented in French language with English subtitles.
- Original Language Title: 8 femmes
- Director: François Ozon
- Principal Cast: Danielle Darrieux, Catherine Deneuve, Isabelle Huppert, Emmanuelle Béart, Fanny Ardant, Virginie Ledoyen, Ludivine Sagnier, Firmine Richard, Dominique Lamure
- Country: France
- Year: 2002
- Running Time: 111 minutes
- Language: French, English