Kill the Referee / A mort, l’arbitre (15)

affiche-cinema-pliee-60x80cm-a-mort-l-arbitre-1984-jean-pierre-mocky-michel-serrault-eddy-mitchell-carole-laure-1069214575_mlIn one of his blackest of black comedies Jean-Pierre Mocky turns his satirical ire on football supporters – especially the ones with Neanderthal tendencies who are likely to go on an orgy of self-destruction if their team fails to win a match. Starring pop singer Eddy Mitchell as the referee Maurice who is hunted by an axe-wielding Michel Serrault as a deranged supporter. He offers a penalty to one of the teams, allowing them to win the match, but this causes a furore amongst the supporters of the opposing team. Watch out: Mocky himself appears as a police inspector.

Cast Michel Serrault, Carole Laure, Eddy Mitchell, Claude Brosset, Jean-Pierre Mocky, Claude Brosset, Nathalie Colas

Director Jean-Pierre Mocky | 1984 | 82 mins

movie-logo gu-mockyJean-Pierre Mocky will be doing a Q&A via a Skype link at Regent Street Cinema, Edinburgh Filmhouse and Glasgow Film Theatre

Edinburgh Filmhouse      Fri 11 Nov 18:00 + Skype Q&A

Glasgow Film Theatre      Sat 12 Nov 17:40 + Skype Q&A

London Regent Street Cinema      Sun 13 Nov 17:30 + Skype Q&A

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internsAdImage OPPORTUNITIES - French Film Festival UK Silver Jubilee edition

If you have skills in marketing, design, logistics, sponsorship, advertising and organisation of events or want to learn and work in a franco-scottish environment join the French Film Festival UK team for the 25th edition. You will be based in the French Institute in Edinburgh shortly to move to a new HQ in Lothian Chambers on George IV Bridge. You will work with colleagues from France, Belgium and other French-speaking countries. Knowledge of French would be useful but not essential. You can check out the Festival on the website. Location: Edinburgh City, Glasgow City For further information, please contact richardmowe@mac.com (Richard Mowe), or  Ilona on info@frenchfilmfestival.org.uk 

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