The Secret Of The Grain

  • Date January 28, 2009
  • Time 8pm
  • Location Elgiva Theatre

(Original title: La Graine et le Mulet – also know as Couscous)

Members’ Rating: 73%

Set in the southern French port of Sète, this is a heart-warming story of one man’s struggle to save his immigrant family from poverty, by opening a fish restaurant on an old boat. Mixing comedy and tragedy, this is a beautifully made film.

France, 2007, Abdellatif Kechiche. Drama, 2hrs 31mins (15)