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Jan 18
Film
The International Shorts Film Festival Embassy of France - La Maison Française 4101 Reservoir Road, NW - Washington, DC
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Exhibition
Art Los Angeles Contemporary The Barker Hangar 3021 Airport Avenue Santa Monica, CA 90405
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Mar3
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The Pain of Others Ghebaly Gallery 2245 E Washington Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90021

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  • 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.   
  • 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. 
  • 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.  
  • Gayatri Spivak to Receive Insignia of Chevalier of the Order of Arts and Letters
    Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak will be awarded the insignia of Chevalier of the Order of Arts and Letters by Bénédicte de Montlaur, Cultural Counselor of the French Embassy on Thursday, December 7, in New York. Spivak will receive this distinction in recognition of a lifetime of dedication to promoting learning and intellectual endeavor both within and far beyond the academy, through her scholarly work and her educational projects.
  • The Cultural Services and the Consulate in Open House New York 2017
    On Saturday, October 14, 2017, the Cultural Services of the French Embassy and the Consulate General of France in New York will join 240 sites across the five boroughsthat are opening their doors during Open House New York (OHNY).  
  • Gloria Steinem and Robin Morgan to Curate Festival Albertine 2017
    Albertine Books, the French Embassy’s Acclaimed Bookshop and Cultural Hub, to Host First-Ever Public Festival Aimed at Advancing Dialogue Between Leading Female Thinkers and Artists in the U.S. and France, November 1-5  
  • Laurie Anderson and Jay McInerney to Receive Insignia of Officer of the Order of Arts and Letters
    Multidisciplinary artist Laurie Anderson and novelist Jay McInerneywill be awarded the insignia of Officer of the Order of Arts and Letters byBénédicte de Montlaur, Cultural Counselor of the French Embassy on Tuesday, October 10th, in New York. Anderson and McInerneywill receive this distinction in recognition of their contributions to the fields of art and literature.  
  • Albertine, New York’s Only Full-scale French Bookstore Celebrates its Third Anniversary
    On September 14, 2017, Albertine, the bookstore and reading room located within and operated by the Cultural Services of the French Embassy in New York, will celebrate its third anniversary.