French Film Festival 2015

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Zarafa Zarafa
Zarafa and Young Tiger
Young Tiger (Bébé tigre) (Country: France; Year: 2014; Director: Cyprien Vial; Writer: Cyprien Vial, Marie Amachoukeli-Barsacq, Céline Sciamma; Stars: Harmandeep Palminder, Vikram Sharma, Elisabeth Lando, Bilal Baggad, Billel Brima, Amandeep Singh, Karim Leklou, Aurore Broutin, Gérard Zingg, Marie Berto, Lauriane Escaffre, Arsh Kumar, Sukh Palminder, Mahipal Singh, Navpreet Singh)
Story of a Punjabi teenager in France.
Zarafa (Country: France, Belgium; Year: 2012; Director: Rémi Bezançon, Jean-Christophe Lie; Writer: Alexander Abela, Rémi Bezançon; Stars: Max Renaudin, Simon Abkarian, François-Xavier Demaison, Vernon Dobtcheff, Roger Dumas, Ronit Elkabetz, Mohamed Fellag, Déborah François, Thierry Frémont, Philippe Morier-Genoud, Clara Quilichini, Mostéfa Stiti)
A young boy, a prince and a balloonist escort a young giraffe halfway across the world, having adventures on the way.
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