My Life as a Courgette (Ma vie de courgette)
Tuesday 13th June 2017 - 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm, Palmer Building
After his mother’s sudden death, 9 year old Zucchini is befriended by a police officer, Raymond, who accompanies him to his new foster home. At first he struggles to find his place in this strange and hostile environment amongst the other orphans. But with Raymond’s help and his newfound friends, Zucchini eventually learns to trust and love, as he searches for a new family of his own. This beautifully animated film has already won numerous awards.
Switzerland-France 2016 – French with subtitles – directed by Claude Barras – 66 min tbc
The story soars with laughter, sorrow, and joy, and stands as a testament to the resilience of the human heart – ROTTEN TOMATOES
A big film in a small package…..with charm, heart and smarts – BFI
This is animation as an art form, inspiring and indelible – ROLLING STONE