08 - 22 Feb. 2018

Films for Schools

Feb 8
Junior Cycle Spanish: Zipi y Zape y el club de la canica

Zip and Zap and the Marble Gang, Zipi y Zape y el club de la canica

A huge Spanish hit, this fun adventure features naughty twins Zip and Zap who are sent to a correctional school to learn discipline under the stern and eye-patched eye of principal, Falconetti. None too happy, the twins form The Marble Gang, and together with classmates, they set out to create mayhem, uncovering a treasure map and school secrets in the process.

Spain • 2013 • English subtitles • 97 mins • Adventure/Comedy/Family

Director: Oscar Santos

Feb 22
Junior Cycle French: Le Voyage de Fanny

Le voyage de Fanny: Fanny’s Journey 

An award-winning tale of courage, determination and survival set in occupied France. Jewish thirteen-year-old Fanny finds herself in charge of a band of children forced to flee the children’s home where they live. Filled with heart-stopping moments, we watch as the children dodge authorities and real terrors as they make for the Swiss border, under the leadership of the fearless, determined girl.

France/Belgium 2016 English subtitles • Drama • 94mins

Director: Lola Doillon

recommended age 12+