Maman(s) | French Film at Mother Tongues Festival

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  • 23 Feb
  • 4pm - 4:30pm
  • All Welcome
  • Free

Eight-year-old Aida lives in a Parisian suburban apartment. The day their father returns from his trip to their country of origin, Senegal, is the day Aida and the entire families’ lives change forever. This is because Aida’s father does not come back alone, he is accompanied by a young Senegalese woman, Rama, who he presents as his new wife. Aida, sensitive to their mother’s distress, decides to get rid of this newcomer.

ENG title: Mother(s)

Laurent Boileau – Belgium – 2015 – 20 min. In French, NO English subtitles available

Mother Tongues Festival, in partnership with the Embassy of France in Ireland and Institut Français is delighted to present three French language films from France, Belgium and Togo.Tickets are free and and places are assigned on a first come first served basis.

MAMAN(S) trailer