Tournees Film Festival

For the first time, Wofford is hosting a Francophone film festival, "The Tournees Film Festival," this spring with the financial support from the French Embassy and Wofford College. The festival includes 6 feature films from different countries and covers broad social topics such as unemployment, political extremism, colonialism and racism, gender equality, art in rural France, and discrimination. Admission is free and open to anyone wishing to view a recent Francophone film in its original version (subtitled in English). The six films run on Fridays at 7 p.m. from Feb. 15 - March 22, in McMillan Theater, located in the Campus Life Building. Refreshments will be served at 6:30 p.m. before the first and last films of the festival. Feb. 15 - As I Open My Eyes, 2015 Feb. 22 - Faces, Places, 2017 March 1 - The Workshop, 2017 March 8 - Two Days, One Night, 2014 March 15 - Little By Little, 1917 March 22 - Fatima, 2015 The Tournees Film Festival is a program funded by the FACE (French American Cultural Exchange) Foundation and supported by the French Embassy to promote French and Francophone film screenings on American College campuses.
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Date:

March 22

Time:

07:00 pm - 09:00 pm

Website:
Event Website
Venue

Wofford College

429 N Church St

Spartanburg, SC, United States, 29303

For the first time, Wofford is hosting a Francophone film festival, “The Tournees Film Festival,” this spring with the financial support from the French Embassy and Wofford College. The festival includes 6 feature films from different countries and covers broad social topics such as unemployment, political extremism, colonialism and racism, gender equality, art in rural France, and discrimination. Admission is free and open to anyone wishing to view a recent Francophone film in its original version (subtitled in English). The six films run on Fridays at 7 p.m. from Feb. 15 – March 22, in McMillan Theater, located in the Campus Life Building. Refreshments will be served at 6:30 p.m. before the first and last films of the festival.
Feb. 15 – As I Open My Eyes, 2015
Feb. 22 – Faces, Places, 2017
March 1 – The Workshop, 2017
March 8 – Two Days, One Night, 2014
March 15 – Little By Little, 1917
March 22 – Fatima, 2015
The Tournees Film Festival is a program funded by the FACE (French American Cultural Exchange) Foundation and supported by the French Embassy to promote French and Francophone film screenings on American College campuses.

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