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FREE OPEN-AIR SCREENINGS: COME TO WATCH FOUR GREAT CLASSICS DURING THE FNC

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The FNC is pleased to invite you to four free open-air screenings in the heart of the Quartier des spectacles. Every night from Thursday, October 10 to Saturday, October 12 at 7 p.m. and Sunday, October 13 at 6.30 p.m., a feature film will be screened on the Parterre in the Quartier des spectacles:

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 10

Pink Floyd : Live at Pompeii, by Adrian Maben

The director will be here to present his film: shot in 1972, it is a recording of the legendary prog rock band performing without a live audience at the Pompeii amphitheatre.

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 11

Lola, by Jacques Demy

First film by Jacques Demy starring Anouk Aimée

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 12

La chute de la maison Usher, by Jean Epstein

A silent horror film directed by French avant-garde figure Jean Epstein and based on Edgar Allan Poe’s Fall of the House of Usher, accompanied by the Montreal’s Rock Forest band will play live.

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 13

Le Bon, la Brute et le Truand, by Sergio Leone

As part of its collaboration with the Fantasia Festival, the Django Project, the Festival will present the famous Western in English with French subtitles.

 

The FNC will present these four classics a stone’s throw away from its headquarters at the Agora Hydro-Québec in UQÀM’s Cœur des sciences, where, as in previous years, a number of free, festive events will take place.

The full lineup of the 42nd FNC will be announced at a press conference on Tuesday, September 24 at 11 a.m. at the Agora in UQÀM’s Cœur des sciences (175, av. Président-Kennedy, corner of Jeanne-Mance).

 

Drinks, tea and coffee will be provided on the Parterre of Quartier des spectacles!