Online Film Discussion
Matinée Cinéma

My Donkey, My Lover, and I
Antoinette dans les Cévennes (2020)

An online discussion September 28, 2022 at 10:30 am

We welcome you back to a matinée edition of 
Soirée Cinéma (French Film Night),
presenting the adult comedy, My Donkey, My Lover and I, starring Laure Calamy from Call My Agent! (Dix Pour Cent). Calamy won the Best Actress award at the 2021 Césars for her work in this film.

The AFSR Cineclub invites you and your (adult) friends to stream this film in the next few weeks, or see it in person at the Lark Theater in Marin County (this week only). Then, on Wednesday, September 28, your Cineclub hosts, Peter Zingg and Joelle Pluchon, will conduct a bilingual discussion online about the film.

Please RSVP to receive the Zoom link
by sending a request to

For more information about the film and our discussion plans, please visit the event page on the AFSR website.

Late Registration For Fall 1 Classes

Classes started August 29th, but it may not be too late
to register for a few of our group classes in the Fall 1 session
at a reduced rate of $225.
Select the "Deduct One Lesson" option when you check out.

Please visit the Group Classes page of our website
for information on which classes are still available. 

Coming Soon!

“French Class for Parents” of students attending Santa Rosa French-American Charter School (SRFACS). This in-person class will be taught by AFSR instructors. Announcements and details forthcoming.

Inquire about Youth Tutoring Lessons
Save the Dates!

The Alliance is planning some very special events in the next few months that we wanted to give you advance notice about.

Sunday, September 25
Pétanque et Pique-nique

Join us for a fun Sunday afternoon of pétanque (French lawn bowling)
and refreshments. The time and location will be announced soon.

Week of October 10
In-Person Film Screening and Post-Film Chat
at the Mill Valley Film Festival

The schedule for the festival, to be held at the Rafael Theater in San Rafael, will be announced September 9.
We will select a French film to attend together,
followed by a discussion at a local cafe.
Send an email to to receive information on tickets and reservations for the after-film discussion.

Thursday, October 20
AFSR's Annual Meeting (Assemblée Génerale)

(Current AFSR members only)
Join our annual meeting online to conduct official business.
Tentatively set for 6:30 to 7:30 pm.

These events are in the planning stages, so look for future newsletter information about them, or consult the AFSR website's
Activities and News page in the coming weeks.

Renew or Sign Up for Membership !