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2017 East Bay International Jewish Film Festival

Belle & Sebastian

Feature / France / 2013 / Drama, Family Friendly / 104 mins / French, German with English subtitles / Contra Costa Premiere

Belle & Sebastian

Century 16 Theatres Pleasant Hill
Thursday, Mar. 9 2:15pm Box office only

Description

With stunning cinematography and the majestic Alps as a backdrop, this heartfelt drama centers on the courage of a young orphan and his dog, a Great Pyrenees. Living in a small village with César, an adoptive “grandfather,” the boy stumbles upon the town’s secret—despite the Nazi occupation, many of the town’s citizens are secretly organizing the passage of Jewish refugees into Switzerland. Suitable for grades 7–Adult.

Co-sponsor: Consulat Général de France à San Francisco.

Underwritten by Helene and Ross Gordon; Margaret and Stuart Winter.

Dates & Times

Belle & Sebastian

Century 16 Theatres Pleasant Hill
Thursday, Mar. 9 2:15pm Box office only

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