Join us for our films cycle commemorating the centennial of the United States' April 6, 1917 entry into World War I.

Adama

by Simon Rouby
France - 2015 - 85 min
May 23 | 7:00 p.m

As part of the celebrations of the Centennial of American involvement into World War I, the Cultural Services of the French Embassy present the screening of the 2015 animated film Adama by Simon Rouby.

Twelve-year-old Adama lives in a remote village in Western Africa. Beyond the cliffs, the World of Breaths can be found, where the Nassaras reign.
One night, Samba, his older brother, disappears.
Defying the laws of the elders, Adama decides to set out to find him.
With the unwavering determination of a child becoming a man, he launches into a quest that will take him beyond the seas, to the North, to the front lines of World War One.
It is 1916.

Register here

Presented by the Cultural Services of the French Embassy with support from The French Mission du centenaire de la Première Guerre mondiale, in charge of the World War One Centenary in France. This program is endorsed by The U.S. World War One Centennial Commission as a commemorative partner, which recognizes commitment to educating the public about World War One and honoring those who served.

This series is made possible through the generous support of TV5 Monde and the French-American Cultural Foundation.

Embassy of France - La Maison Française 4101 Reservoir Road, NW Washington, DC 20007

Adama

When
May 23, 2017 - 7 p.m.
Where
Embassy of France - La Maison Française
4101 Reservoir Road, NW
Washington, DC 20007
Adama

Join us for our films cycle commemorating the centennial of the United States' April 6, 1917 entry into World War I.

Adama

by Simon Rouby
France - 2015 - 85 min
May 23 | 7:00 p.m

As part of the celebrations of the Centennial of American involvement into World War I, the Cultural Services of the French Embassy present the screening of the 2015 animated film Adama by Simon Rouby.

Twelve-year-old Adama lives in a remote village in Western Africa. Beyond the cliffs, the World of Breaths can be found, where the Nassaras reign.
One night, Samba, his older brother, disappears.
Defying the laws of the elders, Adama decides to set out to find him.
With the unwavering determination of a child becoming a man, he launches into a quest that will take him beyond the seas, to the North, to the front lines of World War One.
It is 1916.

Register here

Presented by the Cultural Services of the French Embassy with support from The French Mission du centenaire de la Première Guerre mondiale, in charge of the World War One Centenary in France. This program is endorsed by The U.S. World War One Centennial Commission as a commemorative partner, which recognizes commitment to educating the public about World War One and honoring those who served.

This series is made possible through the generous support of TV5 Monde and the French-American Cultural Foundation.

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