The selected projects for the VR Arles writing residence

The VR Arles Festival and the Institut français are pleased to repeat, for the fourth edition of the festival, a writing residence dedicated to immersive practices, which will be held in Arles from 26 to 31 August 2019.

Updated on 19/08/2019

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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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The institutfrancais.com site is 1 year old!

A year ago, in January 2019, the new website of the Institut français was born with a completely redesigned approach and content, to better meet the expectations of artists, professionals and culture lovers from all over the world. A brief overview of the essential sections.

Updated on 16/12/2019

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VR screenwriting residency: presentation of the residents of the 2020 edition

The 3rd edition of the VR screenwriting residency started by the Institut français and the VR Arles festival is taking place from 23 to 29 August in Arles.

This residency aims to support authors and artists, French and international, in developing a virtual reality scenario writing project in...

Updated on 01/09/2020

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Digital mediation: the Institut français, partner of the PiXii Connected Edition

As an extension of the Focus on "Cultural innovation and digital mediation" organised in June 2019, the Institut français is partnering with the 2020 edition of the PiXii Festival, the festival of digital cultures, whose Connected Edition will be held from 22 to 25 June 2020.

Updated on 18/08/2020

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Report of the Ministry of Culture on the French ecosystem of podcast

In a few years, the podcasts offer has experienced a very strong growth, due to the increase of the consumption of audio contents and the emergence of new players offering original offers. The technological innovations have also facilitated the access to podcasts and transformed the French listening...

Updated on 05/01/2021

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Digital creation in France: a guide of the available grants and supports

In the frame of its actions to accompany the digital artistic creation, the HACNUM network (national network of hybrid arts and digital creations) has put together a guide of the available grants and supports towards digital creation, in collaboration with the General Direction for Artistic Creation...

Updated on 05/01/2021

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Rencontres Internationales de la French Tech 2020

The Rencontres Internationales de la French Tech (RIFT) is Business France's flagship event dedicated to tech professionals and innovative companies with an export project. The new edition, which will take place on December 3, 2020, will focus on the theme of export recovery for innovative French...

Updated on 25/11/2020

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"Spectacle vivant et scènes numériques" ("performing arts and digital stages") meetings

Accelerated by the health crisis, the deployment of hybrid and digital artistic forms is changing the relationship between artists, stages and audiences. With round tables, artistic experiments and masterclasses, the "Spectacle vivant et scènes numériques" meetings invite us to think about the...

Updated on 08/07/2021

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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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Rencontres Internationales de la French Tech 2021

RIFT - Rencontres Internationales de la French Tech, Business France's flagship event dedicated to digital startups and SMEs with export projects, returns on 17 November 2021. This 8th edition will focus on the recovery and international projection of innovative companies.

Updated on 12/11/2021

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