The Villa Kujoyama

Built in 1992 by architect Kunio Kato on the Higashiyama mountain in Kyoto, the Villa Kujoyama is a place for interdisciplinary exchange and exists to strengthen intercultural dialogue between France and Japan.
Resident artists are asked to establish working relationships with the professional...

Updated on 02/06/2022

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Stendhal Programme

The Stendhal programme supports French-language authors whose writing project justifies living abroad for at least one month.
In return for a flat-rate subsidy, writers contribute to cultural exchange activities carried out by members of the French cultural network abroad (seminars, public readings...

Updated on 09/12/2021

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Shoot the book !

Shoot the book! is a program of professional meetings designed to support the presence of French publishers on the major international audiovisual markets and to promote the audiovisual adaptation of French literary works of fiction.

Updated on 12/05/2022

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French Immersion

French Immersion is a program initiated by the Cultural Services of the French Embassy and developed to support emerging and innovative French creators.

The Cultural Services of the French Embassy and FACE Foundation, in partnership with UniFrance, the Institut Français, the CNC, launched this...

Updated on 09/12/2021

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Africa 2020

After ten months of rich and varied programming throughout metropolitan France and the French overseas territories, hundreds of collaborations between French and African partner structures, thousands of events in the arts, sciences and entrepreneurship, the Africa2020 Season drew to a close on 30...

Updated on 17/01/2022

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The Cinémathèque Afrique

Charged with preserving and disseminating African film heritage, the Institut français holds one of the largest collections of African films from the 1960s to the present day.

Created in 1961 by the Ministry of Cooperation, the Cinémathèque Afrique contributes to the preservation, restoration...

Updated on 09/12/2021

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France-Portugal Season 2022

In a decision by the French President and Portuguese Prime Minister António Costa during Emmanuel Macron's official visit to Lisbon in July 2018, the France-Portugal Season will be held simultaneously in the two countries between mid-February 2022 and October 2022. 
Initially scheduled between...

Updated on 18/01/2022

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The French Season in Japan 2021-2022

Initially scheduled from April to October 2021 and then rescheduled from October 2021 to March 2022, the French Season in Japan will not take place in 2021 and 2022 due to the health crisis linked to Covid-19. 
The dates for a further postponement of the Season are currently under review.

The...

Updated on 09/12/2021

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Accès Culture

Accès Culture is a programme aiming to finance and support cultural projects in Africa in order to foster social ties and strengthen collaboration between African and French cultural agents. 
The programme seeks to partner civil society organisations (CSOs) with locally or regionally operated...

Updated on 17/05/2022

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Cultural and creative industries: a priority mission internationally

As part of its support for developing French cultural and creative industries internationally, the Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs and its cultural network internationally are taking action through a “CCI prioritaire mission” given to 37 embassies of strategic territories for exporting CCI.

Updated on 09/12/2021

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I-Portunus

The Institut français and its European partners, the Goethe-Institut (in Belgium) and Izolyatsia (in Ukraine), are launching the 2nd edition of the i-Portunus pilot project to support mobility of artists’ and professionals in the cultural and creative sectors in Europe. i-Portunus is a project co...

Updated on 02/06/2022

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General Assembly on French-Language Books Around the World

The General Assembly on French-Language Books Around the World will be held in Tunis on 23 and 24 September 2021. The event is a measure of the French presidential plan for the French language and multilingualism unveiled in March 2018, and intends to boost, decompartmentalise and develop the French...

Updated on 09/12/2021

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Archipel.eu

Led by the Institut Français (Paris, France) in partnership with OCTA (Brussels, Belgium) and APCA (Madeira, Portugal) and co-financed by the European Union, the Archipel.eu pilot project, launched in June 2021, aims to preserve and promote culture in the outermost regions and overseas countries and...

Updated on 01/03/2022

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The Institut français cultural programme for the FPEU

During the French Presidency of the Council of the European Union (FPEU) from 1 January to 30 June 2022, the Institut français will be working alongside French and European institutions on the one hand and the French cultural network abroad on the other towards the objectives defined by the...

Updated on 13/01/2022

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The Seasons and Cross-years

Since 1985, the Seasons and Cross-years have brought France into dialogue with more than 100 countries. Initially centred exclusively on arts and culture, they now also include education, higher education, research, sports, the economy, tourism and gastronomy.
Decided at the highest State level...

Updated on 13/05/2022

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