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The Night of Ideas 2020

ABOUT THE NIGHT OF IDEAS A night of debate to share and express our ideas The Night of Ideas is a global initiative from the French Institute in Paris that will bring a diverse group of voices together to discuss a contemporary issue. This year, the event…

Cinema & Media

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MyFrenchFilmFestival 10th edition

The cosiest film festival is back in South Africa from 16 January to 16 February! After 10 million streams recorded across 200 territories in 2019, MyFrenchFilmFestival, the first online French film festival will be back on 16 January for its 10th edition.…

Books

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Reading in Digital - New Interactive Literary…

The Reading in Digital exhibition displays new forms of literary creations through apps on tablets, computers, and illustrated books. Digital literary creations have been booming, in recent years, showing an unprecedented creative dynamism. Authors, editors,…

French Language

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Programme des assistants internationaux en France

La campagne de recrutement d’assistants d’anglais en France pour l’année scolaire 2020-2021 est désormais ouverte jusqu’au 20 janvier 2020. Introduction : Un maximum de 26 postes d’assistants d’anglais en France métropolitaine et les Collectivités d’Outre-mer…

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    French film Les Misérables to premiere at the European Film Festival

    The French Institute of South Africa is pleased to announce that Les Misérables, which won the Jury Prize at the Cannes Film Festival, will be opening the European Film Festival on Friday 29 November. The film won Best International Feature Film at the Durban…
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    Novembre Numérique in Johannesburg

    In 2019, with his one-year partner Tshimologong Digital Precinct, the Audiovisual department of IFAS seizes the opportunity of the French Institute's international program "November Numérique" (Digital November) to create his "French Lab for Creative…
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    So Chef! 2019 - A taste of France in South Africa

    So Chef! 2019 - A Taste of France in South Africa05 - 20 October 2019 Your favorite culinary rendez-vous with some of the crème de la crème of France's top chefs is back in South Africa and Lesotho this October. Four talented French chefs are flying in to…
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    Eugène Ionesco’s Rhinoceros debuts at the Market Theatre

    The French Institute of South Africa and the Market Theatre Laboratory, with the support of Mazars, are pleased to present Kwasha! Theatre Company's latest production, Rhinoceros, written by celebrated French-Romanian playwright Eugène Ionesco, and directed…
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    Reading in Digital - New Interactive Literary Experiences

    The Reading in Digital exhibition displays new forms of literary creations through apps on tablets, computers, and illustrated books. Digital literary creations have been booming, in recent years, showing an unprecedented creative dynamism. Authors, editors,…

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The fisrt edition of the Cape Town World Music Festival to start in a few days!

The first of its kind, the Cape Town World Music Festival will be an accessible inner-city music festival showcasing the best in World Music on Friday the 9th and Saturday the 10th of November, 2012. The festival is designed for enthusiastic fans of the genre, but also hopes to attract a new culturally curious audience. Cape Town will experience 32 acts over two days, placed on four unique stages, each showcasing diverse music from across the globe. From traditional and roots music to world dance music and modern world adaptations from all continents, the festival caters to all music lovers.

Spanning from Harrington Square to the Assembly and the Mahogany Room, the festival will feature 4 stages: a main day/night live music stage with both local and international artists, a day time free stage, an intimate acoustic/listening space and a late night Nu World dance stage featuring the best of world dance music. The festival will also host a series of music and industry workshops as a build up to the main event, as well as host a day time local craft market, food stalls and bars on event days. Friday the 9th at 8:00 pm, do not miss the incomparable French band DJ ClicK among the live performers.

The Cape Town World Music Festival: Friday 9th and Saturday 10th of November 2012 - DJ ClicK appears as part of the France-South Africa Seasons 2012&2013

 

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