The Institut français programmes and projects
i-Portunus is a pilot project whose aim is to determine the best operational framework for a European mobility scheme for artists and culture professionals. The pilot is being implemented on behalf of the European Union by the Goethe-Institut, in consortium with the Institut français, Izolyatsia and Nida Art Colony of Vilnius Academy of Arts.
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 French actors in the field of digital mediation and cultural innovation.
In both dramatic and comedic roles, French actress Karin Viard cultivates a nuanced performance style that enriches the life force of all her characters.
After a successful first edition in 2018, Shoot the Book Anim': Meet the Publishers returns to Mifa for the second year running, in partnership with SCELF (the Civil Society for French Language Publishers), the Institut français and Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes Cinema.
The Institut français and its partners: Goethe-Institute, Nida Art Colony of Vilnius Academy of Arts and Izolyatsia launch “i-Portunus”, a pilot project to support the mobility of artists and cultural professionals in Europe. i for “Individual Mobilities” and “Portunus” in reference to the Roman god of keys and doors, protector of seas and ports.