My Revolution (Ma Révolution)

Town Hall Theatre / Time: 10:15 & 12:15 / Wednesday 9th November 2016 / 15A
France / 2016 Drama / 80 mins
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This screening is presented in association with IFI Education 

The film will be introduced and a study guide will be available.

The Arab Spring of 2011 was sparked by the Jasmine Revolution of Tunisia. In Paris, people take to the streets in support, but 14-year-old Marwenn, though of Tunisian background, has no interest in politics. Then he stumbles upon a rally, gets his picture in the paper and suddenly he is the coolest kid in school. Encouraged by his irascible grandfather, Marwenn travels to Tunisia on a journey of self-discovery in this charming and humorous coming-of-age film.

Director Ramzi Ben Sliman
Cast Samuel Vincent, Anamaria Vartolomei, Lubna Azabal

French with English subtitles

Key Study Areas
French Senior Cycle / Coming of Age / Contemporary History / Society and Culture