European Union Film Festival 2006

The Canadian Film Institute is proud to present the 21st annual European Union Film Festival. Founded in 1984, the festival is an annual showcase of the best of contemporary cinema produced in the European Union.


All films are Ottawa premieres and are presented in their original languages with English sub-titles.

- The French film to be presented this year :



Directed by Luc Besson
Runtime : 1h 30min.
Production year : 2005

- Presented on Tuesday, November 28th, 7:00pm

It begins when two strangers meet on a bridge one morning. Looking to escape his past Andre accepts the help of the mysterious Angela and sets in motion a chain of events that will change his life forever. Beautiful in its simplicity, Angel-A is a striking, supernatural love-story and the first film Luc Besson has directed for over seven years.

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