Port-Louis - Festival the Stones speak [show]

Tuesday 23 July at 20h, projection followed by tales by Achille Grimaux.

Programming 2019
  • Tuesday 23 of 20:00 à 21:30
  • Tuesday 06 of 20:00 à 21:30

Journey to the heart of Brittany's imagination

© 2019 festival Stones Speak

An appointment not to be missed this summer, in the exceptional site of the Citadel

The 19th edition of the festival "Stones Speak in Brittany" invests heritage places in southern Brittany, where storytellers and storytellers will carry this word both new and old that is the soul of Brittany.

This year, "Les Pierres parle" joins the association "I saw a documentary" to propose, before the intervention of the storytellers, the projection of small films.


Tuesday 23 July at 20h
Screening of Jean-Paul Mathelier's "Homme de Mainsaine" film from a photographic collection related to fishing, shipping and archives.
"At the dawn of the century spent on the southern shores of Brittany, the quest for" silver fish "mobilizes the ancestral world of traditional fishing to sail, to the gates of the industrial age. leaning on photographic images of another time, slips between two worlds and throws a ghost people to meet us. "
The projection is followed by tales by Achille Grimaux.

Tuesday 6 August at 20h
Screening of two Quebec short films:
"The beautiful pleasure", a film by Michel Brault, Bernard Gosselin, Pierre Perrault
The inhabitants of Île-aux-Coudres know better than anyone how to fish porpoises. With supreme art, they stubble in the muddy ground and set a heart-shaped trap. Along the poles, the porpoise rushes, tries to escape; but he ended up stranded in the bottom of one of the boats. It is with this beautiful pleasure of the capture of the porpoise that invites us this documentary shot with the inhabitants of the island.
"Tickets please" From Michel Brault
Short film illustrating with humor a representative incident of Quebec: the story of a ticket check in English and French aboard a train.
The projection is followed by stories by Cédric Landry

Useful information

Tuesday 23 July at 20h
Tuesday 6 August at 20h
Time 1h30

Full price 10 €
Reduced price 5 €
Rates subject to change


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