Quercimages, a traveling cinema

France Occitanie

Short presentation

The Quercimages association projects cinematographic works in small party rooms or cafes.

Goals

- revitalize the rural fabric
- provide a meeting space for people

Contexte (territory issues, targeted audience)

Context: territory without cinema

Target audience :
-large public

Actions implemented

The Quercimages association projects movies all the year in the small village halls or cafes of a part of Quercy.
Twenty screenings per month, in fifteen villages.
3 films a year for children in 8 rural schools.

Human resources and partners

Aid from the CNC and the Region (for the purchase of equipment following the digital switchover in 2013)
Grants from the Department of Tarn-et-Garonne and some municipalities
Provision of projections places by municipalities

2 part-time projectionists

Other information

Project's start year : 2010

Points of vigilance, difficulties to pass through, success factors

To be accredited by the CNC, it is necessary to be located more than 15 km from an existing structure (among other criteria).

Structure

Quercimages (Non profit organization )
Leygue
82190 St Nazaire de Valentane
quercimages@laposte.net
www.quercimages.org