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ALICE on South Bay Film Society Virtual Cinema
May 15, 2020 - June 21, 2020
Winner Grand Jury Award, South By Southwest Film Festival
A young wife and mother unexpectedly finds self-determination and self-respect when she is forced by impossible circumstances to accept work as a high-class prostitute.
“The writer-director’s first feature has much going for it, above all a striking performance by Emilie Piponnier in the title role.” – John DeFore, Hollywood Reporter
“French director Josephine Mackerras’ understated debut operates on the same intimate wavelength as Piponnier’s simmering desperation….ALICE succeeds as a sturdy window into one woman’s quest to take control of her oppressive world.” – Eric Kohn, Indie Wire
“ALICE is a brave, morally complicated tale that rests on Emilie Piponnier’s organic performance and Josephine Mackerras’ brave writing and direction.” – Kevin Lee, Film Inquiry
Language: French (English subtitles)
VIEWING OPTIONS (your film can be viewed as often as you wish for 3 days from the date of purchase): For assistance please email email@example.com
You will be able to easily watch the film at any time within this period on any of the
a. COMPUTER or MOBILE DEVICE (iPhone, iPad, Android) (by clicking on the link in your email receipt)
b. SMART TV (cast from your internet browser to your tv via Apple TV, Android TV, Fire TV, Roku or Chromecast). For help with how to cast to your tv Click Here.Option 1: Watch the film on any computer, laptop, ipad, chromebook or other mobile devices by clicking on the “watch now” button in the purchase confirmation sent to your email.
c. USE VIMEO APP. A great way to watch this film on television is with the Vimeo app which you can load on your smart TV. For this film you create a free Vimeo account when you purchase the ticket (or if you have an existing Vimeo account you will login to the account when you purchase a ticket). Remember the email and password for your Vimeo account if you are going to add the Vimeo channel to your tv as described below.
Add the Vimeo channel on your television using Roku:
a) Go to the Channel store from your Roku home screen. Vimeo will appear in multiple lists, but it is easiest to navigate to the Photos & Video row to find the channel.
b) Click the Vimeo icon to start downloading the app and follow the instructions on the screen.
Add the Vimeo channel on your television using AppleTV. Search for Vimeo and install.
a) Once installed, open the app and click on the “sign in” button.
b) The app will provide you with an activation code.
c) On a computer or mobile device, visit the activation page, sign in (if you are not), and enter that code.
d) The app will then refresh, and you will be able to watch the video content.
It is also possible to add the Vimeo channel using a smart android tv (such as Sony, Philips, Sharp, Hisense). Use your remote to go to apps. Use Google Play to search for Vimeo, then add the Vimeo app and follow the instructions.