Alliance Francaise French Film Festival 2016
Peugeot Alliance Francaise French Film Festival

Festival Highlights

OPENING NIGHT GALA
AUSTRALIAN PREMIÈRE OF ROSALIE BLUM

Tuesday 1 March
6.00pm Cocktail, National Art School
8.00pm Screening, Palace Verona

Includes cocktail with canapés, drinks and live entertainment followed by Première Screening.

Tickets: Alliance Française de Sydney and Palace Movie Club members $60 / non-members $80*

BUY - Palace Verona 

 
OPENING NIGHT SCREENINGS
ROSALIE BLUM

Tuesday 1 March, Palace Norton Street and Hayden Orpheum Picture Palace
6.30pm Sparkling on arrival  
7.00pm Screening

Includes one glass of sparkling on arrival, live entertainment followed by film screening.

Tickets: Alliance Française de Sydney members $27 / non-members $33*
Palace Movie Club members $27 (not valid at Hayden Orpheum)

BUY - Palace Norton Street
BUY - Hayden Orpheum
CLOSING NIGHT EVENTS
CONTEMPT

Thursday 24 March, Palace Norton Street, Palace Verona and Hayden Orpheum Picture Palace
6.30pm Sparkling on arrival  
7.00pm Screening

Includes one glass of sparkling on arrival and live entertainment followed by film screening.

Tickets: Alliance Française de Sydney members $27 / non-members $33*
Palace Movie Club members $27 (not valid at Hayden Orpheum)

BUY - Palace Norton Street
BUY - Palace Verona
BUY - Hayden Orpheum Picture Palace

SPECIAL EVENT - MENAGE A TROIS
ALL ABOUT THEM

Wednesday 2 March, Chauvel Cinema
6.30pm Function
7.00pm Screening

Includes one glass of wine on arrival, a taste of France and live entertainment followed by film screening.

Presented with Palace Cinemas and Spectrum Now.

Tickets: Alliance Française de Sydney and Palace Movie Club members $25 / non-members $29*

BUY - Chauvel Cinema

 

 
SPECIAL EVENT - TASTE OF FRANCE
FIRST GROWTH

Tuesday 8 March 
Palace Norton Street
7.00pm Function
7.30pm Screening

Includes one glass of wine on arrival, cheese tasting and live entertainment, followed by film screening. 

Tickets: Alliance Française de Sydney and Palace Movie Club members $25 / non-members $29*

BUY - Palace Norton Street
SPECIAL EVENT - OPERA NIGHT
MARGUERITE

Thursday 10 March
Hayden Orpheum Picture Palace
6.00pm Function
6.30pm Screening

Includes one glass of wine on arrival, cheese tasting and live entertainment, followed by film screening. 

Tickets: Alliance Française de Sydney and Palace Movie Club members $25 / non-members $29*

BUY - Hayden Orpheum Picture Palace
FILM INTRODUCTION - CALL MY AGENT!
CALL MY AGENT!

Tuesday 15 March
Palace Verona
6.30pm Introduction
6.45pm Screening

Fifteen minute introduction by series co-writer Nicolas Mercier.

Tickets: general admission prices.

BUY - Palace Verona
SPECIAL EVENT - LADIES' NIGHT
LOLO

Wednesday 16 March
Palace Verona
6.30pm Function
7.00pm Screening

Includes one glass of wine and mini-dessert on arrival, live entertainment and a chance to win prizes, followed by film screening.

Tickets: Alliance Française de Sydney and Palace Movie Club members $25 / non-members $29*

BUY - Palace Verona

Festival Highlights

OPENING NIGHT FILM & PARTY
MELBOURNE PREMIÈRE OF ROSALIE BLUM

Wednesday 2 March 
The Astor Theatre
6.30pm Sparkling on arrival
7.00pm Screening

Includes a glass of sparkling and Cacao Chocolates on arrival. Screening followed by Opening Night Gala.

Tickets: Alliance Française de Melbourne and Palace Movie Club members $60 / non-members $70*

BUY - The Astor Theatre
CLOSING NIGHT PARTY
CONTEMPT 

Thursday 24 March
The Astor theatre
6.30pm Function
7.00pm Screening

Includes a glass of wine and canapés on arrival.

Tickets: Alliance Française de Melbourne and Palace Movie Club members $30 / non-members $40*

BUY - The Astor Theatre
SPECIAL EVENT - REVOLUTIONARY LOVE
LA BELLE SAISON

Tuesday 8 March
Palace Westgarth
6.30pm Function 
7.00pm Screening

On International Women's Day, celebrate women in the spirit of the 70s. Includes a glass of French wine and cheese on arrival.

Tickets: Alliance Française de Melbourne and Palace Movie Club members $24 / non-members $29*

BUY - Palace Westgarth
SPECIAL EVENT - RED & WHITE NIGHT
FIRST GROWTH

Wednesday 9 March
Kino Cinemas
6.30pm Function
7.00pm Screening

Match the color of your outfit with your glass of wine! Includes a glass of French wine and cheese on arrival.

Tickets: Alliance Française de Melbourne and Palace Movie Club members $24 / non-members $29*

BUY - Kino Cinemas
SPECIAL EVENT - YOU'RE SO COUTURE!
CHIC!

Thursday 10 March
Palace Brighton Bay Cinemas
6.30pm Function
7.00pm Screening

Dress with a twist of chic! Includes a glass of sparkling and Cacao Chocolates on arrival.

Tickets: Alliance Française de Melbourne and Palace Movie Club members $24 / non-members $29*

BUY - Palace Brighton Bay Cinemas
SPECIAL EVENT - NIGHT OF THE DIVAS
MARGUERITE
Tuesday 15 March
Palace Balwyn
6.30 pm Function
7.00pm Screening

Bring out your pearls and your hats! Includes a glass of sparkling and mini-desserts on arrival and singing performance.

Tickets: Alliance Française de Melbourne and Palace Movie Club members $24 / non-members $29*

BUY - Palace Balwyn
Q&A IN PARTICIPATION WITH THE UNIVERSITY OF MELBOURNE
My Golden Days
Monday 14 March
Kino Cinemas
6.45pm Screening

Screening followed by Q&A with Dr. Gemma King on Youth, memory and European journeys in Trois souvenirs de ma jeunesse.

(GENERAL ADMISSION PRICES)

BUY - Palace Balwyn
Q&A IN PARTICIPATION WITH THE UNIVERSITY OF MELBOURNE
Dheepan
Wednesday 16 March
Palace Westgarth
6.45pm Screening 

Screening followed by Q&A with Dr. Andrew McGregor on Identities in exile: Dheepan and the myth of cultural integration in France.

(GENERAL ADMISSION PRICES)

BUY - Palace Westgarth
Q&A IN PARTICIPATION WITH THE UNIVERSITY OF MELBOURNE
Marguerite
Thursday 17 March
Palace Cinema Como
6.45pm Screening

Screening followed by Q&A with Professor Véronique Duché on the topic From Florence Foster-Jenkins to Marguerite: the narrow passage between comedy and tragedy.

(GENERAL ADMISSION PRICES)

BUY - Palace Cinema Como
Q&A IN PARTICIPATION WITH THE UNIVERSITY OF MELBOURNE
Valley of Love
Monday 21 March
Palace Brighton Bay Cinemas
6.45pm Screening

Screening followed by Q&A with Dr. Bertrand Bourgeois on Love, life, loss: Valley of Love or valley of death?

(GENERAL ADMISSION PRICES)

BUY - Palace Brighton Bay Cinemas

Festival Highlights

OPENING NIGHT
CANBERRA PREMIÈRE OF ROSALIE BLUM

Thursday 3 March
Palace Electric Cinema
6.30pm Reception
7.00pm Screening

Includes drinks, Première Screening, gift bag and After Party, with live entertainment.

Tickets: Alliance Française de Canberra and Palace Movie Club members $50 / non-members $55*

BUY - Palace Electric Cinema
CLOSING NIGHT
CONTEMPT

Tuesday 29 March
Palace Electric Cinema
6.30pm Reception
7.15pm Screening

Includes drinks, cheese and live music, followed by film screening.

Tickets: Alliance Française de Canberra and Palace Movie Club members $27 / non-members $33*

BUY - Palace Electric Cinema
SPECIAL EVENT
FIRST GROWTH
Thursday 10 March
Palace Electric Cinema
6.30pm Reception
7.15pm Screening

Presented by Canberra Business Chamber.
Includes drinks, cheese, wine tasting and music, followed by film screening.

BUY - Palace Electric Cinema
SPECIAL EVENT
LA BELLE SAISON
Thursday 17 March
Palace Electric Cinema
6.30pm reception
7.15 Screening

Presented by the Embassies of Belgium and Switzerland and the High Commission of Canada.

Includes live music, food and drinks from Belgium, Switzerland and Canada and film screening followed by a Q&A.

BUY - Palace Electric Cinema

Festival Highlights

OPENING NIGHT GALA
BRISBANE PREMIÈRE OF ROSALIE BLUM
Friday 11 March
Palace Centro
6.30pm Drink on arrival
7.00pm Screening of Rosalie Blum, followed by After Party

Ooh la la! Join us for the after-screening cocktail party with live entertainment, drinks, canapés and gift bags.

An elegant evening à la française!

Tickets: Alliance Française de Brisbane and Palace Movie Club members $55 / non-members $60*

BUY - Palace Centro
CLOSING NIGHT GALA
CONTEMPT
Sunday 3 April
Palace Barracks

6.15pm Pre-screnning event "Bardot and the 60s". Indulge with drinks, appetizers and nibbles.
7.00pm Screening of Contempt, Godard's new wave masterpiece, with the participation of our special guest Dr. Margaret McVeigh, Lecturer at Griffith Film School and French Film Lover.

Immerge yourself in classic French cinema with a 60s twist!

Tickets: Alliance Française de Brisbane and Palace Movie Club members $27 / non-members $33*


BUY - Palace Barracks
SPECIAL EVENT - TASTE OF FRANCE
Screening of FIRST GROWTH
Friday 18 March
Palace Barracks

6.15pm Pre-screening "Wine & Cheese" tasting. Enjoy France at its best!
7.00pm Screening of First Growth, with the participation of our special guest Peter Scudamore Smith, Master of Wine, founder of Uncorked & Cultivated and Burgundy expert.

Let us take you to the vineyards of France!

Tickets: Alliance Française de Brisbane and Palace Movie Club members $24 / non-members $28*

BUY - Palace Barracks
SPECIAL EVENT
Screening of MARGUERITE
Wednesday 23 March
Palace Barracks

6.15pm Pre-screening "Opera" party. Enter the glamourous world of Opera and the 20s, with fine French catering and sparkling.
7.00pm Screening of Marguerite, with the participation of our special guest Sophie Galaise, CEO of Queensland Symphony Orchestra and music enthusiast.

Dress in your finest and warm up your voice for a dazzling night!

Tickets: Alliance Française de Brisbane and Palace Movie Club members $24 / non-members $28*

BUY - Palace Barracks

Festival Highlights

OPENING NIGHT
PERTH PREMIÈRE OF ROSALIE BLUM
Wednesday 16 March
Cinema Paradiso
7.00pm Screening
9.00pm Opening Night After Party at Connections Night Club

Tickets: Alliance Française de Perth and Palace Movie Club members $50 / non-members $55*

BUY - Cinema Paradiso
CLOSING NIGHT
CONTEMPT
Thursday 7 April
Cinema Paradiso
6.30pm Glass of wine on arrival
7.00pm Screening

Includes one glass of wine on arrival, delicacies and entertainment, followed by film screening.

Tickets: Alliance Française de Perth and Palace Movie Club members $27 / non-members $33*

BUY - Cinema Paradiso
SPECIAL EVENT - AN AFTERNOON AT THE OPERA
MARGUERITE
Sunday 20 March
Windsor Cinema
3.30pm Function
4.00pn Screening

Includes a drink on arrival and sweet finger food, live entertainment, followed by film screening.

Tickets: Alliance Française de Perth and Palace Movie Club members $25 / non-members $30*


BUY - Windsor Cinema
SPECIAL EVENT - TASTE OF FRANCE
FIRST GROWTH
Thursday 24 March
Cinema Paradiso
6.00pm Function
6.30pm Screening

Enjoy a taste of France with a glass of wine upon arrival and a wine related activity, followed by film screening.

Tickets: Alliance Française de Perth and Palace Movie Club members $25 / non-members $30*

BUY - Cinema Paradiso
SPECIAL EVENT - LADIES' NIGHT
LOLO
Friday 1 April
Cinema Paradiso
6.00pm Function
6.45pm Screening

Includes a glass of wine on arrival, delicacies and entertainment, followed by film screening.

Tickets: Alliance Française de Perth and Palace Movie Club members $25 / non-members $30*

BUY - Cinema Paradiso

Festival Highlights

OPENING NIGHT GALA
ADELAIDE PREMIÈRE OF ROSALIE BLUM
Thursday 31 March
Palace Nova Eastend Cinemas
6.30pm Welcome drinks and canapés on arrival
7.00pm Screening

Includes drinks and canapés on arrival and Première Screening followed by Opening Night Party.

Tickets: Alliance Française d'Adelaide and Palace Movie Club members $55 / non-members $60*

BUY - Palace Nova Eastend Cinemas
CLOSING NIGHT
CONTEMPT
Sunday 24 April
Palace Nova Eastend Cinemas
6.30pm Welcome drink on arrival
7.00pm Screening

Includes a welcome drink on arrival. Film screening will be preceded by a 15 min introduction by Ben McCann, Associate Professor in French Studies at the University of Adelaide, Specialist in French Cinema.

Tickets: Alliance Française d'Adelaide and Palace Movie Club members $25 / non-members $30*

BUY - Palace Nova Eastend Cinemas
SPECIAL EVENT - OPERASHION 20s
MARGUERITE
Thursday 7 April
Palace Nova Eastend Cinemas
6.00pm Welcome drink on arrival & theme party
7.00pm Screening

Includes a welcome drink on arrival, live entertainment and a 1920s dress up party, followed by film screening.

Tickets: Alliance Française d'Adelaide and Palace Movie Club members $30 / non-members $35*

BUY - Palace Nova Eastend Cinemas
SPECIAL EVENT - WINE NOT?
FIRST GROWTH
Thursday 14 April
Palace Nova Eastend Cinemas
6.00pm Welcome drink on arrival & theme party
7.00pm Screening

Includes wine tasting and introductory course, followed by film screening.

Tickets: Alliance Française d'Adelaide and Palace Movie Club members $35 / non-members $40*

BUY - Palace Nova Eastend Cinemas

Festival Highlights

Festival Highlights

OPENING NIGHT
SCREENING OF ROSALIE BLUM
Thursday 7 April
Riverside Theatres
7.00pm Welcome drink on arrival
7.30pm Screening

Includes drink on arrival followed by film screening.

Tickets:
$21.50 - $25.50*

BUY

* Transaction fees apply

Festival Highlights

OPENING NIGHT
HOBART PREMIÈRE OF ROSALIE BLUM
Thursday 28 April
State Cinema
5.00pm Function
6.00pm Screening

Includes welcome drink, live entertainment, followed by film screening.

Tickets: $27

BUY

 

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