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    Art for Art's & Science for Science's Sake: Must they always serve a purpose?
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Cinema & Media

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Call for applications : SA-France Co-Production…

The National Film and Video Foundation (NFVF) and the National Centre for Cinema (CNC) of France, in conjunction with the French Embassy in South Africa, are organising a 2 day co-production workshop between the two countries, which will be held in Paris the…

Science Research

"Still Hoping for a Revolution" by G. Chakravorty…

Respondents Achille Mbembe - Wits Institute for Social and Economic Research Richard Pithouse - Rhodes University Srila Roy - University of the Witwatersrand Lecture series organised by the Centre for Phenomenology in South Africa, the French Institute of…

Arts & culture

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Robyn Orlin In - "A World Full Of Butterflies,…

Photos © Thomas Lachambre. Robyn Orlin, nicknamed in South Africa "a permanent irritation", is a controversial and provocative artist well known for reflecting the complex realities in this country. In her unique style of choreography, she integrates diverse…

Books

2016-book-exhibitions

Book exhibitions at Dibuka - 14-28 October

Celebrating 50 years of the famous French publishing house of children's literature, L'école des loisirs, we are showing two concurrent book exhibitions: La fabrication d'un livre and Nos héros préférés. La fabrication d'un livre shows the full creation and…

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    Events & News

    Night of Ideas (Nuit des Idées)

    Over time, numerous events have given the public the opportunity to meet researchers, artists and creators so as to discover their work and share their thoughts and ideas. On January 26th 2017, the Institut Français takes this debating culture one step…
  • 2017 Mozart Fetsival
    Music

    Johannesburg International Mozart Festival 2017

    Wednesday 1 February 2017 – 7:30PMChamber music ConcertNorthwards House21 Rockridge Road, Parktown, JOHANNESBURGStéphane Réty (flute) and Antoine de Grolée (piano)Programme includes includes works by Gabriel Fauré, Philippe Gaubert, César Franck, George Bizet…
  • Calls for applications

    Scholarships in France - Master's level 2017-2018

    In 2017, the French Embassy in South Africa and Lesotho will award Master 1 and Master 2 scholarships to students from the French sections of universities who wish to further their studies in France. Candidates must hold at least a Bachelor’s degree and…
  • 2016 Illustration MyFFF
    Cinema

    MY FRENCH FILM FESTIVAL: the best of French cinema online!

    WHAT IS MY FRENCH FILM FESTIVAL? My French Film Festival (MyFFF) is a ground-breaking online film festival aiming to highlight the next generation of French filmmakers by showcasing their films to a worldwide audience through the Internet. From January 13th…
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    Calls for applications

    Mobile Film Festival: call for films open until 3 January 2017!

    For the last 12 years, the Mobile Film Festival aims to detect and support talented directors based on a very simple principle « 1 Mobile, 1 Minute, 1 Film ». The rules remain the same: 1 Mobile, 1 Minute, 1 Film and there is no theme so we are expecting to…

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Scholarships in France - Master's level 2017-2018

In 2017, the French Embassy in South Africa and Lesotho will award Master 1 and Master 2 scholarships to students from the French sections of universities who wish to further their studies in France. Candidates must hold at least a Bachelor’s degree and…

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