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SAIGON

Hosted by the Consul of the Marseille Art Group
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Fri 26 Apr 19:00 - 23:00

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SAIGON

Directed by Caroline Guiela Nguyen Company Approximate Men
An exciting and moving journey in the crossed history of Vietnam and France, told as close as possible to those who have lived, and still live, the impossible forgetting of a forced exile.

This is not a history class on French colonization in Indochina and its aftermath, but a powerful moving romance song that mixes languages, songs, recipes, little things of everyday life, the so-called and the unspoken ones, words of love, tears of sadness. On the stage, the restaurant of Marie-Antoinette, where all those who share a very strong personal link with this Asian country that one wanted to believe French from Protected content Protected content . By snatches and allusions, by the word or the silence, in a constant comings and goings between yesterday and today, amateur and professional actors, French and Vietnamese, tell the intimate and the sensitive of a relation between two worlds which were torn but also admired and sometimes loved.

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