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Sun, Jun 11


San Diego

San Diego French Film Festival - Opening Ceremony

Opening Ceremony of the San Diego French Film Festival Movie L'ASTRONAUTE directed by and starring Nicolas Giraud and Mathieu Kassovitz.

San Diego French Film Festival - Opening Ceremony

Time & Location

Jun 11, 4:30 PM – 11:30 PM

San Diego, 7611 Fay Ave, La Jolla, CA 92037, USA

About the Event

Let's enjoy the opening ceremony of the San Diego French Film Festival 2023

Get your black tie attire and join us on the red carpet for a memorable event! 

If you want to have a sneak-peak about the opening ceremony, combining a fantastic movie and gastronomy, have a look at what we created last year 👉Opening ceremony 


Synopsis: An aeronautical engineer at Ariane Espace, Jim has devoted himself for years to a secret project: building his own rocket and accomplishing the first manned space flight as an amateur. But to realize his dream, he must learn to share it.

Movie from and with Nicolas Giraud. Actors Mathieu Kassovitz, Hélène Vincent

Duration: 1h50  

French with English subtitles

This event is organized by the Alliance Française San Diego,  a 501 (c) 3, community-based organization. 

Become a member here! 

The Opening Ceremony ticket is 

$140 for members using the code TY2023AFSDM, 

$185 for non-members

the ticket includes :

- photos by a professional photographer Diane Hamacher offered after the event 

- screening of the film, 

- the gastronomic event, including champagne, appetizers, and exquisite desserts by Desserts by Clement.


Purchase tickets here:  

Opening ceremony

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