Le Havre

2011
Comedy/Drama
Rated G
Length 1:33

In Kaurismäki’s Le Havre, an acid-tinged yet strangely gentle comedy-drama named for the French coastal city where it is set, police inspector Monet pursues a trio trying to unite a young African refugee with his mother in London.

NZ Listener “Imperceptible escalation into hilarity” ****
NZ Herald “It’s a sheer delight and the director’s best yet.”

Cannes Film Festival 2011 – in competition
Cannes Film Festival 2011 – FIPRESCI Prize
Cannes Film Festival 2011 – Special Mention from the Ecumenical Jury
Chicago International Film Festival 2011 – Gold Hugo award
Munich Film Festival 2011 – Arri-Zeiss-Award (Best International Film)

Screening times
Sunday 16 September 8.00pm
Thursday 20 September 4.30pm