Films on the Green is a free outdoor French Film Festival produced annually in New York City parks by the Cultural Services of the French Embassy in the United States, FACE Foundation and the City of New York Parks & Recreation. All films are shown with English subtitles. Screenings begin at 8:30pm. Friday, June 5 | 8:30 pm – Washington Square Park
By Nadine Labaki with Nadine Labaki, Yasmine Al Massri, Joanna Moukarzel
2007 | Comedy | PG | 1h35 | France-Lebanon
Presented in partnership with the Fondation Liban Cinéma
In a colorful and sensual Beirut beauty salon, five women meet regularly to talk and confide in each other. Between haircuts and caramel sugar waxes, the friends share intimate stories about men, sex, motherhood, and their personal liberation.