Cinema at L’Espace: 22 and 24 Feb 2019

Cinema at L’Espace: 22 and 24 Feb 2019

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Screening of “En quête de sens” (A Quest for Meaning): Fri 22 Feb 2019, 7 pm
Screening of “Les Malheurs de Sophie” (Sophie’s Misfortunes): Sun 24 Feb 2019, 3.30 pm
Screening of “Les souvenirs” (Memories): Sun 24 Feb 2019 2018, 6 pm
24 Trang Tien Str, Hanoi

From L’Espace:

Take a look at the French film screening schedule at L’Espace this weekend!
See more: Ciné IFV in February 2019

Fri 22 Feb 2019, 7 pm: “En quête de sens” (A Quest for Meaning) (France, 2015, 87’)

Director: Nathanaël Coste, Marc de la Ménardière
Cast: Vandana Shiva, Pierre Rabhi, Hervé Kempf, and others

Two childhood friends travel the world to meet some of the greatest thinkers of our time. This incredible voyage, full of moments of doubt and moments of joy, will lead them to question the very beliefs that have shaped Western civilization. This film captures the change in human consciousness currently happening all over the planet, and the desire to live in harmony with oneself and the world. [IMDb]


Sun 24 Feb 2019, 3.30 pm: “Les Malheurs de Sophie” (Sophie’s Misfortunes) (France, 2015, 107’)

Director: Christophe Honoré
Casts: Anaïs Demoustier, Golshifteh Farahani, Muriel Robin and others

Sophie de Réan is mischievous, lively and curious about the world around her. Surrounded by her cousin Paul and his friends, Camille and Madeleine de Fleurville, Sophie do all the mischief in the family. When her parents moves to the US, Sophie has to part way with her friends. Unfortunately, after a life-changing event, Sophie becomes an orphan and moves in with Fichini, her horrible stepmom who will makes Sophie’s life very difficult. Returning to France, she will have to count on the help of her old friends and Mrs. Fleurville, to find happiness again.


Sun 24 Feb 2019, 6 pm: “Les souvenirs” (Memories) (France, 2014, 94′)

Director: Jean-Paul Rouve

Romain is twenty-three years old. He’d like to be a writer, but, for the moment, he’s night watchman in a hotel. His father is sixty-two years old. He is retired and seems to not give a damn about anything. He shares an apartment with a twenty-four-year-old guy whose sole aim in life is to seduce a woman, no matter who, and no matter the cost. His grandmother is eighty-five years old. She’s in an old people’s home and wonders what on earth she is doing with stuck with all these old people. One day, Romain’s father turns up in a fluster. His grandmother has disappeared. In fact, she kind of escaped. Romain sets out to find her, somewhere in his memories…


Language: French with Vietnamese subtitles


Ticket price: 50,000 VND
Special price for members of L’Espace and students: 40,000 VND

• Tickets are available at L’Espace (Mon to Thu: 8.30 am – 7 pm / Fri: 8.30 am – 6 pm and 6.30 – 8 pm / Sat: 9 am – 7 pm)
• Discounted price applicable before the event day
• Movie cards of 10 and 50 seats are accepted (receive the ticket at L’Espace reception)

Follow updates on the event page

Translated by Hanoi Grapevine

IF Hanoi
Institut Français de Hanoi – L’Espace
24 Trang Tien Str, Hanoi
Tel: (84-24) 39 36 21 64
Email: [email protected]


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