APP Rennes Opens the American Movie Festival in Nantes

In partnership with the “Bonne Garde” cinema in Nantes, the Maison des États-Unis cultural center organized a movie festival featuring a popular American movie once a month for a six-month period starting with Brian de Palma’s Carrie. On November 4, Consul Tashawna Bethea joined Ma-Woury Cissé, City of Nantes Council member in charge of International Affairs, the President of the Maison des États-Unis Mariette Cassourret and the Director of the Bonne Garde cinema Michel Cretin to inaugurate the festival. Consul Bethea emphasized the role of cinema in strengthening ties between both cultures and how it helps foster mutual cultural understanding