Shoot the book !

Shoot the book! is a program of professional meetings designed to support the presence of French publishers on the major international audiovisual markets and to promote the audiovisual adaptation of French literary works of fiction.

Updated on 12/05/2022

  • Foreign professionals
  • French professionals
  • Programmes
  • Cinema
  • Book

Novembre Numérique (Digital November)

Since 2017, the Institut français and the French cultural network abroad organize Novembre Numérique (Digital November), the international digital cultures festival around the world. 
Novembre Numérique (Digital November) is an invitation to question the place of digital cultures in our societies...

Updated on 17/05/2022

  • Members of French diplomatic network
  • Programmes
  • Digital

Africa 2020

After ten months of rich and varied programming throughout metropolitan France and the French overseas territories, hundreds of collaborations between French and African partner structures, thousands of events in the arts, sciences and entrepreneurship, the Africa2020 Season drew to a close on 30...

Updated on 17/01/2022

  • French professionals
  • Foreign professionals
  • Programmes
  • Multidisciplinary

The Cinémathèque Afrique

Charged with preserving and disseminating African film heritage, the Institut français holds one of the largest collections of African films from the 1960s to the present day.

Created in 1961 by the Ministry of Cooperation, the Cinémathèque Afrique contributes to the preservation, restoration...

Updated on 09/12/2021

  • Foreign professionals
  • French professionals
  • Programmes
  • Cinema

France-Portugal Season 2022

In a decision by the French President and Portuguese Prime Minister António Costa during Emmanuel Macron's official visit to Lisbon in July 2018, the France-Portugal Season will be held simultaneously in the two countries between mid-February 2022 and October 2022. 
Initially scheduled between...

Updated on 18/01/2022

  • French professionals
  • Foreign professionals
  • Programmes
  • Multidisciplinary

The French Season in Japan 2021-2022

Initially scheduled from April to October 2021 and then rescheduled from October 2021 to March 2022, the French Season in Japan will not take place in 2021 and 2022 due to the health crisis linked to Covid-19. 
The dates for a further postponement of the Season are currently under review.

The...

Updated on 09/12/2021

  • Foreign professionals
  • French professionals
  • Programmes
  • Multidisciplinary

Animated Cinema Festival

The Institut français is once again extending the Animated Fête du Cinema abroad throughout October 2020 in association with the AFCA (French Association of Animated Cinema). For this major annual event, the French cultural network and its partners are invited to promote the excellence and...

Updated on 09/12/2021

  • Members of French diplomatic network
  • Programmes
  • Cinema

VR Immersive Experiences catalogue

The “VR Immersive Experiences” catalogue presents some forty original works at the intersection of virtual reality, live entertainment and visual arts. Available in English, it is designed to introduce partners of the cultural network (theatres, museums, cultural centres, art centres, festivals...

Updated on 09/12/2021

  • Members of French diplomatic network
  • Programmes
  • Digital

European Film Factory : european platform for film education

In 2019, the European Commission launched a call for proposals through the MEDIA sub-programme of Creative Europe to promote film education across Europe. The consortium behind the European Film Factory project, led by the Institut français, has received a €1 million grant from the European Union...

Updated on 07/01/2022

  • Members of French diplomatic network
  • Programmes
  • Cinema

« Digital Mediation and Cultural Innovation » Catalogue

The « Digital Mediation and Cultural Innovation » catalogue references some fifty organisations working in the cultural innovation and digital mediation sector in order to encourage the commercialisation of their knowledge and expertise abroad. Available in English, it addresses partners and...

Updated on 09/12/2021

  • Members of French diplomatic network
  • Programmes
  • Digital

General Assembly on French-Language Books Around the World

The General Assembly on French-Language Books Around the World will be held in Tunis on 23 and 24 September 2021. The event is a measure of the French presidential plan for the French language and multilingualism unveiled in March 2018, and intends to boost, decompartmentalise and develop the French...

Updated on 09/12/2021

  • Members of French diplomatic network
  • French professionals
  • Programmes

Archipel.eu

Led by the Institut Français (Paris, France) in partnership with OCTA (Brussels, Belgium) and APCA (Madeira, Portugal) and co-financed by the European Union, the Archipel.eu pilot project, launched in June 2021, aims to preserve and promote culture in the outermost regions and overseas countries and...

Updated on 01/03/2022

  • French professionals
  • Foreign professionals
  • Programmes
  • Multidisciplinary
  • Architecture
  • Visual arts
  • Photography
  • Cinema
  • Public debate
  • Sciences
  • Design
  • Craft
    • French language
    • Book
    • Graphic novel
    • Fashion
    • Gastronomy
    • Music
    • Digital
    • Theatre
    • Dance
    • Circus

The Institut français cultural programme for the FPEU

During the French Presidency of the Council of the European Union (FPEU) from 1 January to 30 June 2022, the Institut français will be working alongside French and European institutions on the one hand and the French cultural network abroad on the other towards the objectives defined by the...

Updated on 13/01/2022

  • Members of French diplomatic network
  • French professionals
  • Programmes
  • Multidisciplinary

The Seasons and Cross-years

Since 1985, the Seasons and Cross-years have brought France into dialogue with more than 100 countries. Initially centred exclusively on arts and culture, they now also include education, higher education, research, sports, the economy, tourism and gastronomy.
Decided at the highest State level...

Updated on 13/05/2022

  • French professionals
  • Foreign professionals
  • Programmes