LA FÊTE NATIONALE
Ciné-club with Champagne to celebrate La Fête Nationale
FREE FOR MEMBERS
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"Let them eat cake" is the most famous quote attributed to Marie-Antoinette, the Queen of France during the French Revolution.
The story goes that this was the queen's response when she was told that her starving peasant subjects had no bread. As cake is more expensive than bread, this anecdote has been cited as an example of Marie Antoinette's indifference to the conditions and daily lives of ordinary people. But did she really say these words? ...(Britannica.com)
Read and watch this article and short videos to let you meditate, but above all let yourself be tempted...
The Alliance will offer a small glass of bubbles (Champagne), and some small things to eat, and we took Marie-Antoinette's recommendation very seriously...we are going to have a revolutionary cake!
An opportunity to celebrate the Fete Nationale - the Bastille day and to toast our new location...
IMPORTANT: We are now at the Refinery Art Space, 114 Hardy Street, Nelson CBD, from 5.30pm.
We have opted for a surprise French historical film.
Please let us know you are coming, - an RSVP will be needed to ensure we have enough chairs and especially glass (!) and cake - click on the button below.
The place will open at the usual time of 5.30 pm and the film will start at about 6.15 pm.
Le deuxième Vendredi de chaque mois, (sauf Janvier) nous vous accueillons dans notre ciné-club pour quelques amuse-bouches et autre encas et pour regarder un film français,
Tous les détails seront envoyés par e-mail, avec la newsletter .
Venez profiter d’un film français avec sous-titres en anglais et discussion avant, pendant et après. Les portes s’ouvrent à 17h30 et le film commence après 18h15.
Nous prêchons la convivialité, alors s’il vous plaît, n’hésitez pas à BYO boissons et une assiette à partager pour le souper. Et notez que nous avons des chaises en plastique, donc BYO coussin pour un siège plus confortable.
Projection a The Refinery, Artspace , 114 Hardy Street Nelson
Gratuit pour tous nos membres.
All films are French with English subtitles.
On the second Friday of each month, we welcome you to our cinema club for some appetizers and other snacks (BYO) and to watch a French film,
All details will be sent by e-mail, with the newsletter .
Come and enjoy a French movie with English subtitles and discussion before, during and after. The doors open at 17:30 and the film starts after 18:15.
We preach conviviality, so please feel free to BYO drinks and a plate to share for dinner. Tea and coffee are available. And note that we have plastic chairs, so BYO cushion for a more comfortable seat.
Free for all our members.
114 Hardy Street
Doors open at 5:30pm and the film starts after 6:15pm.
For any enquiries, contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact us for more details
The Refinery Artspace - 114 The Refinery Nelson CBD -7010