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  • Bienvenue sur le site de l'Institut Français d'Afrique du Sud !

Enjoy the best of French "webdocumentaires"

Build on videos, texts, images and sounds, the "webdocumentaire" is a new documentary format that uses every technical resources of the web to offer you a complete sensory experience. You will find here a comprehensive selection of webdocumentaires produced by "Le Monde", the leading French newspaper, ranging from the archaeological remains of the kingdom of Kongo in what is now the DRC to "Zulu", an exciting detective story set around Cape Town.

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According to your personal taste and interests, Frenchlinks helps you get in touch with the French speaking community and agencies in South Africa and Lesotho. Learn more...

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Patrick Chamoiseau with Nadine Gordimer during the French Season in South Africa

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