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Monsieur Mayonnaise @ Palace Cinema
Sunday October 15, 2017 @ 3:45 pm - 7:00 pm
As part of our 10th year in Bungendore celebrations – we are joining with Alliance Francaise de Canberra in hosting the screening of the award winning documentary Monsieur Mayonnaise.
Join us for a mayonnaise cooking demonstration by the chef Christophe Gregoire from the French Restaurent “Le Très Bon”.
Stay with us for the screening of the documentary “Monsieur Mayonnaise” at Palace Electric Cinema!
Monsieur Mayonnaise is an artist’s epic adventure
into his family’s secret past. Australian artist and
film-maker, Philippe Mora, investigates his father’s
clandestine role in the French Résistance in WW2 and
his mother’s miraculous escape enroute to Auschwitz.
Philippe, a Hollywood cult-horror movie director
and pop-artist, adopts a Film Noir persona to tell his
family’s story. He also packs his paints and easel,
as he embarks on a journey to create an audacious…
comic book about his parents, their survival and the
Holocaust. From LA to Berlin, Paris to Melbourne,
Monsieur Mayonnaise is a richly layered, road
movie starring artists, real life heroes, Nazi
villains … and baguettes with lashings of tasty