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To commemorate the Centennial of the end of World War I, the Embassy of France is pleased to invite you to the screening of

The American in Paris: The True story of the American Hospital of Paris

The documentary tells the story of American volunteers in France during the First World War. Centered on the American Hospital of Paris, the film shows how thousands of doctors, nurses, and ambulance drivers stepped up to help France and, in doing so, strengthened the historic ties between the two countries.

 

The screening will be followed by a conversation moderated by:

Olivier Barrot, French journalist, writer and professor

with

Michel Bernard,French writer and senior official

and the architect of the film,

John Crawford, Vice Chairman of the Board of Governors of the American Hospital of Paris

 

Program of the evening:

7pm - 7:05pm: Welcoming remarks by the Ambassador of France in the U.S., Gérard Araud

7:05pm -8pm: Screening of The American in Paris: The True story of the American Hospital of Paris 

8pm - 9pm: Panel discussion and Q&A session

9pm - 9:45pm: Wine & Cheese

2018-11-14 19:00:00 2018-11-14 21:45:00 America/New_York French Series - A World War I Paradox : Humaneness in the midst of the total war European Union Delegation in the US: French Series - A World War I Paradox : Humaneness in the midst of the total war Maison Française, French Embassy in the United States, 4101 Reservoir Rd NW, Washington European Union Delegation in the US delegation-usa-info@eeas.europa.eu
November 14, 2018

7:00 PM - 9:45 PM

Maison Française, French Embassy in the United States,
4101 Reservoir Rd NW,
Washington20007
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