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Cinéclub - Discussion - Père et Fils (2006) [Father and Sons]

October 28, 2016 6:00 pm. Philippe Noiret died on November 2006 after a career encompassing 140 films. To mark the 10th anniversary of his death, the Alliance Française d'Ottawa (AFO) is presenting a series of three films featuring this great actor who left his mark on the history of French cinema.« Père et Fils (2006) » [Father and Sons] Léo (Philippe Noiret) is an older man neglected by his sons David, Max and Simon. Afraid of dying before he has a chance to reunite Max and David, Léo pretends to have a serious illness in order to trick his sons into joining him on a trip to Quebec.After the screening, there will be a discussion led by Maurice Graffin, our in-house film expert and member of the board of directors of the AFO. Maurice is a retired teacher who has long been involved in the world of cinema. He is great connoisseur of French cinema, having organized film clubs and film festivals, appeared as a film critic on Radio-Canada and UNIQUE FM 94.5, and repeatedly served on the jury of the Outaouais Film Festival.. 352 MacLaren StreetOttawa, ON K2P 0M6.. Event Details. Location: 352 MacLaren Street, Ottawa