March 20th marks The International Day of La Francophonie. Rendez-vous de la Francophonie offers Albertans a chance to take part in this celebration of French Culture. As part of the festivities, Metro Cinema in Edmonton presents the French Film Festival.
The Festival kicks off Friday, March 13 at 7pm, with six films – including a streetwise retelling of Les Misérables.
CKUA’s Tony King spoke with organizer Julie de Coast-air, and Metro Cinema programmer Pete Harris about this cinematic nod to French Culture.