THANKSGIVING 2017

THANKSGIVING DINNER 2017 : time to book your seat for this lovely tradition (by later on Nov 12th) > HERE

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Bordeaux-USA provides to residents of Gironde the opportunity to share Franco-American friendship, culture and ideas through English-speaking events and our Library in the heart of Bordeaux.
We can try for FREE to take part to one talk (Thursday evening 7:00 pm) OR one conversation hour (see 'Practice your English' tab).

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BDX-USA November Movie Selection

Dear all,

discover the selection of movies of the month. They are on display in the foyer of BDX-USA.



The Talented Mr Ripley by A. Minghella

In the 1950's, Tom Ripley, penniless though ambitious musician is hired by Mr Greenleaf to bring back his idle and spendrift son, Dickie who lives the Dolce Vita with her fiancée in Italy.

Ripley discovers a world of pleasure and luxury and good living and forgetting his mission, he lusts to become Dickie's friend and be part of his world whatever the price might be!





Seven Pounds by G. Muccino

Tim Thomas carelessly sending a text message while driving causes a multi-car crash in which seven people die.

Two years later, in a bid for atonement, Tim sets out to save the lives of seven good people . He first donates a lung lobe to his brother Ben and then manages  to check out the financial backgrounds of further potential candidates for his help. In each case, he "interviews" them first to determine if they are good people.

But can this sacrifice redeems him?





Vanilla Sky by C. Crowe

From a prison cell where he has been charged with murder, David Aames, in a prosthetic mask, tells his life story to court psychologist, Dr. Curtis McCabe:

In a flashback, he's shown as a well-off young publisher in New York driving a sports car and living a glamorous life.

After he meets Sofia with whom he lives a happy life, he has a quarrel with her former girlfriend Julie while he's driving. Upset she causes an accident with unfathomable consequences.