French Film Club - "The Last Metro" @ Westbank

Join up with Linda Hardy & the rest of the Westbank’s aficionados of France as they meet for the French Film Club!  Attendees will watch the film of the month at home & join the group on the third Monday of the month to discuss it in French.

Cover image of the Last Metro, featuring a man and woman peaking out from beneath an Nazi flag.The July selection is The Last Metro with Catherine Deneuve and Gerard Depardieu. Paris, 1942. Lucas Steiner is a Jew and was compelled to leave the country. His wife Marion, an actress, directs the theater for him. She tries to keep the theater alive with a new play, and hires Bernard Granger for the leading role. But Lucas is actually hiding in the basement... A film about art and life.

Available on NetFlix.

@ Westbank on Monday, July 15 from 7-8 p.m.

Are you wondering what kinds of films this group had discussed in the past?  Here is the list for the last year.

  • June, 2013 - My Best Friend
  • May, 2013 - The Intouchables
  • April, 2013 - Incendies
  • March, 2013 - Two Days in Paris
  • February, 2013 - A Heart in Winter (Un Cœur En Hiver)
  • January, 2013 - The Closet (Le Placard)
  • December, 2012 - Chocolat
  • October, 2012 - Coco Before Chanel
  • August, 2012 - Murmur of the Heart
  • July, 2012 - La Vie en Rose