• Young French Cinema at the Gene Siskel Film Center

    19 May 2017

    Young French Cinema at the Gene Siskel Film Center

    Chicago through May 31, the Gene Siskel Film Center, in partnership with UniFrance Films and the Cultural Services of the French Embassy, presents Young French Cinema 2017, a series of six Chicago premieres that showcases emerging French filmmakers.

  • Exhibition "Rodin: The Human Experience" at the Flint Institute of (...)

    19 May 2017

    Exhibition "Rodin: The Human Experience" at the Flint Institute (...)

    To mark the centenary of the death of sculptor Auguste Rodin Flint Institute of Arts presents: Rodin: The Human Experience Selections from the Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Collections thru July 30th.

  • Apply thru May 26 for a Tournées Film Festival grant to fund a French film (...)

    20 April 2017

    Apply thru May 26 for a Tournées Film Festival grant to fund a (...)

    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 (...)

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    "Oui" Run 5K - Registrations Open!

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    The Lycée Français de Chicago all to participate in the second annual “Oui” Run 5K (we run 5K), Kids Races and Post Race Picnic on Sunday, September 24, 2017.

    à la carte

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    à la carte is a celebration of contemporary French food, wine and art of living, designed to excite and inspire food lovers of all ages.
    The 3rd Annual à la carte will take place October 5-15, 2017 in Chicago and throughout the Midwest. Stay tuned!
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