The SPCD (Stages Pédagogiques de Courte Durée) program of the French Embassy awards 40 grants each year to qualified primary and secondary school teachers of French seeking to enhance their knowledge of French culture and improve their language and teaching skills.
As the Oscar nominations were disclosed this morning, we are very pleased to announce Michael Haneke’s Amour, starring Emmanuelle Riva and Jean-Louis Trintignant, is in the running for several awards, among which Best Picture and Best Foreign Language Film.
The prominent National Science Foundation’s Graduate Research Fellowship Program that has helped finance thousands of doctoral careers for over sixty years is becoming international. It will allow some top fellows to spend up to a year working at a university lab abroad.
Top 5 French (productions and/or co-productions): documentaries, animationed films, and restored films released in the U.S. in 2012 put together by the Film, TV and New Media Department at the French Embassy.