Date(s) - 26/11/2020
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Online at 6:30 pm on Nov 26 (Thu)
Petit Pays tells the story of 10-year old Gabriel whose comfortable life in the expat neighborhood in Burundi is turned upside down when tensions from the Civil War in Rwanda spill over. The film is based on Gaël Faye’s acclaimed novel of the same name. Join us for an exclusive ONLINE screening of this film followed by a discussion with Gaël Faye and Sudhir Mishra (Indian Film Director and Screenwriter)!
Trigger Warning: Some scenes in the movie depict historical incidents of civil war. The recommended audience is people aged 16 and above.
Free and Open to Everyone in India | Film Subtitled in English – Discussion in English
Limited Seats | Registration Mandatory and on a First-Come First-Serve Basis via this link
Note: The screening is being organised on International French Teacher’s Day (Nov 26) as part of the Annual Congress of Indian Association of Teachers of French (IATF) to commemorate the launch of the Hindi Translation by Tara Books of Faye’s novel.
Event in partnership with the network of Alliance Françaises in India, the French Institute in India, Tara Books, and the Indian Association of Teachers of French
Trailer with English Subtitles