Movie Night: Being 17
Sent to mailinglist subscribers on January 12, 2017
Growing up and confronting life
Critical favorite explores the joys and sadness of discovering who you are
Fresno Filmworks presents the original French drama and New York Times Critics’ Pick “Being 17.” This moving exploration of adolescent sexual awakening was co-written by award-winning French directors André Téchiné and Céline Sciamma.
FROM THE CRITICS
Peter Debruge of Variety says “. . . to the extent that the film truly is about being 17 — and what that age does to our heads and our hearts, when we experience unfamiliar feelings with confusion, fear and a force approaching violence — this vibrant portrait feels like something of a revelation . . . .”