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Mar 4
Lise de la Salle: US Tour 403 South Eleventh Street Indiana, PA 15705-1008
Mar 20
US Tour | Filmmaker Karim Moussaoui Avalon Theatre, 5612 Connecticut Avenue NW Washington, DC 20015
Mar 20
Raymond Depardon in Person! Aero Theatre 1328 Montana Avenue Santa Monica, CA 90403

Press Room

  • First Edition Of Tout-Monde Festival In Miami
    The Cultural Services of the French Embassy, in close partnership with the France Florida Foundation for the Arts, are launching the first edition of the Tout-Monde Festival, first Caribbean Contemporary Arts Festival, which will take place in Miami from March 1st to March 4th, 2018, at the beginning of Francophonie Month.
  • Oui Design - Companion Exhibitions Explore Noguchi’s Akari Light Sculptures
    The Noguchi Museum presents two exhibitions devoted to Isamu Noguchi’s iconic Akari light sculptures, the lightweight, collapsible paper lanterns with which the artist remained deeply engaged from 1951 until the end of his life. Akari: Sculpture by Other Means will include some 60 lamps, representing about forty individual models, as well as a substantial selection of archival materials; Akari Unfolded: A Collection by YMER&MALTA will present a selection of 29 Akari-inspired lamp designs created by this innovative French design studio.
  • POLLOCK, US Premiere at Abrons Arts Center
    The Cultural Services of the French Embassy and FACE Contemporary Theater Program aim to highlight the work of French playwrights—both in French and English translation—for a broad American audience. In recent years, greater attention has been devoted to developing productions of French plays translated to English staged with an American cast. POLLOCK, directed by Paul Desveaux, is part of this momentum.
  • Tilt Kids Festival 2018 Adventurous New Works for Families
    The Cultural Services of the French Embassy and the French Institute Alliance Française (FIAF) are pleased to announce programming for the third annual Tilt Kids Festival, featuring six premieres of whimsical, thoughtful, and rigorously made works for children across six venues throughout New York City, March 3-18. Described by The New York Times as “French in origin, fantastical in concept, and freewheeling in execution,” the festival will engage kids of all ages with the work of renowned artists across multiple disciplines.
  • CinéSchool: a New Access platform to a Selection of French Films with Lesson Plans
    As of January 2018, CinéSchool, will offer access to a selection of French films with related lesson plans designed for teachers to guide classes in cinema appreciation. The teaching materials, including pre and post–screening activities, conceived for students ages 4 to 18 and organized by age group (4-6, 7-12, 13-15 and 16-18), will be available online and free to download in French, English and Spanish across the U.S. The program is co-produced bythe Cultural Services of the French Embassy, the Alliances Françaises network, and the Institutfrançais, Paris. 
  • The Young French Cinema Program Announces its 2018 Selection
    The fourth edition of the Young French Cinemaprogram,which will be available for booking from January 2018 through the year,will offer American theaters, universities, film societies, art house cinemas, the Alliance Française network and other organizations the opportunity to screen contemporary French films.   
  • Night of Philosophy and Ideas 2018
    Brooklyn Public Library (BPL) and the Cultural Services of the French Embassy will present A Night of Philosophy and Ideas 2018, a sunset-to-sunrise event bringing philosophers, musicians, artists, and authors from around the world together with the Brooklyn and Greater New York community through a series of conversations and performances from 7:00 p.m. to 7:00 a.m. on January 27–28, 2018, at the historic Central Library at Grand Army Plaza.
  • Kimsooja and David Bellos to Receive Insignia of the Order of Arts and Letters
    Kimsooja and David Bellos will be awarded the insignia of the Order of Arts and Letters by Bénédicte de Montlaur, Cultural Counselor of the French Embassy on Friday, December 15, in New York.