• For the 5th Year Théâtre Raymond Kabbaz Presents
    A Week of French Language Cinema in Los Angeles 
    With Six Nights of FREE Screenings of Critically Acclaimed
    Francophonic Movies with English Subtitles

    Saturday, March 15 to Thursday, March 20, 2014

    In Collaboration with the Consulates of France, Belgium, Switzerland,
    and Canada; the Quebec Government Office in LA; and TV5Monde


    LOS ANGELES, CA –  March 11, 2014
 – For the fifth year, Théâtre Raymond Kabbaz (TRK) presents A Week of French Language Cinema in Los Angeles, with FREE nightly screenings of critically acclaimed Francophonic films, from Saturday, March 15 to Thursday, March 20, 2014. The program includes notable films from France (3/15), Canada (3/16), Senegal (3/17), Belgium (3/18), Switzerland (3/19), and Quebec (3/20). All films include subtitles in English and nightly screenings start at 7:30pm. Saturday’s opening night screening and Thursday’s closing screening are preceded by receptions with wine and hors d’oeuvres at 7:00pm. To RSVP, please email rsvp.trk@lyceela.org with name, email address, number of people attending, and the screening(s) guests would like to attend. All films are suitable for audiences ages 13 and up. Admission is FREE! This program is presented in collaboration with the Consulates of France,BelgiumSwitzerland, and Canadathe Quebec Government Office in Los Angeles; and TV5Monde. Théâtre Raymond Kabbaz at Le Lycee Francais de Los Angeles is located at 10361 W. Pico Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90064 (310-286-0553). To learn more about Théâtre Raymond Kabbaz, please visit http://www.theatreraymondkabbaz.com.

    “For the fifth year, Théâtre Raymond Kabbaz is bringing the very best of French language cinema from around the world to Los Angeles,” says Pierre Leloup, Théâtre Raymond Kabbaz Executive and Artistic Director, “This is truly a unique festival, in a wonderful environment, with a great crowd, and remarkable French language films.”

    HUBLOTMr Hublot

    Schedule –
    Saturday, March 15, 2014 • France
    Opening Reception: 7:00pm; Screening: 7:30pm

    • Mr Hublot (2014 Academy Award winner for “Best Animated Short”)
    Directed by: Laurent Witz & Alexandre Espigares
    Trailer: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NbHYMGkX6Ro
    • Adieu Berthe: L’Enterrement de Mémé
    Directed by: Bruno Podalydès
    Trailer: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i1L_hCFhwZY
    Sunday, March 16, 2014 • Canada
    Screening: 7:30pm

    • Louis Cyr: L’Homme le Plus Fort du Monde
    Directed by: Daniel Roby    
    Trailer: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=itXnWJc_4BQ
    Monday, March 17, 2014 • Senegal
    Screening: 7:30pm

    • Aujourd’hui 
    Directed by: Alain Gomis 
    Trailer: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GbR-5FiVCQg
    Tuesday, March 18, 2014 • Belgium
    Screening: 7:30pm

    • Fable Domestique
    Directed by: Ann Sirot & Raphael Balboni 
    Trailer: http://vimeo.com/35796485
    • La Tendresse 
    Directed by: Marion Hansel 
    Trailer: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xmi_LUX70w8
    Wednesday, March 19, 2014 • Switzerland
    Screening: 7:30pm

    • Win, Win 
    Directed by: Claude Tonetti 
    Trailer: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=68ijADnQms8
    Thursday, March 20, 2014 • Quebec
    Closing Reception: 7:00pm; Screening: 7:30pm

    • Gabrielle 
    Directed by: Louise Archambault
    Trailer: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H1_FkjD9I58

    Théâtre Raymond Kabbaz – 
    Théâtre Raymond Kabbaz is a non-profit institution dedicated to the promotion of art and culture in the West Los Angeles area. This 220-seat theatre welcomes multidisciplinary and multicultural shows. TRK’s mission is to be an open window on French and international cultures, as well as to inspire and sustain a lifelong appreciation for the arts.

    Links –
    • Théâtre Raymond Kabbaz – http://www.theatreraymondkabbaz.com
    • Théâtre Raymond Kabbaz Event Page – http://www.theatreraymondkabbaz.com/2013/04/15/a-week-of-french-language-cinema
    • Théâtre Raymond Kabbaz on Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/pages/Theatre-Raymond-Kabbaz/43864706321
    • Facebook Event Page – https://www.facebook.com/events/615897388484249

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    For more information, photos, or to schedule an interview, please contact Green Galactic’s Lynn Tejada at 213-840-1201 orlynn@greengalactic.com.


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