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.

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La Fabrique Cinéma

La Fabrique Cinéma is a programme developed by the Institut Français with France Médias Monde - RFI, France 24, Monte Carlo Doualiya - the International Organisation of la Francophonie and Sacem to promote the emergence of young creation from southern countries on the international market. Designed...

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Cinema and Music

A programme to promote French cinematic creation aimed at showcasing the composition of original music for films, "Cinema and Music - Focus on Composers – Sacem-Institut français" is offered for a second year.

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Cinema French touch ACID Cannes

The partnership between ACID, which makes it possible to improve and extend the commercial distribution of films, and the Institut français, which enables their cultural distribution where they are not commercially distributed, aims to highlight the quality and diversity of artistic creation by...

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French cultural network's digital facilities

In Africa, Asia, America and Europe, Instituts français and Alliances Françaises are continuing to digitally equip their screening rooms with the support of the National Centre for Cinema and the Animated Image (CNC), the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, UniFrance and the Institut français.

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The "Aide aux Cinémas du monde" fund

The Aide aux Cinémas du monde is a selective fund reserved for projects involving feature films, animated films and creative documentaries aiming to be screened for the first time in cinemas. It may be granted before filming (production aid). Projects not selected for pre-filming assistance may be...

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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...

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The Cinémathèque Africa: 20 films for 2020

In 2018, the Institut français and the CNC launched a "20 films for 2020" restoration plan. The creation of an African Film Heritage Committee made it possible to select which works were to be restored as a priority.

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IFcinéma

The Institut français launches a brand new version of its film distribution platform developed by ARTE.

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Celebrating the Francophonie

Every year, the French-speaking world celebrates International Francophonie Day on 20th March and generally throughout the month. The Institut français offers a selection of films on Francophone themes for those who want to celebrate the French language and the cultural diversity of French-speaking...

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The women behind the camera

From the very beginning of cinema, women have directed films and thus contributed to the development of this art form. In 2020, the Institut français is devoting a film series to them, available to the French cultural network abroad and their partners.

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Animated Cinema Festival

The Institut français is once again extending the Animated Fête du Cinema abroad throughout October 2020 in association with the AFCA (French Association of Animated Cinema). For this major annual event, the French cultural network and its partners are invited to promote the excellence and...

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Anaïs Demoustier Series

Anais Demoustier, a bright young actress at the start of her career, displays an undeniable talent through her roles and artistic choices.

At just 27 years old, Anaïs Demoustier’s career continues its meteoric rise, revealing her undeniable gift for romantic roles, recently in the film...

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