National Canadian Film Day
MY INTERNSHIP IN CANADA (FREE SCREENING)
April 19, 2017
7:30pm, Tilley Hall, UNB Campus
French, Creole, English with English subtitles
The Monday Night Film Series in conjunction with National Canadian Film Day presents a FREE screening of “MY INTERNSHIP IN CANADA”, Oscar-nominated Philippe Falardeau’s latest film is a satirical comedy about an independent MP from Northern Quebec (Patrick Huard) who unexpectedly finds himself holding the tie-breaking vote on whether Canada should go to war in the Middle East. In an attempt to settle the matter, he and his intern, a Haitian immigrant, embark on a grand tour of his constituency to evaluate public opinion
“The performances are lived-in and the tone is refreshingly light. A genuine crowd-pleaser, no matter what colour that sign on your lawn might be.” – Barry Hertz, The Globe and Mail
The NB Film Co-op in partnership with the UNB Faculty of Arts and the Toronto Film Festival presents the series.