films in theaters from December 21, 2022 to January 31, 2023

The Municipal Cinema Nestor Burma, a privileged place for exchanges, offers the public six new film weeks. From December 21, 2022 to January 31, 2023, the public will be able to enjoy monthly Ciné Relax screenings (with Les enfants d’Hélène), a Surprise Favorite from Art and Essay cinemas, and renewed partnerships with TELERAMA AFCAE festivals. and Christian of the Cinema [Le Coureur (Davandeh), d’Amir Naderi, Montgolfière d’Or au Festival des 3 Continents – Nantes, 1985)] but also with Occitanie films as part of the next room (special screening Regards d’ici).

Special screening Regards d’ici, Saturday January 14, 2023

The Nestor Burma cinema is offering a special Regards d’Ici screening on Saturday January 14, 2023 at 5:45 p.m., in partnership with Occitanie films in the next room.

  • At 5:45 p.m., Pétaouchnok by Édouard Deluc

France – 2022 – 1h36
With Pio Marmaï, Philippe Rebbot, Camille Chamoux, Pablo Pauly, Moussa Mansaly, Olivia Côte, Sami Ameziane, Délia Espinat-Dief, Léa Py, Jules Wolff, Emilio Zurano…
In the presence of Roger ARPAJOU, set photographer.

In the heart of the Pyrenees, two friends have the idea of ​​the century to get out of precariousness: launch a fantastic ride through the mountains, for tourists in search of nature, silence, adventure…

Télérama AFCAE Festival, from January 18 to 24, 2023

Wednesday, January 18, 2023

  • At 7:50 p.m., The Almond Trees by Valeria Bruni Tedeschi

France – 2022 – 2h06
With Nadia Tereszkiewicz, Sofiane Bennacer, Louis Garrel, Micha Lescot, Clara Bretheau, Noham Edje, Vassili Schneider, Eva Danino, Liv Henneguier, Baptiste Carrion-Weiss, Léna Garrel, Sarah Henochsberg, Oscar Lesage…
Also scheduled for December 21-27

Special screening followed by a debate with the editorial staff of Télérama (simultaneously broadcast from the Cinéma Panthéon in Paris)

At the end of the 1980s, Stella, Etienne, Adèle and the whole troupe were twenty years old. They pass the entrance examination for the famous school created by Patrice Chéreau and Pierre Romans at the Amandiers theater in Nanterre. Launched at full speed in life, passion, play, love, together they will live the turning point of their lives but also their first great tragedies.

Thursday, January 19, 2023

  • At 1:45 p.m., RMN by Cristian Mungiu

Romania – 2022 – 2h05 – VOSTF
With Marin Grigore, Judith State, Macrina Bârladeanu, Orsolya Moldován, Andreï Finti, Mark Blenyes…

A few days before Christmas, Matthias is back in his native, multi-ethnic village in Transylvania, after quitting his job in Germany. He worries about his son, Rudi, who is growing up without him, about his father, Otto, left alone and he wants to see Csilla, his ex-girlfriend, again. He tries to get more involved in the education of the boy who has remained too long in the care of his mother, Ana, and wants to help him overcome his irrational anxieties. When the factory that Csilla manages decides to recruit foreign employees, the peace of the small community is disturbed, anxieties also reach the adults. Frustrations, conflicts and passions resurface, shattering the semblance of peace in the community…

Session accompanied by Philippe Cabrol from the Associations Chrétiens et Cultures, and Pro-fil (Promoting films whose artistic and human quality helps to understand the contemporary world)

  • At 4:45 p.m., The Cairo Conspiracy by Tarik Saleh

Egypt / Sweden – 2022 – 1h59 – VOSTF
With Tawfeek Barhom, Fares Fares, Mohammad Bakri, Makram Khoury, Mehdi Dehbi…

Adam, a simple son of a fisherman, integrates the prestigious Al-Azhar University in Cairo, epicenter of the power of Sunni Islam. On the first day of school, the Grand Imam at the head of the institution suddenly dies. Adam then finds himself, unwittingly, at the heart of a relentless power struggle between the country’s religious and political elites…

Session accompanied by Philippe Cabrol from the Associations Chrétiens et Cultures, and Pro-fil (Promoting films whose artistic and human quality helps to understand the contemporary world)

  • At 7:50 p.m., Chronicle of a temporary affair by Emmanuel Mouret

France – 2022 – 1h40
With Sandrine Kiberlain, Vincent Macaigne, Georgia Scalliet, Maxence Tual, Stéphane Mercoyrol…

Screening followed by a meeting with Sandrine Kiberlain and Emmanuel Mouret

A single mother and a married man become lovers. They agree to see each other only for fun and not to experience any feelings of love……

Special screening followed by a meeting with Sandrine Kiberlain and Emmanuel Mouret (simultaneously broadcast from the Cinéma Panthéon in Paris)

Saturday January 21, 2023

  • At 8:10 p.m., The Fabelmans by Steven Spielberg

United States – 2022 – 2h31 – VOSTF
With Gabriel LaBelle, Michelle Williams, Paul Dano, Mateo Zoryon Francis-DeFord, Seth Rogen, Judd Hirsch, Sam Rechner, Chloe East, David Lynch…

Sammy Fabelman grew up in Arizona in a post-World War II era. The young man will one day discover a shocking family secret. He will also realize that the cinema will help him to see and accept the truth. The film is inspired by the youth of the filmmaker, from his seven to eighteen years…

Sunday January 22, 2023

  • At 7:50 p.m., The Innocent by Louis Garrel

France – 2022 – 1h39
With Roschdy Zem, Anouk Grinberg, Noémie Merlant, Louis Garrel, Souleymane Tour

When Abel learns that his mother Sylvie, in her sixties, is about to marry a man in prison, he panics. Supported by Clémence, his best friend, he will do everything to try to protect her. But the meeting with Michel, his new father-in-law, could well offer Abel new perspectives…

Special screening followed by a meeting with Louis Garrel and, subject to confirmation, Anouk Grinberg (simultaneously broadcast from the Cinéma Panthéon in Paris)

Monday, January 23, 2023

  • At 7:50 p.m., The Children of Others by Rebecca Zlotowski

France – 2022 – 1h43
With Virginie Efira, Roschdy Zem, Callie Ferreira Goncalves, Victor Lefebvre, Chiara Mastroianni, Yamée Couture, Henri-Noël Tabary…

Rachel is 40 years old, no children. She loves her life: her high school students, her friends, her exes, her guitar lessons. By falling in love with Ali, she becomes attached to Leila, her 4-year-old daughter. She tucks it in, nurses it, and loves it as her own. But loving other people’s children is a risk worth taking…

Special screening followed by a meeting with Rebecca Zlotowski and, subject to confirmation, Virginie Efira (simultaneously broadcast from the Cinéma Panthéon in Paris)

Film meeting, Wednesday January 25, 2023

The Nestor Burma cinema offers on Wednesday January 25, 2023 at 5.15 p.m. a special film-meeting session as part of the Christian Film Festival.

  • At 5:15 p.m., The Runner (Davandeh) by Amir Naderi

Iran – 1985, restored version 2017 – 1h34 – VOSTF
With Madjid Niroumand, Moussa Tourkiradeh…
For everyone from 10 years old

Screening in the presence of members of the Christian Film Festival team

Amiro, a young boy living alone on the shores of the Persian Gulf, learned to survive very early on. Dreaming of new horizons, he would like to know where
these planes and freighters that he sees around him. He wants to succeed and knows that he must fight and above all run, run and run again. For him, two kinds of races, one that serves him to earn a living, and the other, spiritual, to form…

Cine-relax session, Sunday January 29, 2023

Ciné-ma difference becomes Ciné Relax. Because cinema, and more generally culture, must be accessible to everyone, the Nestor Burma cinema continues to offer THE PUBLIC once a month these warm and benevolent screenings open to everyone. They will now be at 2 p.m.

  • At 2 p.m., Wallace and Gromit: the inventors of Nick Park

Great Britain – 2016 – 54 min – French version
For everyone from 5 years old

Preview: Morph Selfie by Merlin Crossingham

Une grande excursion (23′-1989): When Wallace realizes that he has no more cheese to eat with his crackers, neither one nor two, he decides to go on a trip to the moon (which is made of cheese ). He then begins to build a rocket with his dog Gromit.

Bad pants (29′-1993): The end of the month being difficult, Wallace decides to rent a room in the house to a penguin. Gromit is wary of this newcomer who seems to want to see him disappear. And for good reason…

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Municipal Cinema Nestor Burma
2, rue Marcelin Albert – Celleneuve district – 34080 Montpellier

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films in theaters from December 21, 2022 to January 31, 2023