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Tournées French Film Festival to Take Place March 4 to 13

The Department of Romance Languages at Washington and Lee University, in collaboration with the African Society and the Office of Student Affairs, will present the Tournées French Film Festival running from March 4 to 13.

The dates and times are listed below with the title of the film and all films will be shown in the Stackhouse Theater in the Elrod Commons. All films are free and will be shown in French with English subtitles.

  • Tuesday, March 4, 7 p.m.
    La Pirogue
    Moussa Traoré
    2012, 87 minutes
    Followed by a discussion organized by the African Society
  • Thursday, March 6, 6:30 p.m.
    Le Havre
    Aki Kaurismaki
    2011, 93 minutes
  • Sunday, March 9, 6:30 p.m.
    De Rouille et d’Os (Of Rust and Bone)
    Jacques Audiard
    2012, 120 minutes
  • Tuesday, March 11, 7 p.m.
    Monsieur Lazhar
    Philippe Falardeau
    2011, 94 minutes
  • Thursday, March 13, 6:30 p.m.
    La Grotte des Rêves Perdus (The Cave of Forgotten Dreams)
    Werner Herzog
    2011, 90 minutes

Support for The Tournées Festival is provided by The French Embassy in the United States, Centre National de la Cinématographie, Campus France USA,  The Florence Gould Foundation, Highbrow Entertainment and www.facecouncil.org.