CANCELLED – The next movie at TLF is “In Safe Hands” or Pupille in French, with Sandrine Kiberlain, Gilles Lelouche and Elodie Bouchez
Synopsis : When baby Theo’s birth mother surrenders him to adoption, Theo’s uncertain future lies in the hands of the Child Welfare Services. Jean, who is no stranger to the foster system, is given the responsibility of temporarily looking after Theo, while the members of the Adoption Agency have the difficult task of finding him a home. Meanwhile, Alice, unable to have children of her own, has never stopped fighting to be a mother. After facing many setbacks, Alice is finally ready to welcome a child, just when the Adoption Servicing is seeking a home for Theo. Thanks to the dedicated members of social services, the paths of Alice and Theo will cross, blending the journey of Jean and the rest of the team along the way.
Movie by Jeanne Herry
“In Safe Hands” received great reviews and got nominated for 6 Cesars awards.
- “Intelligently observed and backed by a strong cast” – the Hollywood Reporter
- “A very interesting foundation for a movie. The process is displayed with warmth, humor and authenticity…” France 24
- “This film is sensitive, emotional and filled with humanity. The message conveyed is as important as Standing Tall by Emmanuel Bercot”. Cnews.
March 27th, 2020 at 7 pm
Address: Theatre du Lycée de San Francisco – 1201 Ortega st – San Francisco (enter through 20th av.)