FILM SCREENING: 'Les Promesses'

Directed by Thomas Kruithof (2021, 1h38)

les promesses

Please note that this event is free and open to everyone, but online booking is required.
To access the screening, please register here.


Film in French with English subtitles
With Isabelle Huppert, Reda Kateb, Naidra Ayadi, Laurent Poitrenaux, Soufiane Guerrab


Mayor of a city in the '93' region, Clémence and Yazid, her chief of staff, are engaged in a fierce battle to save the 'Bernardins' district, a housing estate plagued by insalubrity. This will be his last fight, before handing over to the next election. But when Clémence is approached to become a minister, her ambition puts all her plans into question. Can Clémence abandon her city, her loved ones, and promises she made?...



Promises / Les Promesses (2022) - Trailer (English subs)