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The Golden Ball


The Golden Ball
02-04-2024 2:00 pm
Spadina Theatre Free

Event Description

Free admission

February 4 2:00 pm

The Golden Ball, 1994

Director: Cheik Doukouré


Length: 1h33 mins

Bandian, a young boy in Guinea, dreams of becoming a soccer champi- on. His breakneck adventures begin when a French doctor gives him a real leather ball. He runs away to the capital, Conakry, where his skills eventually earn him a place on the national team. Bandian goes from success to success, and achieves his dreams by being picked to play for a famous French club.

In French with English subtitles




  • Box office also available on-site!
  • Doors will open only 20 minutes before the event.
  • Doors will be closed 10 minutes after the beginning of the event.
  • Don't bring food and beverages.
  • Enjoy the event!


Merci and see you soon! 




Event Information

Event Date 02-04-2024 2:00 pm
Individual Price Free
Location Spadina Theatre
Categories Cinema

Venue Information - Spadina Theatre

Created by Hariri Pontarini Architects, the Alliance Française Toronto theatre opened in the spring of 2014. Since then, more than 200 artists and events have been held there all year long, within a warm and intimate atmosphere. This 147-seat auditorium invites you to join us for musical performances of all genres, as well as film screenings, lectures, and stage plays.

Entrance to the theatre is on Lowther Avenue. The doors open 20 minutes prior to the beginning of each event.

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Wheelchair Access

A number of seats have been specifically set aside for people in wheelchairs or for those with disabilities. They are available upon request. Please inform the Alliance Française team upon arriving to the event. Washrooms are accessible.

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