The film Francofonia, directed by Alexander Sokurov, will be shown at the Odeon on February 6th, 2016, as part of the Victoria International Film Festival. The screening is being co-sponsored by the Department of French and the EUCE at UVic. 

The film presents the story of the Louvre in it's historical and cultural context. The movie addresses many parts of hte Louvre, from the diverse and beautiful art collection, to the heroes of WWII that saved the collection.