Above: Image from a scene of "Triplets of Belleville" as part of the Coming of Age Film Festival hosted by the Museum of Photographic Arts
MOPA is proud to present the second annual Coming of Age Film Festival, which focuses on promoting and reinforcing positive images on the subject of aging. Covering topics relating to continued growth, relationships, stereotypes and inter-generational issues, the festival strives to provide an inclusive representation of aging and to advocate a value system that honors both the individual and the process of aging.
Film: "Triplets of Belleville" (2003)
About the film: When her grandson is kidnapped during the Tour de France, Madame Souza and her beloved pooch Bruno team up with the Belleville Sisters – an aged song-and-dance team from the days of Fred Astaire – to rescue him.
Date: June 14, 2012
Location: Museum of Photographic Arts
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