Date: Wed, 2012/03/28 – 7:30pm – Thu, 2012/03/29 – 7:30pm
To celebrate Francophonie, the Consulate General of Switzerland brings to Bangalore two ‘must see’ Swiss films
TOULOUSE BY LIONEL BAIER
WEDNESDAY, 28TH MARCH
Switzerland, November 2010
August 1, in the Aubonne countryside, Cécile and her 10 year old daughter Marion have just acquired an old 1970’s Ford Taunus estate car. But the roads through the region seem strewn with pitfalls than would appear and their voyage is delayed inces-santly. Perhaps, the way ahead will open up once the problems have been solved. Right up to the moon.
Genre: Fiction | Duration: 62 min | Sub-titles in English
DÉCHAÎNÉES BY RAYMOND VOUILLAMOZ
THURSDAY, 29TH MARCH
Switzerland/France, November 2009
This film was nominated for the Europa prize in 2009. It has received many awards, one of them being the SWISSPERFORM award in 2009 for the best Swiss telefilm.
Lucy discovers that an infamous women’s lib activist during the 70’s may actually be her grandmother. Against her family’s wishes, the young woman sets out to look for her and unearth the family secret.
Genre: Fiction | Duration: 90 min | Sub-titles in English