Date(s) - 08/01/2016
Suchitra Cinema & Cultural Academy
AF CINEMA: Tales of the night / Les contes de la nuit
6.30 pm | 8th of January | Suchitra Cinema & Cultural Academy
Free and open to all // Subtitled in English
Michel Ocelot, France – 2010 – 1h24min – Animation, Fiction
Tales of the Night weaves together six exotic fables each unfolding in a unique locale, from Tibet, to medieval Europe, to the Land of the Dead. From the imagination of internationally renowned animator Michel Ocelot.
A girl, a boy and an old cinema technician tell stories every night in a small theater. Before each story, the boy and the girl decide, in accordance with the old technician, they will play the characters in the story they will interpret, they also choose a time and a country as well as costumes through documentation the technician brings them, and make clothing and accessories with a computer-controlled machine. They then perform the story on stage.
This screening is a part of the Alliance française de Bangalore and Suchitra Film Society partnership.