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Beauty & the Beast

Beauty & the Beast

FILM SCREENING

As part of its Summer film series "Once Upon a Time: From Books to Movies", the Cultural Services of the French Embassy present the screening of the 1946 film Beauty and the Beast by Jean Cocteau

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WHAT: Beauty & the Beast

WHEN: Tuesday, June 13th, 2017 – 7:00 p.m - 9:00 p.m

WHERE: La Maison Française - 4101 Reservoir Rd, NW - Washington, D.C. – 20007

PRICE: Free admission

RESERVATION: Online registration required on Eventbrite

ADD. INFOS: Valid ID required, no parking inside the embassy. No large bags, helmets, suitcase.

Beauty and the Beast/La Belle et la Bête
By Jean Cocteau
1946 – France - 86 min
In French with English subtitles

As part of its Summer film series "Once Upon a Time: From Books to Movies", the Cultural Services of the French Embassy present the screening of the 1946 film Beauty and the Beast by Jean Cocteau.
The only gift the daughter of a rich merchant asks from her father, when he returns from a long journey, is a red rose. Her sisters laugh at her, but once this unexpected wish is granted, everything becomes enchanting. A man is changed into a beast, the house has spells cast upon it, and, in the end, Prince Charming appears to delight Beauty.

Online registration is required for this screening. Register here.

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This series is made possible through the generous support of TV5 Monde and the French-American Cultural Foundation.


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