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MDC’s Tower Theater and The French Alliance in Miami Present Cinema Series

Tower Theater French Cinema

A scene from Toi et moi, starring Academy Award-winning actress Marion Cotillard.

Miami, September 26, 2011 - Miami Dade College (MDC) and The French Alliance in Miami have joined forces to present a French Film Series through December. Starting Sept. 27, a different French film will be showcased at either The French Alliance center, or the college’s historic Tower Theater, both located in the heart of Little Havana. All films will be presented in French with English subtitles.

The series kicks-off at The French Alliance center at 7 p.m.  Tuesday, Sept. 27, with Qui m’aime me suive, directed by Benoît Cohen and starring Mathieu Demy, Eleonore Pourriat and Julie Depardieu.

Below is the complete list of French Film Series showings:


Tuesday, Sept. 27, at 7 p.m.

The French Alliance in Miami

Qui m’aime me suive. Directed by Benoît Cohen. With Mathieu Demy, Eleonore Pourriat, Julie Depardieu


Tuesday, Oct. 11, at 7 p.m.

MDC Tower Theater

Boy meets girl.  Directed by Leo Carax. With Caroll Brooks, Denis Lavant, Mireille Perrier


Tuesday, Oct. 25, at 7 p.m.

The French Alliance in Miami

Je ne suis pas là pour être aimé. Directed by Stéphane Brize. With Patrick Chesnais, Anne Consigny


Tuesday, Nov. 8, at 7 p.m.

MDC Tower Theater

Toi et moi. Directed by Julie Lopes-Curval. With Marion Cotillard, Julie Depardieu.


Tuesday, Nov. 29, at 7 p.m.

The French Alliance in Miami

Je crois que je l’aime. Directed by Pierre Jolivet. With Vincent Lindon, Sandrine Bonnaire


Tuesday, Dec. 13, 7 p.m.

MDC Tower Theater

Les amants. Directed by Louis Malle, with Jeanne Moreau, José de Villalonga, Alain Cuny


Tickets cost $5 for the general public. French Alliance members enter for free.  

The Tower Theater is located at 1508 S.W. Eight Street. Free parking is available in the public parking lots located behind the theater. For more information, please call 305-642-1264, or visit the Tower Theater website at     

The French Alliance in Miami is located at 618 S.W. Eight Street. For tickets and more information, please call 305-859-8760, or visit

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