• The 2014 Carte Noire IFI French Film Festival
    Play/Pause

    29 October 2014

    The 2014 Carte Noire IFI French Film Festival

    The French Embassy in Ireland and the Irish Film Institute are delighted to announce the 15th Carte Noire IFI French Film Festival, which takes place from 19th to 30th November 2014 at the IFI.
    The Festival brings you the very best of contemporary French cinema and the chance to rediscover the work of some of its great talents. The programme includes 20 Irish premieres and many standout films (...)

  • Visit France: the Remembrance Trails of the Great War
    Play/Pause

    28 October 2014

    Visit France: the Remembrance Trails of the Great War

    From August 1914 to November 1918, France was the theatre of the most violent, casualty-filled war history had ever known. The Ulster Memorial Tower (Somme - Picardy) had been a place of pilgrimage for many thousands of Irish people since it was dedicated in 1921.
    The Remembrance Trails of the Great War guide you through the remembrance sites of Northern France and provide an insight into a (...)

  • Full House for Open House
    Play/Pause

    21 October 2014

    Full House for Open House

    With over 600 visitors, this year 2014 Open House tour of the Residence de France proved a total success!

  • Economic Nobel highlights quality of French research
    Play/Pause

    14 October 2014

    Economic Nobel highlights quality of French research

    Economist Jean Tirole is third French to be awarded the prestigious Nobel Prize.

  • Open Sesame!
    Play/Pause

    13 October 2014

    Open Sesame!

    On Saturday 18th of October, Mytilène opens its gates! The French Résidence in Dublin will open its gates to the public for Open House Day from 11am to 5pm.

    News

    • read Breton Afternoon in Dublin

      31 October 2014

      Breton Afternoon in Dublin

      Are you free this Sunday 2nd of November? Join Breizheire, the Bretons in Ireland association for an afternoon of dance, music and craic!

      [more...]
    • read International transdisciplinary seminar on “Sport and Protest”

      30 October 2014

      International transdisciplinary seminar on “Sport and Protest”

      This seminar will bring together experts on sport from the fields of history, literature, sociology and anthropology to analyse specific examples of protest movements in sporting contexts drawn from a variety of time periods (...)

      [more...]
    • read 2014 French Study Guide

      30 October 2014

      2014 French Study Guide

      The chosen film for the 2014 French Film Project is “Populaire” a 2012 French romantic comedy film set in the 1950s and directed by Régis Roinsard starring renowned French and Belgian actors Romain Duris and Déborah François. (...)

      [more...]
    • read DELF/DALF Exams

      30 October 2014

      DELF/DALF Exams

      Registration for next DELF/DALF exam session to be held in January 2015 will be opened from 10 November to 6 December 2014. Further information is available at: www.alliance-francaise.ie and at the Alliance Française (...)

      [more...]
    • read Special Screenings of "Apocalypse WWI"

      22 October 2014

      Special Screenings of "Apocalypse WWI"

      Admission Free. A series of 5 episodes produced using over 500 hours of archival footage, much of it previously unseen, to be screened at the National Museum of Ireland, Decorative Arts & History in collaboration with the (...)

      [more...]

    French Presence in Ireland

    Zoom in

    Discover France !