Triplets of Belleville
Film by Sylvain Chomet
A Cine-Concert with Live Music
Composer/Conductor Benoît Charest with Le Terrible Orchestre de Belleville
Triplets of Belleville received two Academy Award nominations - Best Animated Feature and Best Original Song.
When her cyclist grandson, Champion, is kidnaped during the Tour de France by mysterious, square-shouldered henchmen, Madame Souza and her beloved pooch Bruno team up with the Belleville Sisters—an aged trio of eccentric jazz-era divas—to rescue him! Experience the adventure as this Oscar-nominated animated film is screened to live accompaniment of the original hot jazz score for the film, conducted by the composer, Benoit Charest. including the Academy Award nominated best song, Belleville Rendez-Vous.
Rolling Stone calls Triplets of Belleville "Extraordinary!... A bracing blend of silliness and sophistication! It's comic, touching and a visual knockout." Roger Ebert proclaimed, "The Triplets of Belleville will have you walking out of the theater with a goofy grin on your face, wondering what just happened to you.”
This 90-minute cine-concert contains adult content. Rated PG-13 by the Motion Picture Association of America.
Saturday, May 11th at 7:30 pm
Kirkland Fine Arts Center
Single ticket prices: $25, $30, $35
Children's Tickets- $10 (available by phone or in person only)
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