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International Film Festival Presents – Petite Maman 2/8

Posted on February 7, 2024 | Filed under Archive

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The 2024 International Film Festival is here! The second movie in the lineup is Petite Maman, a PG Drama. Its duration is 1 hr 12 min. The movie starts at 7:00 pm at The Movies at Meadville, 11155 Highline Drive, Meadville, PA 16335.

This film is free and open to the public. Free shuttles will depart campus on N. Main at the top of Brooks Walk at 6:10 pm and 6:30 pm. Students using the 6:10 pm shuttle will get a $5 gift certificate to use on snacks at the movies!

Nominated for 1 BAFTA Award, 9 Award wins & 36 award nominations total! From the director of Portrait of a Lady on Fire, a moving and magical exploration of mother-daughter love and childhood wonder, wisdom, and friendship.¬†Following the death of her beloved grandmother, 8-year-old Nelly accompanies her parents to her mother’s childhood home to begin the difficult process of cleaning out its contents. As Nelly explores the house and nearby woods, she is immediately drawn to a neighbor her own age building a treehouse. What follows is a tender tale of childhood grief, memory and connection.

–“Spellbinding–a moving jewel of a film” The Guardian. –A “Spare, perfect film” the New York Times