On February 18th 2013, Paris-Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi will organize a screening of “Les mariés de l’an deux” in collaboration with Institut francais and the Alliance Francaise Abu Dhabi.
This movie from the director Jean-Paul Rappeneau was released to theaters in 1971.
After his escape to America in the year 1787 Nicolas Phillibert wants to marry a rich American heiress. In his homeland France, he is still married however to the pretty Charlotte. Therefore, in order to obtain the divorce, he must return to France. In the confusion of the French revolution he soon gets embroiled between Royalists and Republicans. After numerous bold adventures he finds his merry wife who is “married” to one of the best Bourbon sword fighters..
The film will be screened at 3:30 PM and 7:30 PM at the theater of Paris-Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi.
This cine-club is sponsored by IF cinema, a platform of Institut francais dedicated to the non-commercial distribution of French films abroad.
All are welcome !