French Culture Highlight: Must-See Films on DCL

Cinema: a quintessential French experience. Where would we be today without the works of Georges Méliès, Jean-Luc Godard, or Jean Renoir? In a world much more drab and uninspired, to be sure. Luckily, the University of Minnesota has a veritable treasure trove of movies uploaded to their Digital Content Library (DCL). Among their numerous collections, … Continue reading French Culture Highlight: Must-See Films on DCL

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Francophone Music Highlight: Élage Diouf

Music Highlights are back! This time, we're featuring a musician who will actually be performing at the Cedar Cultural Center in just a couple of weeks: Élage Diouf! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3ZeiebilJoY Diouf was born in Dakar, Sénégal but settled in Québec, Canada in 1996, where he has pursued a career in music. His music is mainly in … Continue reading Francophone Music Highlight: Élage Diouf

Crêpe Night with Le Cercle Français and les Jeunes Cadres Dynamiques

Le Cercle Français and the Alliance Française's Jeunes Cadres Dynamiques have teamed up to bring you a fantastic night of crêpes and conversation! Join the two groups at the Alliance Française's headquarters on Thursday, October 19th at 5:00pm for some authentic French crêpes and other refreshments. Please RSVP in advance via the Alliance's event page. … Continue reading Crêpe Night with Le Cercle Français and les Jeunes Cadres Dynamiques

Silent Short Animated films by Serge Avedikian

Thursday | 04/20/2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm Alliance Française will be presenting three short silent animated films by visiting French-Armenian director Serge Avedikian. Avedikian will lead a discussion on his work in French in between and after the screenings. Admission is free for AF members and only $5 for the general public. Please RSVP here in advance … Continue reading Silent Short Animated films by Serge Avedikian