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CHENNAI TO HOST EU FILM FESTIVAL FOR NEXT 10 DAYS

–21 European Films || From 21 European countries || 20 years of delighting Indian fans —

The rich cultural diversity of the European Union and its Member States will be on display in its myriad hues at the 20th European Union Film Festival that began today in Chennai. The festival brings to Chennai a repertoire of 21 latest and award winning European films from as many countries.

The European Union Film Festival (EUFF) was inaugurated by Dr. M. Rajaram, IAS, Secretary to Government, Tamil Development and Information Department, Government of Tamil Nadu in the presence of Dr. Bart De Groof, Consul General of the Kingdom of Belgium with the screening of the Latvian film Pizzas at the Alliance Française of Madras. 

Organized by the Delegation of the European Union and embassies of Member States with the support of the Indo Cine Appreciation Foundation (ICAF) in Chennai, the EUFF will be held at the Alliance Française from 31st March to 4th April, and at Goethe Institut Chennai/ Max Mueller Bhavan from 5th to 10th April.

 

The film festival which started from Chennai will traverse through, Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Ahmedabad, Chandigarh, Coimbatore and Jodhpur over the next four months. 

Entry is free, on a first come, first served basis.

The films at the EUFF will include -Go, Eddy! Allez Eddy (BELGIUM); The Foreigner (BULGARIA); Vis-À-Vis (CROATIA); Committed (CYPRUS); The Don Juans (CZECH REPUBLIC); The Keeper of Lost Causes (DENMARK); Living Images (ESTONIA); Boy Upside Down (FINLAND); JAPPELOUP (FRANCE); A Place Called Home (GREECE); The Ambassador to Bern (HUNGARY); Pizzas (LATVIA); The Symmetry of Butterfly (LUXEMBOURG); Soof (NETHERLANDS); Ida (POLAND); A Woman’s Revenge (PORTUGAL); The Candidate (SLOVAK); Shanghai Gypsy (SLOVENIA); Blancanieves (Snowhite)  (SPAIN); The Last Sentence (SWEDEN); The Age of Cannibals (Zeit der Kannibalen) (GERMANY).

For the full synopsis of participating films, please visit:

http://eeas.europa.eu/delegations/india/documents/euff2015_brochure.pdf

Schedule

Date

Day

Title

Time

Venue

31st March

 

Tuesday

 

Latvia – Pizzas (63 min)

France-Jappeloup (130 m)

5.00 p.m

7.00 p.m

Edouard Michelin Auditorium

Alliance Francaise of Madras

No.24, College Road, Nungambakkam, Chennai-600006.

Tel : (91) 44 2827 98 03 /

2827 14 77

 

01st April

 

Wednesday

 

Belgium-Go, Eddy! (97 min)

Bulgaria-The Foreigner (94 min)

5.00 p.m

6.45 p.m

          02nd April

 

Thursday

 

Croatia-Vis-A-Vis (77 min)

Finland-The Boy Upside Down (130 min)

5.00 p.m

6.30 p.m

        03rd April

 

Friday

 

Cyprus-Committed (85 min)

Czech-The Don Juans (102 min)

5.00 p.m

6.45 p.m

04th April

 

Saturday

 

Denmark-The Keeper of Lost Causes (100 min)

Greece-A Palace Called Home (108 min)

5.00 p.m

7.00 p.m

05th April

 

Sunday

 

Estonia-Living Images (135 min)

Hungary-The Ambassador To Bern (76 min)

5.00 p.m

7.30p.m

Goethe-Institut Chennai / Max Mueller Bhavan

No.4, Rutland Gate, 5th Street, Chennai-600006.

Tel : +91 44 2833 1314, 2343

 

 

06th April

 

Monday

 

Luxembourg-The Symmetry of Butterfly(100 min)

Slovenia-Shanghai Gypsy (124 min)

5.00 p.m

7.00 p.m

07th April

 

Tuesday

 

Netherlands-Soof (96 min)

Sweden-The Last Sentence (124 min)

5.00 p.m

7.00 p.m

08th April

 

Wednesday

 

Slovak Rep-The Candidate (106 min)

Spain-Balcanieves(Snowhite) (105 min)

5.00 p.m

7.00 p.m

09th April

 

Thursday

 

Portugal-A Woman’s revenge (140 min)

Poland  – Ida (82 min)

5.00 p.m

7.30 p.m

10th April

 

Friday

 

Germany – The Age of Cannibals (93 min)

 

6.00  p.m

For press enquiries:

European Union Film Festival BUZZ Communications
Poonam Kapila-Poonam.kapila@eeas.europa.eu 9910822339

Anil Patni –Anil.patni@eupublicdiplomacy.in   9871539324

Achal Paul – achal@buzzcomm.in / 9810162377

Sonali Bagal – sonali@buzzcomm.in/9811539814

Sarojini Ujlayan- sarojini@buzzcomm.in /9810006148