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Thursday
12
APR

Special Screening of 'Theo's Choice" with Filmmaker

18:00
20:00
Alliance Française de Denver
Event organized by Alliance Française de Denver

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Enter the universe of Theo Brode who, like so many in Louisiana, chose to learn, speak, and preserve the language of their Cajun, Creoles and other French ancestors. Theo’s Choice (Le Choix de Théo) is a 51 minute documentary about French language in South-West Louisiana and the struggle to preserve an endangered heritage through immersion schools in the United States.

Thomas Cauvin is a History tprofessor at CSU in Fort Collins. he spent 4 years in Lafayette in South-West Louisiana where he worked with French speaking comunities : cadiennes, créoles, et indigènes on the preservation of their cultural and linguistic heritage.

Members $5 / Public $7