Presented by Tom Sant & Susan Hirsch
“Nothing short of a miracle,” according to the Hollywood Reporter, this touching stop-animation tells the story of 9-year-old Courgette (Zucchini.) After becoming orphaned he is befriended by Raymond, a kind police officer who accompanies him to his new foster home. At first he struggles to find his place in this strange, at times, hostile environment, but with Raymond’s and his new-found friends’ help, there is hope for Courgette. Nominated this year for a Golden Globe and an Academy Award for Best Animated Film. Animated drama/comedy. PG-13. 70 min. Switzerland.
Saturday, March 18 – 10:00AM – Fremont Theatre
$12 General / $10 Students & Film Society – Tickets will be available at box office day of show
(All festival passes will be accepted for this event)