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International director
Jean-Jacques Annaud
will present his new film, Wolf Totem,
at the Durban International Film Festival
16-26 July 2015

 

Cinema & Media

Wolf Totem

Exciting French Line Up at the DIFF 2015

The French film industry will be widely represented at the 36th edition of the Durban International Film Festival this year with a large selection of French films and co-productions.The selection of feature films includes fictions: Bizarre by Etienne Faure…

Science Research

FISH Seminar - Friday 17 July - "The resistance…

“The resistance might be joyful” a study of Zambezia’s political identity through Carnival and Elections in Quelimane district Mélina Revuelta (Sciences Po Bordeaux) On the basis of identity as a socially and historically constructed narrative, the…

Arts & culture

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Fête de la Gastronomie 2015 in Joburg

Fête de la Gastronomie, French Cuisine Festival25-26-27 September 2015JohannesburgPut these dates in your diary to join in and celebrate the rich diversity of French gastronomy. Since 2011, France has celebrated its gastronomy with passion and style each year…

Books

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French authors at the 5th edition of Open Book Cape Town

French authors at the 5th edition of Open Book Cape Town9-13 September 2015 The French Institute of South Africa is delighted to support the Book Lounge and the Fugard Theatre in inviting authors Alain Mabanckou and Marc Boutavant as part of the 5th edition…

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    Events & News

    2015 Gerard Sekoto Award Winner Announced

    South Africa's most prestigious art award, the ABSA L'Atelier Art Awards, pays homage to both established and emerging young local artists and their compelling artistic vision. The 2015 ABSA L'Atelier Award Winners were announced on 15 July 2015. Kai Lossgott…
  • Events & News

    The Best of Cannes Critics' Week in JHB & CT

    After Durban (DIFF), the Best of Cannes Critics' Week is coming on Johannesburg and Cape Town screens from the 31st of July to the 2nd of August. Urucu Media, with the support of IFAS, launched a traveling programme of La Semaine de la critique (Critics’…
  • Events & News

    So Chef! Southern Africa (12-24 Oct. 2015)

    Real Food is… tasty, healthy, sexy, easy, affordable, locally-produced and for everybody!#SoChef | Facebook Following the success of last year’s first edition, the So Chef! project is coming back to Southern Africa. Three top Chefs from France and Belgium…
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    Theatre / Dance / Performing Arts

    Macbeth quand même

    Artistic Residency, Hillbrow Theatre, 28 July - 6 August 2015 IFAS, Hillbrow Theatre Project et LZD Lézard dramatique invite you for a public rehearsal of Macbeth quand même, a new South African-French work in progress. Public Rehearsal: Friday 7 August at 4…
  • alain-mabanckou
    Events and News

    French authors at the 5th edition of Open Book Cape Town

    French authors at the 5th edition of Open Book Cape Town9-13 September 2015 The French Institute of South Africa is delighted to support the Book Lounge and the Fugard Theatre in inviting authors Alain Mabanckou and Marc Boutavant as part of the 5th edition…

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English Language Assistants in France 2015-2016

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