Event Location at Century 21 NorthBay Alliance
Bienvenue chez les Ch’tis (2008)
The Alliance Française de Santa Rosa invites you to join us to view one of France’s beloved blockbuster comedies – Bienvenue chez les Ch’tis !
Friday, October 25th from 6:30pm – 8:30pm @ Century 21 NorthBay Alliance at 1057 College Ave, Santa Rosa, CA 95404
Join friends, students, and members of the Alliance Française de Santa Rosa for an entertaining evening with the “Ch’tis” !
Although living a comfortable life in Salon-de-Provence, a charming town in the South of France, Julie has been feeling depressed for a while.
To please her, Philippe Abrams, a post office administrator, her husband, tries to obtain a transfer to a seaside town, on the French Riviera, at any cost. The trouble is that he is caught red-handed while trying to scam an inspector. Philippe is immediately banished to the distant unheard of town of Bergues, in the Far North of France.
Leaving his child and wife behind, the crucified man leaves for his frightening destination, a dreadfully cold place inhabited by hard-drinking, unemployed locals, speaking an incomprehensible dialect called Ch’ti. Philippe soon realizes that all these ideas were nothing but prejudices and that Bergues is not synonymous with hell…