Microbe, a shy, aspiring artist, has trouble making friends at school until he meets Gasoline, a like-minded outcast. Together they hatch a plan to build a car and spend their summer on an epic road trip across France.
The film will be introduced by Olivier Morel, Assistant Professor, Romance Languages and Literatures and Film, Television, and Theatre; and Associate Director of Ph.D. in Literature.
Written and directed by Michel Gondry / 103 minutes / French with English subtitles. Rated R for some sex-related material involving young teens.
Please visit performingarts.nd.edu for tickets. A limited number of FREE tickets are available at 211 Brownson Hall.
Sponsored by the Nanovic Film Series Contemporary European Cinema in partnership with the DeBartolo Performing Arts Center.
Originally published at nanovic.nd.edu.