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French Ciné-club - Turning Tide (En solitaire)

French Ciné-club - Turning Tide (En solitaire)

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When:

  • Mon 4 Aug ’14, 7:00pm

Where:

Berkeley Cinema, 32-34 Anzac St, Takapuna

Restrictions:

All Ages

Ticket Information:

  • General Admission: $11.50

Turning Tide is a thrilling adventure picture set on the open seas. This production stars François Cluzet (Intouchables and Tell No One) as Yann Kermadec, a taciturn Breton who, after his friend Franck (heart-throb Guillaume Canet) breaks a leg, steps in to skipper a high-tech yacht for the Vendée Globe, a strictly solo three month round-the-world yacht race.

Early misfortune sees Yann’s boat briefly laid up in the Canary Islands, but when he rejoins the race, he discovers he is carrying a teenage stowaway, Mano (Samy Seghir). Realising his long cherished dream of winning the Vendée Globe is imperiled by the presence of the young Mauritian, a furious Yann refuses to speak to the boy. However, slowly his hostility gives way to empathy and an understanding of Mano’s predicament.

While this stunning film makes a poignant comment on migration, it is the breathtaking action sequences that make it a cinematic experience not to be missed

Director: Christophe Offenstein
Cast: François Cluzet, Guillaume Canet, Virginie Efira, Samy Seghir
Genre: Drama
Duration: 96 minutes
Rating: M – offensive language

French with English subtitles

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