Fanny’s Journey

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Fanny’s Journey


Thursday Mar 09 07:30 PM
Friday Mar 17 01:00 PM
Sunday Mar 19 04:00 PM


Doris Duke Theatre


About the Film:

Part of the Honolulu Jewish Film Festival 2017 

Directed by Lola Doillon. France/Belgium. 2016. 94 min. French with English subtitles.

In this period film, 13-year-old Fanny and her sisters are sent from their home in Nazi-occupied France to a foster home for Jewish children In Italy. When the Nazis arrive in Italy, the school mistress (Cécile de France in a tour-de-force performance) pulls out all the stops to get her charges to the Swiss border.

Read the Variety review.

The film will be introduced by Dr. Didier Langlare, lecturer at Leeward Community College.

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