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We are a non-profit ACT association and a registered charity which has been promoting  cultural exchange and specialising in high quality French language teaching since 1943. We are part of a network of 800 Alliances françaises in 137 countries.

French up your life!

Term 2 courses start April 28! You can enrol online now.


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CURRENT EVENTS


ENROLMENTS COMPETITION GEORGE VINCENT 2015

ENROLMENTS COMPETITION GEORGE VINCENT 2015
Enrolments are open for the Concours George Vincent 2015 !  Enrol your students to the French language competition! Many prizes to win !


Exhibition 14-18/ ALLIES FOREVER-MAY 13TH

Exhibition 14-18/ ALLIES FOREVER-MAY 13TH
"Lest we forget"

Come and commemorate the World War I at the Alliance Française

Opening the 13th of May at 7pm
Exhibition from the 13th of May to the 6th of June





 

UPCOMING EVENTS


Book club MAY 26th

Book club MAY 26th
SHARE YOUR BOOK EXPERIENCE WITH US!FREE event

Book: "Stupeur et tremblements" by Amelie Nothomb

We have ordered the book for you, if you wish to participate you can buy a copy from us for $13

For more information contact Antoine at the library:    resource@afcanberra.com.au
 

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Speed talking JUNE 10TH

Speed talking JUNE 10TH
Only in French to improve your French. Come to share a conversation with a native French speaker with whom you can discuss about a new subject every 10 min.

Topic : Musique

Cheese platter available for $10. Pre ordering is essential bu Monday 8th of June.
 


FÊTE DE LA MUSIQUE- 19TH JUNE

FÊTE DE LA MUSIQUE- 19TH JUNE
The theme this year is “Vivre ensemble la musique”. It’s a free event at the Alliance Française which makes it possible for everyone to discover different music styles, new groups and discuss about this art.
Bring your family, friends and colleagues to live the musique with us !
Open stage from 6.30 to 10pm followed by a concert with “Two4six”
Drinks and snacks will be on sale
 


FRENCH COOKING CLASS - JUNE 21st - 9am

FRENCH COOKING CLASS - JUNE 21st - 9am
Cooking class with "Le trés bon, Restaurant"

Want to learn cooking with a French Chef? Learn how to cook great dishes:
-Soupe à l'oignon
-Crêpe suzette
-Poulet chasseur
-Pommes noisettes



https://letresbon.com.au/

$115 for the 4 hours workshop

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The Last Battle - 1983 - Besson

The Last Battle - 1983 - Besson

Le Dernier Combat, released in 1983, is a French film, filmed in black and white, and with virtually no dialogue. It is the first feature film made by Luc Besson and Jean Reno's first leading role. The film is a dark vision of post-apocalyptic survival.

The plot explores the devastation of civilization and issues of brutality, hostility and isolation.

The artist - Hazanavicius - 2011

The artist - Hazanavicius - 2011

DVD
Hollywood 1927. George Valentin (Jean Dujardin) is a silent movie superstar. The advent of the talkies will sound the death knell for his career and see him fall into oblivion. For young extra Peppy Miller (Berenice Bejo), it seems the sky's the limit - major movie stardom awaits. The Artist tells the story of their interlinked destinies
HeartBreaker - Chaumeil - 2010

HeartBreaker - Chaumeil - 2010

DVD
Alex and his sister run a business designed to break up relationships. They are hired by a rich man to break up the wedding of his daughter. The only problem is that they only have one week to do so.
Polisse -  Maïwenn - 2011

Polisse - Maïwenn - 2011

DVD
Polisse is a 2011 French drama film written, directed by and starring Maïwenn.The film centres on the Child Protection Unit (Brigade de Protection des Mineurs) of the Paris Police, and a photographer who is assigned to cover the unit.The title is a childish spelling of the word "police".
The film won the Jury Prize at the 2011 Cannes Film Festival and in 2012, was nominated for thirteen César Awards.

Toutes nos envies - Philippe Lioret – 2011

Toutes nos envies - Philippe Lioret – 2011

DVD
Moved by the plight of the mother of her daughter's school friend, a young judge facing an incurable disease teams up with an older colleague in order to fight against financial companies that exploit the poor.