Divertimento ticket giveaway

Palace Electric Canberra
From 20 June 2024
France, 2022 , 114 mins, rated PG
Rescreening from the 2024 Alliance Française French Film Festival

This film, directed by Marie-Castille Mention-Schaar, is based on the true story of one of the world’s leading renowned female conductors, Algerian, Zahia Ziouani.

Living Arts Canberra has two double passes to give away – just email competitions@writingwithlight.com.au


Classical symphonic music is everything for 17 year old Zahia Ziouani and her twin sister Fettouma. Despite living in the underprivileged Parisian suburbs in 1955 and their Algerian background, they determinedly pursue their dreams of becoming respectively an orchestra conductor and a cellist.

Driven by determination, passion and courage, the create their own orchestra, Divertimento. It will be a game changer.