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VIRTUAL VIEWING PARTY Le Cercle Rouge (1970)

VIRTUAL VIEWING PARTY Le Cercle Rouge (1970)

Date & Time

October 8, 2020 - 6:00 pm to 9:20 pm

This will be a virtual event via Zoom and Beamafilm.

💥There is a TWO STEP registration process:
1. Register below to receive the Zoom meeting details.


You must have a Beamafilm account to watch the film. Please set up a Beamafilm account at least 2-3 days before the event so that there are no issues on the day. Beamafilm is 100% FREE for SMSA members. Non-members may join SMSA or use their existing Beamafilm accounts. No action is required if you already have a Beamafilm account.



Le Cercle Rouge (1970)

Directed by Jean-Pierre Melville

Drama, Crime | French with English Subtitles | 140 mins | M

Starring Alain Delon, Andre Bourvil, Gian Maria Volonte

Corey is the young gun in the French underworld who has just been released from prison. Escaped convict Vogel hides in the trunk of Corey’s car. The two enlist the help of an alcoholic former cop for an elaborate jewellery-store robbery.

Police inspector Mattei whom Vogel escaped in the beginning of the film is on the case trying to recapture the criminals. He is not opposed to using blackmail techniques to get answers out of the unwilling witnesses and criminals brought in for questioning.

How the Virtual Viewing Party will work

This “Virtual Viewing Party” will provide film lovers with an opportunity to discuss this film with like-minded people. We will convene on Zoom for a short introduction by Peter Rainey, then you will be prompted to log into Beamafilm (see instructions below) to watch the film. After the film finishes, we will reconvene on Zoom for a wrap up discussion and questions.


6.00pm   Zoom Introduction
6.30pm   Watch film on Beamafilm
8:55pm (approx) Zoom wrap up discussion and questions


To watch this film, you will need to have a Beamafilm account. Beamafilm is 100% free for SMSA members.

Please make sure you set up your Beamafilm account at least 2-3 days before the event.

It is your responsibility to do this ahead of time, as staff will not be available to assist you on the day of the screening. 

To set up your Beamafilm account:

  • SMSA members can set up a Beamafilm account for FREE using your SMSA Member Number, which can be found on the back of your membership card or by emailing the Library at library@smsa.org.au. Beamafilm is 100% free for SMSA members.  Click here to set up your Beamafilm account.
  • Non-members are welcome join SMSA at org.au/joinor use their existing Beamafilm account. Once the library has processed your membership and sent you your Member Number, you can then create your free Beamfilm account.  NB: Please allow 2-3 additional days for the Library to process your membership and send your SMSA Member Number to you. Memberships cannot be processed over the weekend.

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October 8, 2020 - 6:00 pm to 9:20 pm




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