Wednesday October 17, 2018 7 p.m.
“Soirée-Lumière” shines a spotlight on Quebec. Proceeds will benefit ACFF and “Weekend Champêtres” an experiential camp program for those with persistent mental illness.
The 2018 program, conducted in French, focuses on “Dance and Mental Illness” featuring films from Quebec, The Netherlands and Finland.
Une Courte Histoire de la Folie / A Short History of Madness, directed by Isabelle Hayeur is the evening’s focus film.
The screenings will be followed by a dessert reception. Tickets are $100 with the proceeds of the evening benefitting Weekend Champêtres and the Au Contraire Film Festival. Weekends Champêtres are short stays in the countryside, in a structured and caring environment, for people with psychosis disorders.