Saturday, January 23 at 5pm – Bande de filles/ GirlHood By Céline Sciamma, France, 2014, 1h52, with Karidja Touré, Assa Sylla, Linsday Karamoh.
Marieme joins an all-girl gang in the projects of Paris and is slowly turned out of her shell by her three sassy neighbors.
As she falls further under their bravado and volatile energy, she begins making brave and foolish choices.
Saturday, January 30 at 5 pm – “Zombi Child” by Bertrand Bonello, France, 2019, 1h41 with Louise Labèque, Wislanda Louimat, Adilé David
In 1962 Haiti, a man is brought back from the dead to work on a sugar cane plantation; many years later, a teen tells her friends her family secret, not suspecting that it will push one of them to commit the irreparable.
Timing – Saturdays 5pm
Where – Alliance Française Dubai Theatre, Oud Metha (nearby Healthcare City)
Free for AF students; AED 15 for AF members; AED 35 for non-members.
Online booking on https://www.afdubai.org/cineclub