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Dec 20
Film
The Unknown Girl Avalon Theater 5612 Connecticut Ave NW Washington, DC 20015
Dec22
Jan4
Film Series
A Very Berri Christmas The Quad 34 W. 13th Street New York, NY 10011

Speeches

  • French and American Fashion Panel
    Good evening ladies and gentlemen, I am Bénédicte de Montlaur, Cultural Counselor of the French Embassy. What a pleasure to welcome you all tonight to Albertine for what is sure to be a captivating discussion on French and American fashion!
  • Launch of Where the Light Falls by Allison Pataki and Owen Pataki
    On July 11th, Deputy Cultural Counselor Thomas Michelon welcomed Governor Pataki, Ambassador Castellenata, General Consul Kumin, George Sape and authors Allison and Owen Pataki for the launch of their novel on the French Revolution, Where The Light Falls, published by Random House in July 2017. The evening included a reception and book-signing at the Cultural Services of the French Embassy in New York
  • Book Launch: Where the Light Falls by Allison and Owen Pataki
    On July 11th, Deputy cultural counselor Thomas Michelon welcomed Governor Pataki, Ambassador Castellenata, General Consul Kumin, George Sape and authors Allison and Owen Pataki for the launch of their novel on French Revolution: Where The Light Falls.
  • France Honors Liesl Schillinger
    On June 27, Bénédicte de Montlaur, Cultural Counselor of the French Embassy, awarded Liesl Schillinger with the insignia of Chevalier of the Order of Arts and Letters. Liesl Schillinger is an accomplished literary critic, journalist, and translator who has greatly contributed to the growth of French culture in the United States.
  • Graduation Of Students Of PS 110 & PS 133
    On June 20, Deputy Cultural Counselor Thomas Michelon gave a commencement address at the Cultural Services of the French Embassy in New York on the occasion of the graduation of the students participating in PS 110 and PS 133's French Dual Language Program. He praised the hard work and dedication of both the teachers and students and encouraged the students to continue their studies in French.
  • Graduation Of Students Of PS 58 & PS 84
    On June 21, Deputy Cultural Counselor Thomas Michelon gave a commencement speech at the Cultural Services of the French Embassy in New York on the occasion of the graduation of the students in the French Dual Language Progam at PS 58 and PS 84. He commended the students for their efforts and thanked the schools' teachers and administration for creating such a strong program.
  • Graduation of Students of New York French American Charter School
    On June 19, Deputy Cultural Counselor Thomas Michelon gave a commencement speech at the Cultural Services of the French Embassy in New York on the occasion of the graduation of the students of the New York French American Charter School. He praised their work as "pioneers of the French Bilingual Revolution" and commended the teachers for their dedication to the students.
  • Graduation of Students from MS 256, MS 51 & SIS
    On June 20, Deputy Cultural Counselor Thomas Michelon gave a commencement address at the Cultural Services of the French Embassy in New York on the occasion of the graduation of the students in the French Dual Language Program at MS 51, MS 256, and the Boerum Hill School for International Studies. He encouraged the students to continue their pursuit of the language and praised their dedication to the program.