Ride & Camp : contemporary circus across the Balkans

With the support of the specialised representative organisation TEATROSKOP(a network for the development of live performances in south-eastern Europe, supported by the Institut français of Serbia), theCity of Lilleand the Hauts-de-France Region, as part of their partnerships with the Institut...

Updated on 19/09/2019

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The night of all ideas

The Night of Ideas returns to more than 85 countries on 30th January 2020 with its 5th edition, based on the theme of ‘Being alive’.

Updated on 09/12/2021

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IFcinéma

The Institut français launches a brand new version of its film distribution platform developed by ARTE.

Updated on 09/12/2021

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2020, the year of the comic

The “9th art”, a new cultural frontier? From graphic novels to children’s comics, French manga and beyond, French comics are experiencing a renewed artistic energy driven by the diversity of forms and genres.

Updated on 09/12/2021

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Improved European action in aid of young people

The Institut français continues to strengthen its European partnerships and has received new co-financing for projects focused more specifically on supporting young people.

Updated on 09/12/2021

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Novembre Numérique

Across the world, from New Zealand to Colombia, Hong Kong to Togo, Spain to Brazil, Germany to the Comoro Islands, artists, philosophers, gamers, entrepreneurs, creators and makers will explore the digital revolution in all its forms, practices, uses and challenges.

Updated on 09/12/2021

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The women behind the camera

From the very beginning of cinema, women have directed films and thus contributed to the development of this art form. In 2020, the Institut français is devoting a film series to them, available to the French cultural network abroad and their partners.

Updated on 09/12/2021

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Nuit des idées 2021

The 6th Nuit des Idées takes place on 28 January 2021 on the theme of “Closer”, with an invitation issued to over 100 countries and 200 towns and cities around the world bringing artists, intellectuals and representatives of civil society together to debate our relationships with space, new forms of...

Updated on 09/12/2021

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Novembre Numérique

Novembre Numérique, the festival of global digital cultures, celebrates its 5th anniversary in 2021!

Updated on 09/12/2021

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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 25/02/2022

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Café Europa

On the occasion of the French Presidency of the European Union, the Institut français is launching "Café Europa 2022", a morning of debates on the future and freedom of the press, which will take place on 5 March 2022 in iconic cafés in the European public space.

Updated on 25/02/2022

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