Adele’s Madeleine

Filmmaker(s): Adele & Hicham

Madeleine: Gooseberry Pie

Place(s) Evoked: Countryside, France

Filmmaking Location: France

This film is part of Food Without Borders, a collaborative project involving Maurice Ravel Junior High School, Filmmakers Without Borders, and The American University of Paris.

During the fall and winter of 2017-2018, Christy Shields, Beth Grannis, and AUP students worked with a unique 6th grade class consisting of bi-lingual (French and English) students. Through a series of workshops, the AUP team encouraged this class to build bridges and explore their lived experiences through the prism of food and film. Learn more about this project here.

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