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French Cinema, Wine & Conversation: La Baie des Anges (1963) | Polk Gulch
To help non-French speakers discover French cinema, The Alliance Française of San Francisco is offering a weekly Tuesday night class centered around a French film and conversation.
The class will take place in their cozy theater with free wine all for a $5 donation at the door.
Don’t know French? Don’t worry… all films are screened with English subtitles, and includes a brief talk and discussion about the film.
La Baie des Anges is the second movie directed by Jacques Demy, in 1963, starring Jeanne Moreau and Claude Mann. It deals with the subject of gambling.
Jean Fournier (Claude Mann) is a young bank employee who is encouraged by his friend Caron to take an interest in gambling. After winning money in a game of roulette. She decides to vacation in Nice, where he falls in love with Jackie (Jeanne Moreau), divorced and mother to a child she rarely visits. Though Jackie also enjoys Jean’s company, she constantly warns him that her passion for gambling will always be greater
La Baie des Anges / The Bay of Angels
(1963) dir. Jacques Demy| France | 89 min.
In French with English subtitles.
*$5 suggested donation includes movie, wine & popcorn
This event is scheduled every Tuesday:
Please be aware that recurring events like this may occasionally be cancelled or postponed by the promoter - especially on holidays. We always suggest you contact the promoter or venue to confirm for a particular day.
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Address: 1345 Bush Street, San Francisco, CA
Submitted by Rena Ragimova