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Café Ciné Club: A Christmas Tale

Café Cine Club is an exciting new series from the French cultural network and The Bioscope (Johannesburg), bringing the best French contemporary cinema to Johannesburg. From July to November, The Bioscope will screen one French film per month in true café style. The French café Petitcochon, will provide traditional food before the screening.

The fourth film to be screened on Thursday 24 November 2011 is "A Christmas Tale". The devastating reverberations of a profound tragedy echo through generations of a long-suffering French family in this emotional family drama from director Arnaud Desplechin.

Film and dinner made by PETITcochon / R110
Dinner will be a French buffet with traditional charcuterie, imported cheese and served with a glass of wine.
Dinner at 7 pm / Screening at 8 pm

The BIOscope independent cinema
286 Fox street, Maboneng precinct, City and suburban
Book in advance / limited seats / www.thebioscope.co.za / This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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