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

La Nuit des idées (Night of Ideas)

An open invitation to all institutions of culture and knowledge in France and around the world, the third Nuit des idées in 2018 will be a means of sharing knowledge and reflections, across nations, disciplines and generations.

Updated on 09/12/2021

  • All public
  • Highlight
  • Public debate

Themed Programmes

The Institut français is offering the cultural network a new call for proposals aimed at supporting the establishment of multidisciplinary and editorial programmes around themes of strategic importance for cultural diplomacy.

In 2019, these three themes are: the City, Europe and Young Audiences.

Updated on 09/12/2021

  • Members of French diplomatic network
  • Programmes
  • Multidisciplinary

La Fabrique Cinéma

La Fabrique Cinéma is a programme developed by the Institut Français with France Médias Monde - RFI, France 24, Monte Carlo Doualiya - the International Organisation of la Francophonie and Sacem to promote the emergence of young creation from southern countries on the international market. Designed...

Updated on 09/12/2021

  • Foreign professionals
  • Programmes
  • Cinema

Cinema and Music

A programme to promote French cinematic creation aimed at showcasing the composition of original music for films, "Cinema and Music - Focus on Composers – Sacem-Institut français" is offered for a second year.

Updated on 09/12/2021

  • Members of French diplomatic network
  • Programmes
  • Cinema
  • Music

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 09/12/2021

  • Members of French diplomatic network
  • Programmes
  • Digital

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

  • All public
  • News
  • Circus

Cinema French touch ACID Cannes

The partnership between ACID, which makes it possible to improve and extend the commercial distribution of films, and the Institut français, which enables their cultural distribution where they are not commercially distributed, aims to highlight the quality and diversity of artistic creation by...

Updated on 09/12/2021

  • Members of French diplomatic network
  • Programmes
  • Cinema

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 "Aide aux Cinémas du monde" fund

The Aide aux Cinémas du monde is a selective fund reserved for projects involving feature films, animated films and creative documentaries aiming to be screened for the first time in cinemas. It may be granted before filming (production aid). Projects not selected for pre-filming assistance may be...

Updated on 09/12/2021

  • Foreign professionals
  • French professionals
  • 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...

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  • Foreign professionals
  • French professionals
  • Programmes
  • Cinema

Safirlab


Run jointly by the Institut français and CFI, Safirlab is aimed at young people aged 20 to 30 from 9 countries in North Africa and the Middle East (Algeria, Morocco, Tunisia, Egypt, Libya, Yemen, Jordan, Lebanon, and the Palestinian Territories). 

The right to education, awareness of health...

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  • Foreign professionals
  • Programmes
  • Multidisciplinary
  • Public debate

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 09/12/2021

  • Members of French diplomatic network
  • Programmes
  • French language

La Fabrique des traducteurs (The Translator factory)

The Translator Factory creates a network of young professional translators into the world's major languages.
In the form of workshops each focused on French and one another language, the Translator Factory brings together 6 young translators for 10 weeks under the leadership of experienced...

Updated on 09/12/2021

  • Foreign professionals
  • Programmes
  • French language
  • Book