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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 September Movie Selection

Dear all,

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





American Beauty by S. Mendes

The Burnhams are seemingly a happy family, an ordinary American family. However, the lack of communication and frustration make their lives fall into pieces. The father, Lester, falls in love with Young nad lovely Angela, her daughter's friend.Carolyn cheats on her husband with a real estate agent she admires and Jane, their daughter becomes close to Ricky, their new neighbors' strange son.





The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Redford by A. Dominick

More a historical movie than a western, the story is about outlaw Jesses James, who was regarded in the late 19th century as a Far-West Robin Hood.  Very young Robert Ford joins his gang and tries to become "sombebody" and the initial friendship will turn into bitter rivalry.

The movie focuses on the last months of James as he becomes more and more paranoid and yet maintains a difficult Relationship with Ord, his would-be murderer.





Arbitrage by N. Jarecky

Robert Miller has it all, he's rich, has a loving and charming wife, a doting and lovely duaghter and thanks to a advantageous deal, he's about to secure a bright future for his family and himself. To crown it all, he also have a mistress.

But one day, his world crashes around him, the day when he unintentionally kills his lover in a car accident. He's shocked and baffled and now hounded by detective Bryer who sets his sights on bringing him to justice.