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Ciné-Club: Coup de Foudre/ Entre Nous (1983)

Coup de Foudre/ Entre Nous (1983)

By Diany Kurys, with Isabelle Huppert, Miou-Miou, Jean Pierre Bacri, Guy Marchand. In French with English subtitles

The film will be shown during the event. 

In this bittersweet, often funny, period drama, Lena is a young Jewish woman who accepts a proposal of marriage by a camp worker to escape deportation to Nazi Germany. After the war, they settle in Lyon. Lena meets Madeleine, a charismatic artist. The two form a passionate friendship that offers the promise of escaping their mundane everyday life.

A domestic epic that reconciles feminism with femininity. Academy Award Nominee for Best Foreign Film

Attending this screening will count toward a raffle to win a trip for two to Tahiti or Paris offered by Frenchbee. To qualify you need to attend 4 events of AF Silicon Valley Ciné-Club or Salons.

The bilingual introduction and the discussion will be led by Hélène Laroche Davis, Professor of Film Studies. 

French Food, wine and networking at 6:30pm before viewing the film together. Buffet by Fabrique Délices, Frenchery and AF Silicon Valley. 

Event Program




Introduction by Hélène Laroche Davis, PhD followed by movie


Q & A -  Bilingual discussion

Emerson School 2800 W. Bayshore, Palo Alto. Entrance to the Ciné-Club is at the back of the school, accessible from the end of the parking lot behind the building.

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