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Ride Above (Tempête) | D.C. Screening


Ride Above © Nolita Productions – TF1 Studios

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

Saturday, May 30, 2024 | 8:30 pm


Saturday, May 30 | Sylvan Theater

Ride Above (Tempête)
Directed by Christian Duguay 
With Pio Marmaï, Mélanie Laurent, Carmen Kassovitz, Danny Huston, and Carole Bouquet
2022, Drama, 1h49, France-Canada, courtesy of Institut Français

Raised among horses on her parents’ stud farm, Zoé dreams of becoming a jockey. She finds pure joy in riding, especially with Belle-Intrigante, the prized mare. With the birth of Tempête, Zoé sees her chance to become a champion. However, tragedy strikes when Tempête accidentally injures Zoé, leaving her unable to walk. Now facing her darkest moment, Zoé must summon the strength to turn her shattered dreams into a triumphant reality. 

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

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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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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