Couscous (La Graine et le Mulet)

Film Screening

April 21, 2017 7pm, £5 Adults £4 Concession

Couscous (La Graine et le Mulet), a family drama focusing on the travails of an ageing North African émigré who, after being made redundant from his shipyard job, attempts to make real his dream of opening a restaurant.

However, the restaurant is to be situated on a barge and the food cooked by his ex-wife, who is renowned for her cooking.

As the restaurant gets caught up in mishaps and red tape, the tensions and connections that make or break a family are brought bubbling to the surface..

Maghreb Ciné is a film club screening films from and of the Maghreb and its diasporas: www.maghrebcine.wordpress.com.

Tickets cost £5 (concessions £4) and are available on the door or online: http://buytickets.at/maghrebcine/92623