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My Donkey, My Lover & I (Antoinette dans les Cévennes)| Chicago Screening

Films on the Green Chicago, Outdoor Film Series

My Donkey, My Lover & I © Greenwich Entertainment

Ward (A. Montgomery) Park
630 N. Kingsbury St.
Chicago, 60606

Tuesday, July 2, 2024 | 8:30 pm (Sunset)


Tuesday, July 2 | Ward (A. Montgomery) Park

My Donkey, My Lover & I (Antoinette dans les Cévennes)
Directed by Caroline Vignal 
With Laure Calamy, Benjamin Lavernhe, and Olivia Côte  
2020, Comedy-Romance, 1h36, France-Belgium  

Antoinette, a dedicated schoolteacher, eagerly awaits her summer holiday with Vladimir, her married lover, and the father of one of her students. But when Vladimir cancels due to a surprise hiking trip planned by his wife in the Cévennes National Park, Antoinette’s disappointment turns into determination. Following in their footsteps, she sets off on an adventure, with an unlikely companion, a protective donkey named Patrick, by her side. 

Film in French with English subtitles. 
Free and open to the public. Bring your own chair or blanket and join us at dusk! 


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