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THE FATHER OF MY CHILDREN
Screening: Fri Nov 5 at 8pm
The New York Times says: "The poignant, startling French film “The Father of My Children” opens with a whoosh of activity. A financially struggling independent-movie producer, GrĂ©goire Canvel (Louis-Do de Lencquesaing), is driving through Paris, trying to keep the different parts of his life in play. He’s talking — he’s always talking — taking one call after another with a cellphone cradled under an ear. But what he’s really doing is juggling, a tricky proposition, given that he’s holding a cigarette in one hand, carelessly tending to the wheel with the other hand, while a stream of bad news from his creditors and various projects pours into his ear like poison..." read more