Abbé Pierre – A Century of Devotion (2023) – 18.00-20.00
Odeon Cinema – Invite Only
A 2023 French biographical drama film based on the life of Abbé Pierre, a Catholic priest and national hero in France who devoted his life to helping the poor, homeless people and refugees. Directed by Frédéric Tellier from a screenplay written by Tellier and Olivier Gorce, the film stars Benjamin Lavernhe as Abbé Pierre.
The film premiered at the 76th Cannes Film Festival on 26 May 2023.
Drinks Reception 20.00-Late
JNCTN – Invite Only
Sponsored by the Royal Television Society Midlands
After our film screening there will be a drinks reception and canapés across the road from the cinema where we will toast the launch of Worcester Film Festival 2023.