Wed, Jul 13|
Learn French Brooklyn
Film & Wine Series: The Career of Omar Sy
Omar Sy's a longtime star in France, and of recent acclaim to US audiences, the star of Netflix's Lupin has had a storied career and extraordinary success as a trailblazer for first-generation French audiences. Join us for a single screening or a full 4-week viewing of Sy's incredible work.
Time & Location
Jul 13, 2022, 8:30 PM – 10:00 PM
Learn French Brooklyn, 33 Nassau Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11222, USA
About the Event
A longtime star in France, and of recent acclaim to US audiences, Omar Sy the star of Netflix's Lupin has had a storied career and extraordinary success as a trailblazer for first-generation French audiences.
The son of immigrants from west Africa, Sy was born in Trappes in the western part of the Paris metropolitan area. He rose to prominence in the sketch comedy show Service après-vente des émissions, in which he starred alongside Fred Testot. He achieved international recognition for his performance in the 2011 hit The Intouchables, winning the César award for best actor. He later divided his time between French films such as Samba and Chocolat and Hollywood productions including X-Men: Days of Future Past, Jurassic World and Transformers: The Last Knight.
Join us for a single screening or the full 4 film & wine series of Omar Sy's incredible work. All screenings feature English subtitles.
- Wednesday, July 13, Les Intouchables
- Wednesday, July 27, Le Flic de Belleville
- Wednesday, August 10, Samba
- Wednesday, August 24, Chocolat
Each ticket includes two glasses of wine per screening, additional available for purchase. Attendees are invited to stay after the screening for light discussion.
- Full Film & Wine Series (4 screenings): $140
- Single screening (advance purchase): $40/ticket
- Single screening (at door): $45/ticket
- Additional Wine: $5/ea.
For payments made at the door, please send Venmo to Magda Lahliti at @LearnFrenchBrooklyn or through Zelle at Learn French Brooklyn Inc. at email@example.com.
Location: The Play Lab, 33 Nassau Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11222
Film & Wine Series (4 Films)
Includes access to all 4 screenings: July 13 - Les Intouchables July 27 - Le Flic de Belleville August 10 - Samba August 24 - Chocolat
Wednesday, July 13th screening of Les Intouchables (8:30 - 10pm)
Le Flic de Belleville
Wednesday, July 27th screening of Le Flic de Belleville (8:30 - 10pm)
Wednesday, August 10th screening of Samba (8:30 - 10pm)
Wednesday, August 24th screening of Chocolat (8:30 - 10pm)