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LE MOVIE CLUB: 9 mois ferme | 28 April | 7:30pm

After last month's theme of African Cinema Le Movie Club is back with French Comedy which kicks off with 9 mois Ferme (9 Month Stretch). Written, directed by and starring Albert Dupontel, it tells the story of Ariane Felder, a judge of strict morals who…

Science Research

Cuba & Africa - International Conference - 23-24…

The French Institute of South Africa and the Institute for Humanities in Africa are convening an international conference on the links established between Cuba and several African countries in the 20th century. Military and medical engagements, training and…

Arts & culture

FABRICE LAMBERT African Tour: Durban | 7 May

Gravité © L'Expérience Harmaat - Hanna Hedman The French Institute of South Africa and the Alliance Française of Durban are proud to introduce Fabrice Lambert an eclectic French artist who combines dance, choreography, and installation. Mr. Lambert will be…

Books

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: Journalistic Comic Project | DEADLINE 27 APRIL

The French Institute of South Africa (IFAS) and the Goethe-Institut will be supporting a month-long residency for 3 comic artists (one South African, one German and one French) in June in Cape Town. During this residency, each comic artist will be assisted by…

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    CANNES INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL: South African Factory Screenings

    On the 12th of May, 4 short films directed by 8 international talents, including 4 South African directors, will be showcased during the prestigious Cannes Film Festival, as part of the opening of the Directors’ Fortnight (Cannes Film Festival section). These…
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    South African VR expert Tyrone Rubin in attendance at the European Lab 2016 (Lyon, France)

    The Institut Français Paris has partnered with the ARTY FARTY agency to organise a cross-disciplinary FOCUS - music, digital, intellectual debate - as part of the Nuits sonores festival and the European Lab forum in Lyon (4-8 May 2016). With the aim of…
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    Human to be screened at the Bioscope on May 20

    HUMAN a documentary by Yann-Arthus Bertrand will be screened on Friday 20 May in Johannesburg. Come and join us at the Bioscope to watch Human and celebrate the World Day for Cultural Diversity. HUMAN is a 2015 documentary by French environmentalist Yann…
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    VAUDOU GAME: 2016 Southern African Tour | 27 May - 18 June

    IFAS and the Alliance Française are proud to present funk collective Vaudou Game for their first Southern African tour. Catch them from 27 May to 18 June across 9 African cities including at the Bushfire Festival (Swaziland), the Rainbow Club (Durban) and the…
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    DANCING WITH WORDS: SPIER POETRY FESTIVAL 2016 | 7 May

    This unique literary project comprises a week-long gathering, in the Western Cape, of internationally acclaimed literary voices, for discussion and debate, reading and writing, translation and travelling. It brings about a vibrant space of creativity,…

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French Language

Lycée Jules Verne Job Vancancies

The Lycée Jules Verne registered with The Agency for French Education Abroad (AEFE) and located on two campuses ( Johannesburg : Primary and Secondary school) and Pretoria (Primary school) is launching its recruitment campaign for the 2016/2017 school year :…

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