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New in our cinema program: the documentary rendez-vous of the month! Discover a French documentary once a month, chosen for its various and diverse... Cinema | Documentary of the Month

New in our cinema program: the documentary rendez-vous of the month! Discover a French documentary once a month, chosen for its various and diverse themes. A rendez-vous to expand your horizon!

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Cassandro The Exotico!


Wednesday 18 September at 7pm
by Marie Losier (2018) – 73mn / English OV with French subs
Fees: $2 ($1 for Media Library members) / Free for IFC students

After 26 years of spinning dives and flying uppercuts in the ring, Cassandro, the star of the gender-bending cross-dressing Mexican wrestlers known as the Exotico, is far from retiring. But with dozens of broken bones and metal pins in his body, he must now reinvent himself.

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Reset


Wednesday 16 October at 7pm
by Thierry Demaiziere, Alban Teurlai (2015) – 120mn / French OV with English subs
Fees: $2 ($1 for Media Library members) / Free for IFC students

Reset documents the creation of Benjamin Millepied’s first ballet as Artistic Director of the Paris Opera Ballet, the oldest national ballet company in the world, and one of the most prestigious. The appointment of Millepied, best-known for his choreography for the film “Black Swan,” was an untraditional choice and his first ballet was eagerly anticipated. The film shows a work of love and the creation of beauty.

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Plot 35


Wednesday 27 November at 7pm
by Eric Caravaca (2017) – 67mn /  French OV with English subs
Fees: $2 ($1 for Media Library members) / Free for IFC students

French actor Éric Caravaca confronts a mystery that happened to his parents’ first child, Christine, who died at age three in Algeria before the director was born.

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Last Days in Shibati


Wednesday 11 December at 7pm
by Hendrick Dusollier (2017) – 60mn /  Chinese OV with French subs
Fees: $2 ($1 for Media Library members) / Free for IFC students

In the immense Chinese city of Chonging, the last old quarter is about to disappear.