Movie | Music Series Film

On Wednesday, June 22, the Institut français du Cambodge is celebrating International Music Day by putting film musical creation in the spotlight! Listen to the sweet melodies of Ernest and Celestine in Winter and move to the rhythm of the breathless Ghost Song, followed by Aline, the Voice of Love, a film by Valérie Lemercier.

At 2pm – In the cinema

“Ernest and Celestine in winter” 

by Julien Chheng and Jean-Christophe Roger (2017) – 45 minutes 

Ernest is a big gibberish bear. He likes to play music and eat jam. He took Célestine, an orphaned mouse, to his home and they now share a house. The two friends never get bored! As the first snowflakes approach, they prepare for hibernation of Ernest: you have to take care of Bibi, their wild goose, which will fly away before the cold weather, go to the mouse ball and celebrate first day of winter. Finally, don’t forget to cook good cakes so that Ernest falls asleep with a full stomach! Watch the trailer !


At 4pm – In the cinema  

“Ghost Song” 

by Nicolas Peduzzi (2021) – 76 minutesEnglish version with French subtitle

Houston, Texas. Alexandra, Will and Nate struggle to survive in a city that devours people – like dreams. Ex-gang boss or disowned rich kids, each faces his demons as a hurricane approaches. “Ghost song” is the promise of a new impetus of life, between music, hallucinations and hopes of redemption. This film is part of the ACID cycle, an independent vision of cinema. Watch the trailer!


At 6:30pm – Le Bistrot (free open air screening) 

“Aline, the Voice of Love” 

by Valérie Lemercier (2020) – 126 minutes 

Sylvette and Anglomard welcome their 14 th child, Aline. In this modest family, music is king. When a producer discovers Aline and her golden voice, he has only one idea in mind: to make her the greatest singer in the world. Supported by her family, guided by Guy-Claude’s experience and budding love for her, Aline will create an extraordinary destiny for herself. Watch the trailer !

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