The European Union Film Festival | Europe comes to Chandigarh on film!

Love European Cinema? Chandigarh is really in for an incredible motion picture regard as the “European Union Film Festival” begins in the city this June. The 21st version of the festival is screening 24 movies from 24 European nations for 11 days this time!

The French animated drama L’illusionniste will kick off the proceedings at the Film Festival . Other motion pictures including “Jack” from Germany, “Ollaan Vapaita” from Finland, ” Mother, I adore You” from Latvia, “Michiel De Ruyter” from Netherlands and “Sailing to Paradise” from Slovenia will also be screened.

The Festival will conclude with “The Irish Rebellion”(Ireland) and “Wild Duck” (Greece) on 18th June.

Alliance Francaise will act as the venue for this “Celebration of Cinema”. However,the British film “Coriolanus” will be screened on 18th June at the British Council at 4 pm.

More information about the event can be gathered here :

So let the beauty of film penetrate your senses from 8th – 18th June , 2016.

Timings : 2:00pm – 8:00pm

Here is the trailer of “Sailing to Paradise” to give you a glimpse of what can be expected at the Festival. Cheers!


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