Time Slots

Tuesdays, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

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About this Class

In this class, you will examine a wide variety of films from various areas of the Francophone world, from Vietnam to Algeria to Haiti. As you discuss and write about the films, you will learn vocabulary related to cinema and to the movies. Be ready to travel across places and times and gain a deeper understanding of these cultures, from the colonial experience to the present day.

Above: Sami Bouajila, Samy Naceri, Roschdy Zem and Jamel Debbouze in Indigènes, directed by Rachid Bouchareb © Mars Distribution

See the Spring Course Program

Upcoming Film Screenings

Our Ciné-Club de l'Alliance screens a different movie each month, followed by an open discussion. Take a look at the upcoming films we're showing to complement your class.

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