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Talkback on the film Fanny’s Journey
February 23 | 7:00 pmFree
A Film by Lola Doillon | France/Belgium, 2016
Drama | French (with English subtitles)
Based on a true story, FANNY’S JOURNEY is an incredible tale of bravery, strength and survival, a story of a daring young girl who will stop at nothing and fear no one. In 1943, 13-year old Fanny and her younger sisters were sent from their home in France to an Italian foster home for Jewish children. Once the Nazis arrive in Italy, their caretakers desperately organize the departure of the children to Switzerland. When they are suddenly left on their own, these 11 children do the impossible and reach the Swiss border to freedom.
Starring Cécile de France (Hereafter, The Young Pope)
Winner of 23 Audience Awards!
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