Love-struck Billy Bigelow (Gordon MacRae), the carousel barker, and mill-worker Julie Jordan (Shirley Jones) lose their job but still decide to get married. Jobless, Billy grows irritable but the news of Julie’s pregnancy makes him ecstatic. But he starts to worry as well and as a result plans a bank robbery which ends tragically. Carousel (1956) directed by Henry King will be screened at the US Consulate tomorrow, 11 am. Entry fee, bring valid ID proof. Details: 28574000
Chennai will experience a Latin American Film Festival for the
time at the Russian Centre of Science and Culture from
April 18 to 23. Catch 17 films from nine countries. Like from
Columbia, Gabo based on author Gabriel Garcia Marquez’s life or Lingua a documentary about the Portuguese language. Organised
by Grulac, India and Indo
Cine Appreciation Foundation. Three movies per day.
Couleur de peau: miel (2012) is a serious documentary about Sik Jung-jun and his return to Seoul, his homeland. He was adopted by a family in Belgium when he was very young as a result of the adoption program after the Korean war (5 pm). On the other hand, the fun 3D animated movie Gus petit oiseau grand voyage (2014) will keep us laughing as the juvenile new leader Yellowbird as he tries to lead a flock of birds to Africa for migration (7pm). On Sunday at Alliance Francaise of Madras. Details: 28271477