Join us on Friday, August 24th for a *free outdoor screening* of the french cult classic ‘La Reine Margot.’ This 1994 Cannes Film Festival award-winning film is the adaptation of infamous author Alexandre Dumas’ book of the same title. Follow the historical life, love, and struggles of France’s beautiful queen in 1572.
• THE MOVIE:
“Young Queen Margot finds herself trapped in an arranged marriage amidst a religious war between Catholics and Protestants. She hopes to escape with a new lover, but finds herself imprisoned by her powerful and ruthless family.” – Synopsis
“Heavy on intrigue, murder and fabulous brocaded gowns” – The New York Times
Watch the trailer w/ english subtitles here: https://youtu.be/AcCPByEp3KI
• THE PLAN:
The free outdoor screening will take place in the Town Hall’s courtyard of Mairie du 11ème. The screening of the film starts at 9:30pm, preceded by 4 short films in French with English subtitles at 8:30pm. The doors will open at 8pm. We will have seats provided for you but please show up early to avoid disappointment!
Join us on Friday, August 24th for this special outdoor screening of the classic French hit ‘La Reine Margot,’ absolutely free of cost! We can’t wait to see you there 🙂
The Lost in Frenchlation Team