13th Culture and Cinema Meeting

November 17>25, 2007

The annual and expected meeting of film-lovers is actively being prepared. This year again, previewed films, debates and meetings around the 7th Art will animate this great celebration of cinema from which the following pre-programme is issued.

The poster of this 13th edition is signed by Anne Pesce,a young contemporary artist from Vence whose work is exhibited in renowned galleries.

Previewed films

La visite de la fanfare" by Eran Kolirin (Youth Award - Fipresci Award Cannes 2007).

« Lumière Silencieuse » by Carlos Reygadas (Jury Award, Cannes 2007).

« Le bannissement » by Andreï Zviaguintsev (official selection, Cannes 2007).

« La nuit nous appartient » (official selection, Cannes 2007) byJames Gray, « La graine et le Mulet » by Abdellatif Kechiche (Special Jury Award, Venise 2007).

« Un baiser s’il vous plaît » by Emmanuel Mouret.

But also « Chacun son cinéma » a collective work presented for the 60 years of Cannes Festival.

« Le rêve de Cassandre » by Woody Allen.

« L’assassinat de Jesse James » by Andrew Dominik.

The guests

24th november

Alain Corneau will present his last movie « Le deuxième souffle » from José Giovanni novel, and « Classe tous risques » by Claude Sautet, from José Giovanni novel.

25th november

Mia Hansen-Love will present her first film « Tout est pardonné » in presence of Constance Rousseau, an actress of the movie.

Jean-Christophe Ferrari, writer and journalist of the magazine « Positif » will present two sessions dedicated to the work of Wong Kar Waï and will moderate the discussion following the films « Nos années sauvages » and « My Blueberry Nights » (preview).

23rd november

Abdellatif Kechiche (to be confirmed) will present his film « La graine et le Mulet ».

For children of school age

« La petite taupe » by Zdenek Miler.

Short films

Sunday 25th november, 10.am

Time for lesson. The spectators are invited to award the Public Award.

Exhibition about cinema by Jean-Claude Ghirardi

November 17>30 ,2007 - Chapelle des Pénitents Blancs.