The Institut français at the Cannes Film Festival

The Institut francais and the French cultural network are fully committed to celebrate the 72nd Cannes Film Festival. On May 14th, the festival opens with a live broadcast of the opening ceremony on 8 screens of the Institut français worldwide, in Barcelona, London, Milano, Tunis, Marrakech, and in...

Updated on 27/05/2019

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Focus on digital mediation and cultural innovation

In order to carry on with their action of fostering the development of digital creation and cultural innovation, the Institut français and the French cultural network abroad have invited approximately fifteen foreign professionals, from June 24th to June 28th 2019 in Paris and La Rochelle, to meet...

Updated on 02/07/2019

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Paris-Amsterdam Rendez-vous 2019

The Institut français promotes cross-cultural programming between the City of Paris and the City of Amsterdam as part of the “Paris-Amsterdam Rendez-vous 2019”, thus helping to deepen the dialogue between the two capital

Updated on 20/06/2019

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Workshop for agents of the cultural network at the ENA 2019 Spring University

Eleven agents from the French cultural networkabroad (SCAC, Institut françaises, Alliances Françaises) took part in a training course in Project Managementdeveloped in partnership with the ENA and the AFD, as part of the ENA 2019 Spring University around the theme Building the governance of a shared...

Updated on 10/04/2019

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Mediterranean co-production workshop

In collaboration with the Institut français and the Région Sud under their partnership agreement, and with the support of the City of Marseille and the CNC, Meditalents is organising the first edition of its Mediterranean co-production workshop in Marseille on 5th, 6th and 7th April 2019.

Updated on 10/04/2019

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Focus Cirque in Normandy

The Institut français is joining forces with the 10th edition of the SPRING Festival in Normandy, the only contemporary circus festival in France taking place at the regional level, to put together a Circus Focus from 12th to 16th March.

With the support of France’s international cultural network...

Updated on 21/03/2019

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French New Music Focus

From September 30th till October 4th2019, 40 international presenters from all over the world will be invited to France to experience the fertility and diversity of French musical creation. This talents scouting trip is co-organized by Institut français, Bureau Export, FEVIS, Futurs Composés, Onda...

Updated on 30/09/2019

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First Puppet Focus in France

With the support of the French cultural network abroad, the Institut Français is partnering with the 20thedition of the World Puppet Theatre Festival and La Collaborative (a gathering of regional broadcasting agencies) to offer a Puppet Focus in Charleville-Mézières from 21st to 24th September 2019...

Updated on 16/09/2019

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The 32nd edition of the Angers First Film Festival

The Institut français is the international partner of the festival, whose 32nd edition will take place from 17th to 26th January 2020, and carries first films demonstrating innovative and creative cinematography beyond its borders.

Updated on 28/01/2020

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The winning projects of the Franco-German fund for art and architecture PERSPEKTIVE 2020

The PERSPEKTIVE jury of independent Franco-German experts met in January to select five winning projectsfrom a large number of 2020 applications. Dialogue, emergence and mobilityare the strong points that define PERSPEKTIVE.

The PERSPEKTIVE fund, initiated by the Institut français of Germany, is...

Updated on 12/03/2020

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Generation Equality Forum: the Institut français makes a commitment for gender equality

The Generation Equality Forum is a global gathering for gender equality, organised by UN Women and co-chaired by France and Mexico, in partnership with civil society and at its instigation. After Mexico in March 2021, the Generation Equality Forum will come to an end in Paris from 30 June to 2 July...

Updated on 28/06/2021

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Spectacle vivant et politiques publiques transfrontalières Focus

The Institut français and the Hauts-de-France Region, in partnership with the Next Festival, are inviting a delegation of European professionals as part of the programme “Focus Spectacle Vivant et politiques publiques transfrontalières” (Live Performance and Crossborder Public Policies) programme...

Updated on 09/12/2020

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Focus on Immersive Reality Technology

In the frame of the Focus programme the Institut français has invited to France 28 foreign professionals to discover immersive reality creations. 

Updated on 05/06/2019

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A Nuit des Idées for Europe

On 27 January, the Nuit des Idées wears the colours of Europe around the theme "(Re)building together". Events are taking place in all the countries of the European Union, culminating in a European Youth Night at the Collège de France.

Updated on 19/10/2022

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