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 09/12/2021

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

Guillaume Nicloux

A cinematographer and writer, Guillaume Nicloux stands out in the French cinematic landscape thanks to his films haunted by death and hope, which present a specific vision of reality.

Published on 18/12/2019

  • All public
  • Portrait
  • Cinema
  • Book

The Cité internationale des arts

The residency programme at the Cité internationale des arts is aimed at artists, residing exclusively outside of France, who wish to undertake a research and creation project in Paris, for a period of three or six months.

Updated on 13/12/2021

  • Foreign professionals
  • Members of French diplomatic network
  • Programmes
  • Architecture
  • Visual arts
  • Photography
  • Cinema
  • Design
  • Craft
  • Book
  • Graphic novel
  • Fashion
    • Music
    • Digital
    • Theatre
    • Dance
    • Circus

SHOOT THE BOOK ! at the Cannes online film market

The SCELF (Civil Society of French Language Editors’ Rights) and the Institut français are pleased to announce that the 7th edition of SHOOT THE BOOK! will take place this year. After the success of 2019’s edition (30 French and foreign publishers on the steps to the Palais des Festivals et des...

Updated on 27/01/2021

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  • News
  • Cinema
  • Book

David Foenkinos

A novelist and film-maker, for over 15 years David Foenkinos has been building a body of work which blends absurdity and melancholy. He talks about his writing and the challenges of literary adaptation for the cinema.

Updated on 20/02/2019

  • All public
  • Interview
  • Cinema
  • Book

Damien Odoul

Damien Odoul is a filmmaker and cross-disciplinary artist. He depicts the dark side of humanity through the arts, all while claiming its eccentricity. He is lively and sensitive, refusing norms in order to put the public’s habits to the test. Damien Odoul has built a discreet but unusual career.

Updated on 08/10/2021

  • All public
  • Portrait
  • Visual arts
  • Cinema
  • Book

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 13/01/2022

  • 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