FAMILY IS FAMILY / LA CH’TITE FAMILLE (N/C 12A)

 

Dany Boon’s Bienvenue chez les Ch’tis (Welcome to the Sticks), turned into a box office sensation to become France’s second-highest-grossing film. This follow-up ten years on has the comic once again playing a heavily accented man from the North who has completely buried his origins under a layer of Parisian smugness. As a fashionable designer, Valentin (Boon) is about to celebrate a retrospective of his work. Little does anyone know that Valentin, who claims to be an orphan, actually hails from a family of scrap car dealers who spend their time drinking, fighting and speaking in a slang that requires subtitles, even for the French. After a car accident Valentin wakes up with a heavy case of amnesia: His Parisian persona is forgotten and the Ch’ti in him returns for a roller-coaster of fun and frolics.

 

Cast Dany Boon, Line Renaud, Laurence Arne, Valerie Bonneton, Guy Lecluyse, Francois Berleand, Pierre Richard

Director Dany Boon | 2018 | France | 106 min

French audiences love comedies that can both poke fun at, and celebrate, regional differences. – Hollywood Reporter

FILM SHOWING

Aberdeen Belmont Filmhouse | Thursday 22nd November 18:00

Dundee DCA | Sunday 25th November 18:00

Glasgow The Grosvenor | Wednesday 28th November 21:00

Edinburgh Dominion | Friday 30th November 18:00

Chichester Cinema at New Park | Thursday 6th December 16:45

 

TRAILER

 

WE ARE RECRUITING

FOR ALL POSTS
Deadline: 22 August 2019 at 12:00
All posts are located in Edinburgh.
YOU WILL FIND MORE DETAILS HERE

PRODUCER

French Film Festival is seeking a Producer to develop & deliver all-embracing and diverse content for the 2019 edition of the festival.

PRESS AND PR OFFICER

French Film Festival is seeking a Press and PR officer to develop & deliver the media coverage of the 2019 edition of the festival.

MARKETING OFFICER

French Film Festival is seeking a Marketing officer to develop & deliver the profile of the 2019 edition of the festival.

LOGISTICS CO-ORDINATOR

Deadline: 22 August 2019 at 12:00 French Film Festival is seeking a Logistics co-ordinator to ensure on-time print delivery and circulation for the 2019 edition of the festival.

TECHNICAL ASSISTANT

French Film Festival is seeking a Technical assistant to provide online and on-screen content for the 2019 edition of the festival.

TWO TRAINEESHIPS

French Film Festival is seeking two trainees to work and learn within the structure of the 2019 edition of the festival.

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