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14 Oct / 7pm - Abuja

Wednesday French Movie // Le nom des gens

LE NOM DES GENS (THE NAMES OF LOVE)

By Michel Leclerc
With Sara Forestier, Jacques Gamblin
France – Comedy – 2010 – 100mins
In French with English subtitles
 
The film is semi-biographical, documenting the life of a young woman who uses sex as a weapon to influence right-wing individuals and conservative Muslims. Baya Benmahmoud (Sara Forestier), a scatter-brained, free-spirited, young left-wing activist, sleeps with her political opposites in order to manipulate them to her cause, until she finds her match in Arthur Martin (Jacques Gamblin).
The film was awarded two César Awards in 2011, including best female lead for Sara Forestier and best writing.The former French Prime Minister Lionel Jospin makes a cameo appearance.
 
 

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14 Oct / 7pm

Abuja

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