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The Little Prince, a South African inspired…

A unique African adaptation of The Little Princeto celebrate his 75th anniversary! As a continuation of the partnership which was consolidated in an MOU in 2016, the Market Theatre Foundation and the French Institute of South Africa (IFAS) are very proud to…

Cinema & Media

39th Durban International Film Festival - The…

DISCOVER THE FRENCH FILMS OF THE 39TH DURBAN INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL For its 39th edition, the Durban International Film Festival will screen 185 films of all genres from July 19 to 29, 2018. At the heart of this year's programming are current…

Books

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Dibuka Library Festival

Not your ordinary book festival! 1 – 29 September 2018 Spring is coming! And with it, the Dibuka Library Festival, a new kind of book festival to celebrate Dibuka's new revamping and its 15th birthday. Dibuka Library Festival will run from the 1st to the 29th…

French Language

Bourses traducteur

Bourses de séjour pour traducteur

BOURSES DE SÉJOUR AUX TRADUCTEURS DU FRANÇAIS VERS LES LANGUES ÉTRANGÈRES Le Centre National du Livre (France) offre aux traducteurs étrangers la possibilité de séjourner en France pour y mener un projet de traduction d'ouvrages français à des fins de…

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    Theatre / Dance / Performing Arts

    Chiffonade - A dance performance for children one and above

    For the first time ever in Johannesburg, ASSITEJ SA in partnership with IFAS, the French Institute of South Africa, will host a dance piece created especially for babies, toddlers and very young audiences. ABOUT THE SHOW Chiffonade, a dance performance…
  • 2018-Gerard Sekoto Award
    Events & News

    Philiswa Lila wins Gerard Sekoto award

    Artist Philiswa Lila surrounded by Véronique Briquet-Laugier, Counsellor for bilateral cooperation and Head of IFAS, Marion Claudel, Cultural Attachée and Deputy Director of IFAS, and Gerald Candelle, Director and Representative of AF Foundation in South…
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    Dibuka

    Dibuka Library Festival

    Not your ordinary book festival! 1 – 29 September 2018 Spring is coming! And with it, the Dibuka Library Festival, a new kind of book festival to celebrate Dibuka's new revamping and its 15th birthday. Dibuka Library Festival will run from the 1st to the 29th…
  • Dibuka

    Discover the new Dibuka

    The Embassy of France in South Africa, the French Institute of South Africa (IFAS) and the Alliance Française of Johannesburg are proud to present the newly revamped francophone multimedia library, named after the Setswana word for "books": dibuka. Dibuka is…
  • Calls for applications

    Call for application 2018 - Artist residency Cité international des Arts

    Call For ApplicationResidency programme at the Cité internationale des ArtsParis, France The Institut Français in collaboration with the French Institute in South Africa (IFAS) is launching its 2019 call for applications for the residency programme to be held…

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