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...

Updated on 02/03/2022

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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.

Updated on 09/12/2021

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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...

Updated on 09/12/2021

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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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IFcinéma

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

Updated on 09/12/2021

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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.

Updated on 09/12/2021

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Les Cinémas du Monde at the Venice International Film Festival

3 films supported by Aide aux cinémas du monde (world film support fund) (CNC – Institut français) feature among the winners of the 77th Venice International Film Festival, the first major international film festival, and also the oldest, to be held with the public attending since the Covid-19...

Updated on 24/09/2020

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European Film Factory : european platform for film education

In 2019, the European Commission launched a call for proposals through the MEDIA sub-programme of Creative Europe to promote film education across Europe. The consortium behind the European Film Factory project, led by the Institut français, has received a €1 million grant from the European Union...

Updated on 07/01/2022

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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...

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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