Vive La France

The Cheesemaking Workshop is proud to be a part of the VIVE LA FRANCE! FRENCH FILM FESTIVAL, running September 1st- 4th at the Jetty Memorial Theatre in Coffs Harbour, proudly presented by Screenwave.

Twelve fabulous feature films will screened across four days, including Premiere screenings, an Opening Night film event, a classic French retrospective, award winners fresh from the festival circuit, special guests and plenty of French follies at the Theatre.

Opening Night film is Clovis Cornillac’s directorial debut, Un peu, beaucoup, aveuglément (“Blind Date”), and starts at 7pm for 7:30pm on Thursday, September 1st.

Purchase your tickets to Vive La France! French Film Festival Opening Night before August 1st, and go into the draw to WIN A FREE MONTH’S MEMBERSHIP to The Cheese Club PLUS A DOUBLE PASS to use across the rest of a the film festival!

You can purchase tickets to Opening Night (which includes a glass of champagne and some tasty cheeses) throuhg WWW.SWIFF.COM.AU. Cheese, champagne, and French films – sounds like our kind of fun!

The festival also includes a special Father’s Day screening as part of a Jacques Tati retrospective. Tati, who inspired David Lynch and Wes Anderson with his physical comedy akin to Buster Keaton, Charlie Chaplin, and Harold Lloyd, was a driving force in French comedy throughout the 1930 to the 1970s.

There are documentaries, thrillers, rom coms, and Cannes Film Festival Award Winners such as Dheepan and Mustang, direct from the film festival circuit.

Ticket prices are: $15 | $12 concession

Take 5 Film Pass $50 | $10 for groups 10+

Opening Night: *$20 includes light refreshments prior to the film.

*not included in film pass

To view the festival program and get tickets, visit WWW.SWIFF.COM.AU or call the Jetty Theatre Box Office on (02) 6652 8088.

Vive La France! French Film Festival is part of the SWIFF Satellite Cinema program and is proudly presented by Screenwave.