La Fabrique de résidences (The Residency Factory)

The Institut français offers the French cultural network abroad its Residency Factory. This is a programme that aims to support this network at a technical and financial level in the development and construction of an artist residency at its facilities or with a local partner.
The Residency...

Updated on 23/06/2022

  • Members of French diplomatic network
  • Programmes
  • Multidisciplinary

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

The Quality Approach

In a time of a profound change to linguistic balances of power and increased competition between countries in the field of cultural diplomacy, the French cultural network abroad constitutes a powerful tool for improving the international attractiveness of France. In order to strengthen the brand...

Updated on 02/03/2022

  • Members of French diplomatic network
  • Programmes
  • French language

French cultural network's digital facilities

In Africa, Asia, America and Europe, Instituts français and Alliances Françaises are continuing to digitally equip their screening rooms with the support of the National Centre for Cinema and the Animated Image (CNC), the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, UniFrance and the Institut français.

Updated on 09/12/2021

  • Members of French diplomatic network
  • Programmes
  • Cinema

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

Frantastique

The Institut français, in partnership with Gymglish, offers establishments in its network the use of the "Frantastique" course. It offers teaching and practice of French as a foreign language via a daily lesson (5 times a week) sent to the user by email. It uses artificial intelligence which...

Updated on 09/12/2021

  • French learners
  • Members of French diplomatic network
  • Programmes
  • French language

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

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  • Programmes
  • Cinema

The Digital Factory of Multilingualism

The Digital Factory of Multilingualism is an incubator for digital entrepreneurs offering innovative applications for language learning. The Factory is made up of a steering committee in France bringing together players in education, the French-speaking world and innovation, and is based on...

Updated on 06/04/2022

  • Members of French diplomatic network
  • Foreign professionals
  • Programmes
  • French language
  • Digital

« 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

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  • Programmes
  • Digital

Cultural and creative industries: a priority mission internationally

As part of its support for developing French cultural and creative industries internationally, the Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs and its cultural network internationally are taking action through a “CCI prioritaire mission” given to 37 embassies of strategic territories for exporting CCI.

Updated on 09/12/2021

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

The digital transformation of international cultural and linguistic action

Since its creation, the Institut français has placed digital technology at the heart of its cultural and linguistic action strategy. The creation of platforms and websites are proof of this, as is the development of its programming and the multiplication of shared cultural content, in the service of...

Updated on 14/04/2022

  • Members of French diplomatic network
  • Programmes
  • Digital