Film: “Le Dîner de Cons”

French I & II

Print and Complete as directed.

1. Racontez l’intrigue de ce film (brèvement). (Talk about the plot of the film)

Qui sont les personages principaux (comment s’appelent-ils et

comment sont-ils reliés les uns aux autres (how are they related to eachother)

2. Pouvez-vous expliquer les blagues sur le prénom de Juste Leblanc et le nom de famille de Marlène Sasoeur? Pourquoi est-ce que c’est drôle?

3. Question culturelle: This films touches on some common features of French culture.

Which ones did you observe? Hints…food, wine,  elitism, art, sports, marital relationships, male/female relationships….

4. EXTRA: Follow up reading: understanding French social structure and status . Visit this website:

http://www.understandfrance.org/index.html

Specifically attitudes: http://www.understandfrance.org/French/Attitudes.html

to get one insider’s view on just about everything French. (Harriet Welty Rochefort