• Apply now for a Tournées Film Festival grant to fund a French film festival (...)

    20 April 2017

    Apply now for a Tournées Film Festival grant to fund a French film (...)

    The Tournées Film Festival, a program of the French American Cultural Exchange (FACE Foundation) and the Cultural Services of the French Embassy, supports American colleges and university campuses in organizing their own French film festivals. Professors, departments, student organizations, film clubs, or other university-affiliated institutions are eligible to apply.

  • Nationwide WWI Centenary Commemorations - How 1917 Changed the (...)

    29 March 2017

    Nationwide WWI Centenary Commemorations - How 1917 Changed the (...)

    One hundred years after the United States entered World War One, the French Embassy seeks to shed light on this momentous occasion through a series of exhibitions, talks, concerts, and screenings beginning in New York City and continuing across the US throughout 2017. The program aims to familiarize younger generations with this transformative moment by exploring the ongoing impact of the (...)

  • The Albertine Prize: Readers Choice Award for Contemporary Francophone (...)

    17 March 2017

    The Albertine Prize: Readers Choice Award for Contemporary (...)

    Discover the best of new French fiction and vote for the books you love before April 30th! The Albertine Prize recognizes American readers’ favorite contemporary Francophone literature while encouraging the discovery of new literary voices, translated and published in the US in the past year. The selection presents a range of stories from many diverse locations and perspectives, reminding us (...)

  • Francophone Youth Theatre Festival: April 22 - 23, 2017

    16 March 2017

    Francophone Youth Theatre Festival: April 22 - 23, 2017

    (Chicago, IL). The Francophone Youth Theatre Festival will take place in Chicago from April 22-23, 2017. The Festival will present short pieces in French as a foreign language (15-25 minutes, with English supertitles) acted out by students from 8 high schools and one university of Chicagoland. Plays are written by Francophone playwrights from various countries such as Belgium, Morocco, (...)

  • Vive l'Amérique: French Children Welcome Their American Ally

    15 March 2017

    Vive l’Amérique: French Children Welcome Their American (...)

    Through Oct.15. 30 drawings and two essays on loan from Le Vieux Montmartre Historical Society at the National WWI Museum and Memorial in Kansas City. This marks the first time these drawings have been on exhibit anywhere in the world.

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