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My Life as a Zucchini title

A film by Claude Barras, 70 min

After his mother’s sudden death, a ten-year-old boy named Zucchini is left alone and confused.
Raymond, a kind police officer working on his case, befriends Zucchini and helps him find a new foster home occupied with other orphans his age.
At first, Zucchini struggles to find his place in this strange, at times hostile, environment.
Yet with the help of Raymond and his newfound friends, Zucchini rediscovers trust, love and at last a new family of his own.

Switzerland’s Official Submission for Best Foreign Language Film at the 89th Academy Awards®
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Tuesday, November 1st – 7:00pm
Soho House, 9200 Sunset Blvd, West Hollywood
(Q&A with the director and producer followed by cocktail reception)

Wednesday, November 2nd – 4:30pm
Soho House, 9200 Sunset Blvd, West Hollywood

Friday, November 4th – 7:30pm
American Cinematheque Screening, Aero Theater, 1328 Montana Ave
(Q&A with the director and producer after screening)

Sunday, November 6th – 1:00pm
Soho House, 9200 Sunset Blvd, West Hollywood
(Q&A with the director and producer after screening)

Tuesday, November 29th – 7:00pm
The Wrap Screening, Landmark Theatre, 10850 W Pico Blvd, Los Angeles
(Q&A with the director and producer after screening)

Thursday, December 1st – 5:00pm
Soho House, 9200 Sunset Blvd, West Hollywood

Thursday, December 1st – 7:30pm
Deadline Screening, The Landmark Theater, 10850 W Pico Blvd, Los Angeles
(Q&A with the director and producer after screening)

Tuesday, December 6th – 7:30pm
Los Angeles Times “The Envelope” Screening, ArcLight Sherman Oaks Galleria,
15301 Ventura Blvd, Sherman Oaks, CA
(Q&A with the director and producer after screening)

Saturday, December 10th – 2:00pm
Wilshire Screening Room, 8670 Wilshire Blvd, Beverly Hills


Screenings are open to members of AMPAS, HFPA, ASIFA Hollywood and Guilds.

To RSVP to a screening, or request a DVD screener,
please email the GKIDS Awards Office at gkidsawards@gmail.com



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