FRANCOPHONIE FILM FESTIVAL 2024

MARCH 24 - 30 THEATRE, ALLIANCE FRANÇAISE DE SINGAPOUR Get direction

The Alliance Française de Singapour is proud to present the 2024 new edition of the Francophonie Film Festival ! This year, come and discover a rich and varied international program. Starting with the French comedy “This is the goat!”, Alliance française will propose joyful, sensitive and awarded films, such as the South Korean feature “Minari”, the Swiss movie “Marguerite’s theoreme”, or the Cambodian film “My Hero Teacher”. Others will take an educational approach to topical issues such as ecology and geopolitics, such as “The Sentries of Delta”, or “Dounia et la princesse d’Alep. The Alliance Française de Singapour is delighted to welcome you and present, in collaboration with six embassies, an original program full of surprises and twists.

  • Sunday March 24 / 4PM: Screening of the film Les Chèvres! by Fred Cavayé (2024) France more info
  • Tuesday March 26 / 8PM: Screening of the film My hero teacher by Bora Chhay (2022), Cambodiamore info
  • Wednesday March 27 / 8PM: Screening of the film Le Théorème de Marguerite by Anna Novion (2023) Switzerlandmore info
  • Thursday March 28 / 8PM: Screening of the film Minari by Lee Isaac Chung (2020), South Koreamore info
  • Friday March 29 / 8PM: Screening of the film The Sentries of the Delta by Liviu Marghidan (2021), Romaniamore info
  • Saturday March 30 / 11AM: Screening of the film Dounia et la princesse d’Alep by André Kadi & Mariya Zarif (2022), Canada more info

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France In Singapore Switzerland In Singapore  Korea In Singapore Romania In Singapore Canada Logo  Cambodia In Singapore

DETAILS OF THE FILMS

Affiche Film France

This is the Goat !

Fred Cavayé, 2024, France, 100 min. Comedy.

MARCH 24 – 4PM

Did you know that in the 17th century, animals could be tried for committing a crime? Maître Pompignac, the laughing stock of the Bar, thought he had found the case of his life: defending the young and innocent Josette, wrongly accused of murdering a marshal… But he had no idea of his opponent, the formidable and renowned Maître Valvert, and above all of Josette, who turns out to be none other than… a goat !

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My Hero Teacher

My hero teacher

Bora Chhay, 2022, Cambodia. Comedy.

MARCH 26 – 8PM

The movie stars legendary singer Ayai Prum Manh, who plays the lead role of a 30-year veteran teacher, but who finds himself in debt after he and his wife are cheated by so-called friends.

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Le Théorême De Marguerite

Marguerite’s theorem

Anna Novion, 2023, Switzerland, 112 min. Dramedy.

MARCH 27 – 8PM

Marguerite, a brilliant mathematics student at the École Normale Supérieure, has her future all mapped out. The only girl in her class, she is finishing a thesis that she has to present to an audience of researchers. On the big day, a mistake upsets all her certainties and the whole edifice collapses. Marguerite decides to leave everything behind and start again.

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Switzerland In Singapore

Minari

Minari

Lee Isaac Chung, 2020, South Korea, 115 min. Drama.

MARCH 28 – 8PM

A Korean American family moves to an Arkansas farm in search of its own American dream. Amidst the challenges of new life in the strange and rugged Ozarks, they discover the undeniable resilience of family and what really makes a home.

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The Sentries Of The Delta

The Sentries of the Delta

Liviu Marghidan, 2021, Romania, 82 min. Family.

MARCH 29 – 8PM

This film presents the adventures of a couple of children in a camp situated in the Danube Delta; the story weaves together initiation lessons in kayaking and survival in the wild with environmental cleaning activity undertaken in this natural reserve. A group of 8 children break away from the rest of the members of the camp and discover some poachers, who are using an electric device to fish, which is extremely damaging and dangerous. The children are brushed away and mocked by the poachers and, in order to get their revenge, the children decide to steal their electric device the next day. A chase begins between the children and the poachers.

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Romania In Singapore

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Dounia and the princess of Aleppo

André Kadi & Mariya Zarif, 2022, Canada, 72 min. Animation, Family.

MARCH 30 – 11AM

A few nigella seeds tucked in the palm of her hand, six-year-old Dounia leaves Aleppo with the Princess of Aleppo’s help and travels towards a new world.

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