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Marinette | D.C. Screening


Marinette © 2023 - Vigo Films - France 3 Cinéma - Beside Films

Sylvan Theater
Independence Ave SW & 15th Street NW
Washington, D.C., 20004

Tuesday, June 4, 2024 | 8:30pm


Tuesday, June 4 | Sylvan Theater

Directed by Virginie Verrier   
With Garance Mariller, Emilie Dequenne, Alban Lenoir, and Sylvie Testud 
2023, Drama-Biopic, 1h35, France

Marinette Pichon has soccer in her blood. Raised by a courageous mother who had to cope with a violent husband, she overcomes difficulties and forges an unfailing determination. While juggling odd jobs with her sporting career, she is selected for the French national team and then spotted by a major American club. And so, Marinette sets off for the United States with her mother, to pursue her dream of becoming the best player in the world. 

Film in French with English subtitles. 
Free and open to the public. Registration is encouraged.

In partnership with Capital Pride.
The film is part of Unifrance and Villa Albertine’s Young French Cinema program. 

Films on the Green is back, presenting a lineup of free screenings across D.C. parks from May 30 to June 25, 2024. This year, we’re exploring the thrilling intersection of sports and cinema, showcasing four captivating films that embody the spirit of athleticism, competition, and triumph. From soccer to swimming and tennis to cycling, join us for an unforgettable summer of cinematic excitement under the stars!

This event is made possible thanks to the support of TV5 Monde.

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Capital Pride

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TV5MONDE is a global French language entertainment network that showcases premium films and programs from across the world. With more than 1.5 million viewers nationwide in the USA, TV5MONDE is a renowned leader in French language entertainment.

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