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C’est La Vie!
(Le Sens De La Fête)


Raffertys Theatre


05 April 2018

Event Type

Cinema Screening

Alliance Française French Film Festival 2018 presents

Join us to celebrate the 2018 Alliance Française French Film Festival Opening Night* with our screening of this new hilarious comedy by dynamic duo Olivier Nakache and Éric Toledano (The Intouchables, Those Happy Days).

Over a career spanning more than 30 years, Max Angély (Jean-Pierre Bacri, for whom the role was penned) has enjoyed a celebrated career as a caterer and event organiser. Today, it’s all hands on deck for Pierre and Héléna’s nuptials in a breathtaking 17th century French chateau. As per usual, Max has everything precisely organised but, as the celebrations get underway, Murphy’s Law takes over, and his perfectly planned occasion risks disintegrating into a chaotic farce. Can Max and his team pull together to make Pierre and Héléna’s special day memorable for all the right reasons?

C’est la Vie! is a carefully crafted rom-com loaded with witty zingers. A hypnotically jazzy soundtrack and top-notch ensemble cast seals the deal on what is shameless fun from go to whoa.

“Another magical trick out of the hat with a ruthlessly-plotted breeze of ensemble good humour.” – Hollywood Reporter

Classification: CTC (Check The Classification)
Language: French with English subtitles

Dates & Times:
Thursday 5 April 2018 at 7pm (Opening Night)
*Tickets to Opening Night include a complimentary glass of champagne (or standard drink) from Riverside’s Bar

Directed by
Olivier Nakache
Éric Toledano

Jean-Pierre Bacri
Jean-Paul Rouve
Gilles Lellouche
Vincent Macaigne
Hélène Vincent

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1 hour 57 minutes (No interval)

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