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French Film Festival Westgarth Cinema. ONE NATION ONE KING

March 17 @ 4:45 pm - 8:00 pm

Westgarth Cinema, 89 High Street, Northcote
RSVPS strictly to TIM COTTRELL by Monday 11th of March on 0416 009 297. STRICTLY FIRST IN, BEST DRESSED
Several Fine Cars to be displayed in front of Cinema for on-lookers, parking will be reserved for 5 spectacular cars representing Citroen’s finest achievements.
 Even on a Sunday, High Street, Westgarth will be thronging with people, and I suggest we use the opportunity for provide flyers for our club membership.
Privileged roped off  area in foyer with 4 canapes and glass each of wine per person. Beverage and food included in price.
Suggested French Attire for the evening.
Cost per person is $40 per head all inclusive…..a bargain for the quality of experience, but it is not dinner. Members may wish to dine in Westgarth following the film.
Synopsis of Film Screening 5.45pm
Pierre Schoeller’s epic retelling of the French revolutionary events of 1789 is a magnificent historical fresco. It is also the most expensive film produced in France for that year, and the much-anticipated follow-up to his 2011 Cannes Un Certain Regard and multiple César award-winning feature, L’Exercice de l’État.

The Bastille has been stormed. The winds of liberty are billowing through the streets of Paris. A young woman, Françoise (Adèle Haenel), and the handsome Basile (Gaspard Ulliel, It’s Only the End of the World, AF FFF2017), begin to realise their dreams of emancipation in the newly created political system.

Opposition grows against King Louis XVI (Laurent Lafitte, Papa ou Maman, AF FFF2016; Au Revoir Là Haut, AF FFF2018) and rioters take to the streets. Despite their lowly station, Françoise and Basile ride the tides of change as the seeds of the new republic are planted.

Wrapped in breathtaking imagery from the many on-site locations – and featuring sumptuous costuming by acclaimed designer Anaïs Romand – One Nation, One King is resplendent with its all-star cast (including Louis Garrel, Planetarium, AF FFF 2017; and Denis Lavant, The Night Eats the World in this Festival) – a must-see for those who love lavish period dramas.


March 17
4:45 pm - 8:00 pm
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Tim Cottrell
0416 009 297


Westgarth Cinema
89 HIgh St
Northcote, Vic Australia
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