Animation festival in partnership with the Association française du cinéma d’animation (AFCA)
The French Institute organizes, from October 18 to October 20, a cinema festival dedicated to animated movies and animation! During this event, you’ll be invited to the screening of “Zombillenium” by Arthur de Pins & Alexis Ducord, based on the eponym graphic novel released between 2010 and 2013. Two animated movies have also been programmed specially for young audiences: “Ernest and Celestine, the Collection,” and “The Jungle Bunch.”
Thursday 18 October
7pm [Animated movie] Ernest and Célestine the Collection
by Julien Chheng & Jean-Christophe Roger (2017) – 45mn / French OV with English subtitles
Fees: $2 ($1 for Media Library members) / Free for IFC students
The original and exciting adventures of a big offbeat bear and a mischievous little mouse.
Friday 19 October
7pm [Animated movie] Zombillenium
by Arthur de Pins & Alexis Ducord (2017) – 78mn / French OV
In Zombillenium, the Halloween theme park, the monsters are unhappy. They are fed up with office life in general, particularly when it is destined to last for eternity. Then Hector, a human being, arrives. This Standards Compliance Officer is determined to close down the park. Francis, the vampire manager of the park has no other option: he must bite him in order to keep their secret…
Saturday 20 October
10am [Animated movie] The Jungle Bunch
by David Alaux (2017) – 97mn / French OV
Maurice may look like a penguin – but he’s a real tiger inside! Raised by a tigress, he’s the clumsiest Kung-Fu master ever. Along with his friends, The Jungle Bunch, he intends to maintain order and justice in the jungle, as his mother did before him. But Igor, an evil koala, wants to destroy the jungle once and for all, helped by his army of silly baboons… The Jungle Bunch – to the rescue!