A brief synopsis of the movie can be found below. Admission is free of charge, open to all, and each movie will carry English subtitles. Subsequent screenings will be shown at 2 weekly intervals with details of each movie previewed here in the Pattaya Mail.
For more information, call Christian Civet on 087 144 5902 or go to www.cinesoir.blogspot.com.
“Ali Zoua: Prince de la rue” (Ali Zoua: Prince of the Streets) - Wednesday, Oct. 31 at 6.30 p.m.
Drama directed by Nabil Ayouch (2000) - English Subtitles – 1hr 40mins.
Synopsis: Ali, Kwita, Omar and Boubker are street children in Casablanca. Beyond all the daily problems of survival lies an unbreakable friendship between them.
Since they left Dib and his gang, they have been living on the portside of Casablanca but they live in constant fear of Dib’s revenge. Ali wants to become a sailor - when he was living with his mother, a prostitute, he used to listen to a fairy tale about the sailor who discovered the miracle island with two suns.
However, one day Ali is killed in a fight between the rival gangs and now his three friends have only one purpose - to give him the burial he deserves.