French Film Festival 2009

Films for all the family to enjoy.

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Lads & Jockeys (Country: France; Year: 2008; Director: Benjamin Marquet)
Documenary about the tough life faced by apprentice jockeys.
Magic (Country: France; Year: 2009; Director: Robert Davi; Writer: John Penney, Leo Grillo; Stars: Leo Grillo, Sammi Hanratty, Lori Heuring, Robert Davi, Jed the Dog, Elaine Hendrix, Tanya Allen, Greg Grunberg, Lee de Broux, Tonyo Meléndez, Raynor Scheine, Di Koob, Bob Bancroft, Brandon Epland, Bob Joles)
An angel - posing as a dog - is sent to heal a broken family.

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