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SA cartoonists drawings on the French Embassy page.

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Cinema & Media

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5th edition of MyFrenchFilmFestival

16 January – 16 February 2015Online French film festivalFrom 16 January to 16 February, MyFrenchFilmFestival, the online French Film Festival, will give film lovers from around the world the opportunity to watch and vote for their favourite French films on…

Science Research

FISH Seminar 8 December 2014 - From ǂNûkhoen to…

From ǂNûkhoen to Damara: origins, identities and political structures Jonathan Benabou (MNHN-CNRS-UPD Paris 7) This seminar will present research focused on the anthropological history of the ǂNûkhoen/Damara, a socio-cultural group living in contemporary…

Arts & culture

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My Body My Space: brand new dance and flash mob…

2 - 7 February 2015My Body My Space is a new festival of public arts happenings and co-ordinated by The Forgotten Angle Theatre Collaborative (FATC). It is a festival designed to contribute to key issues such as social cohesion and nation building. It…


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Launch of French author Éric-Emmanuel Schmitt’s 'Monsieur Ibrahim and the Flowers of the Koran' in Afrikaans

Translated in Afrikaans by Prof. Naómi MorganTuesday 9 December at 17:30 for 18:00Alliance Française of Johannesburg17 Lower Park Drive, Corner Kerry Road, ParkviewRSVP: Bernadine.Fourie@nb.co.za Journalist and poet Johan Myburg will be in conversation with…


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    Calls for applications

    Master Scholarship in Chemistry

    Apply before 6 February 2015The International SERP-Chem master is a two-year programme in Surface, Electro, Radiation, and Photo-Chemistry with elements of Management, Business, Innovation and Valorisation, Communication and Patent law.The admission criteria…
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    Calls for applications

    Université Paris-Saclay master’s scholarships

    The Université Paris-Saclay would like to give foreign students access to its master’s (nationally-certified degree) programs provided in its member establishments and to make it easier for highly-qualified foreign students to attend its University especially…
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    Theatre / Dance / Performing Arts

    Dance, a powerful mean of changes in society

    Toyi Toyi by HORS SERIE Company (France) and Via Katlehong (SA) to be presented in France and SA in 2015Combining dance, theatre and the spoken word, Toyi Toyi is a choreographic piece for one dancer from HORS SERIE Company (Bordeaux – France) and three…
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    Special SA call for projects @ MIFA 2015

    In addition to its regular international call for projects, the MIFA animation market - which will take place at the Annecy International Animation Festival from 17 to 19 June 2015 - is launching a "special SA" call dedicated to South African projects.This…
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    South African film selected at the 37th International Short Film Festival

    30 January - 7 February 2015, Clermont-Ferrand (France)For the first time in a while, a South African film has been selected at the number 1 Short Film Festival worldwide which welcomed more than 3,000 professionals and 160,000 visitors in 2014.“The Call”,…

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French Language

English Language Assistants in France 2015-2016

Envie d’une expérience en France ? Vous désirez améliorer votre niveau de français et votre connaissance de la France ? Faire des rencontres ? Faire partager à des Français votre culture et votre langue ? Vous aimeriez contribuer au développement des échanges…


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