How to Be a Good Wife (La bonne éspouse)

In 1968, the prim-and-proper Paulette (Juliette Binoche) tries to keep her boarding school afloat while reconnecting with her first love.

When Granny Meets Grandpa (C’est quoi ce Papy?!)

When their grandmother loses her memory, a family sneaks her out of a nursing home in search of the man they believe to be their long-lost grandfather.

La Haute Provence

What is the Haute Provence? A land of wild beauty, home of eagle and marmot, a seductive sea of mountains. Le Chapeau de Gendarme. Le Chambeyron. Pelat. An uncompromising place, with gorges of ruby red and golden honey, it rivers untethered, untamed. The Haute Provence is a geologist’s paradise, a hiker’s unceasing wonder, a skier’s …

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Cara Black: Night Flight to Paris

Murder By The Book 2342 Bissonnet St, Houston, TX

Alliance favorite Cara Black returns to Houston’s Murder by the Book, 2342 Bissonnet, on March 18 at 3 PM. Join the Alliance for a glass of wine to welcome Cara as she presents Night Flight to Paris, a follow-up to her gripping historical thriller Three Hours in Paris.

Sacred Stones of Brittany

Alliance Française de Houston 427 Lovett Blvd, Houston, TX

Brittany has Europe’s largest concentration of prehistoric monuments: menhirs (giant standing stones), dolmens (like huge stone tables), cairns (stone mounds over burial chambers), and alignments of megaliths that stretch in columns for miles. Experts generally agree that these mysterious monuments, built between 5000 and 2000 BCE, had a religious function. This lecture will give you …

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