March 15, 12:00 PM

Free

March 22, 9:30 AM

Free

March 22, 12:00 PM

Free

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Above: Polina, danser sa vie © UGC Distribution

Festinema Junior 2018

The Alliance Française network of French-speaking cultural centers presents the 4th annual Festinema Junior, a national French film festival and educational outreach program for children and adolescents. This unique opportunity offers students of all ages and socioeconomic status to expand their international horizons through cinema and culture. The Festinema Junior program has four goals across the United States:

  1. Introduce young audiences to world cinema and international cultures.
  2. Integrate film as a teaching tool in the classroom.
  3. Offer children of all backgrounds, status and origins an opportunity to see a foreign language film in a theater.
  4. Teach young people to think critically in their film analysis.
All the screenings scheduled are entirely FREE for the participating schools and the Alliance Francaise network provides them with educational portfolios for each film, which include pre-screening and post-screening activities.

This year, the Alliance Française de Denver is leading the organizational efforts of Festinema Junior. Across the country, 15 chapters and a projected 8,000 students will participate in the festival.

The Institut Français, the Fondation Alliance Française, the French Cultural Services of the Embassy of France, the Délégation Générale of the Alliance Française in the US, TV5 Monde, Kids Trail are the main sponsors of this Festival.

Upcoming Events

Saturday, February 23, 2019 5:00 PM To 7:00 PM

Event Sold Out - no tickets available at the door.The French Cultural Center and the Consulate General of France in Boston are honored to welcome bestselling author Leïla Slimani for the American release of her book, Adèle.

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Tuesday, February 26, 2019 6:00 PM To 7:30 PM

Seeking opportunities to speak French? Join us in our beautiful library for our popular members-only conversation gathering.

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Workshop

Un Mois, Un Livre: Les Tragiques

de Agrippa d’Aubigné

Wednesday, February 27, 2019 2:00 PM To 3:30 PM

Join Benjamin this month for an in-depth discussion of Les Tragiques by Agrippa d’Aubigné.

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