Ciné-Club en plein air : Fahim

Date: 17 Dec 2021, 7:00pm - 9:00pm (GMT-06:00) Central Time (US & Canada)

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Fahim de Pierre-François MARTIN-LAVAL

Ciné-Club for December will be December 17 at 7:00 pm. The event will take place at the AFNO, and space is limited, so register in advance!
*AFNO members receive free admittance but still require tickets. The price should automatically be waived if you are logged into your AFNO account. Please contat Joseph at with any questions.*
Film will have English subtitles.

Film Synopsis: Forced to flee his native Bangladesh, young Fahim and his father leave the rest of the family for Paris. As soon as they arrive, they embark on a veritable obstacle course to obtain political asylum, with the threat of being deported at any time. Thanks to his gift for chess, Fahim meets Sylvain, one of the best chess coaches in France. Between distrust and attraction, they will get to know each other and make friends. As the French Championship begins, the threat of expulsion grows urgent and Fahim has only one chance left: to be a French Champion.

              Ciné-club du mois de décembre sera le 17 décembre à 19h dans le jardin de l'Alliance Française. 

              Synopsis du film: Forcé de fuir son Bangladesh natal, le jeune Fahim et son père quittent le reste de la famille pour Paris. Dès leur arrivée, ils entament un véritable parcours du combattant pour obtenir l’asile politique, avec la menace d’être expulsés à tout moment. Grâce à son don pour les échecs, Fahim rencontre Sylvain, l’un des meilleurs entraîneurs d’échecs de France. Entre méfiance et attirance, ils vont apprendre à se connaître et se lier d’amitié. Alors que le Championnat de France commence, la menace d’expulsion se fait pressante et Fahim n’a plus qu’une seule chance pour s’en sortir : être Champion de France.

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