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

  • Foreign professionals
  • French professionals
  • Programmes
  • Cinema

VR Immersive Experiences catalogue

The “VR Immersive Experiences” catalogue presents some forty original works at the intersection of virtual reality, live entertainment and visual arts. Available in English, it is designed to introduce partners of the cultural network (theatres, museums, cultural centres, art centres, festivals...

Updated on 09/12/2021

  • Members of French diplomatic network
  • Programmes
  • Digital

« Digital Mediation and Cultural Innovation » Catalogue

The « Digital Mediation and Cultural Innovation » catalogue references some fifty organisations working in the cultural innovation and digital mediation sector in order to encourage the commercialisation of their knowledge and expertise abroad. Available in English, it addresses partners and...

Updated on 09/12/2021

  • Members of French diplomatic network
  • Programmes
  • Digital

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

  • Members of French diplomatic network
  • Programmes
  • Cinema

La Nuit des idées

Every year, on the last Thursday of January, the Institut français invites all places of culture and knowledge, in France and across the world, to celebrate the free circulation of ideas and knowledge.
Launched in 2016, at an exceptional evening in Paris which brought together major French and...

Updated on 10/01/2022

  • Members of French diplomatic network
  • Programmes
  • Public debate

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

  • Members of French diplomatic network
  • French professionals
  • Programmes

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

  • Foreign professionals
  • French professionals
  • Programmes
  • Cinema
  • Book

Novembre Numérique (Digital November)

Since 2017, the Institut français and the French cultural network abroad organize Novembre Numérique (Digital November), the international digital cultures festival around the world. 
Novembre Numérique (Digital November) is an invitation to question the place of digital cultures in our societies...

Updated on 17/05/2022

  • Members of French diplomatic network
  • Programmes
  • Digital