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Films on the Green @ Columbia: Wild Reeds

Thursday, September 5, 2013 - 7:30pm - 10:00pm
Columbia University Morningside Campus Low Library Plaza

Special Outdoor Film Event on Low Plaza Steps


Films on the Green Festival @ Columbia: Wild Reeds (Les Roseaux sauvages)

Andr Tchin, 1994, 100 min.


In 1962, four friends face their sexual awakening through pop music, movies, and the Algerian War. Franois maintains his affinity for Mat while becoming attracted to his working-class roommate Serge. Political passions mingle with passionate love.


Special sneak preview:  September 5 from 6-7:30 p.m., before Films on the Green @Columbia, our Centennial Maison Franaise exhibition will be open for viewing in Buell Hall, next to Low Plaza.  Free movie snacks and raffle tickets will be given to everyone who visits the sneak preview.


This screening is featured as part of the Films on the Green Festival organized by the Cultural Services of the French Embassy and the NYC Parks Department. Sponsorship is provided by BNP Paribas, Air France, TV5 Monde and Destination Midi-Pyrnes.


Please note that in case of rain, the screening will be held at the Maison Francaise in Buell Hallseating is limited. No alcohol is permitted at this event.