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Find the French 2015

February 11, 2015
Private Residence of the Consul General, San Francisco, CA.

Come and join us for our 2015 edition of Find the French: wine tasting, silent auction, prizes

 

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Flight of faith: Photographs by Clayton Talmon de l'Armée

February 5, 2015
Residence of the Consul General, San Francisco, CA.

 

Last Thursday, February 5th, Consul General Pauline Carmona hosted the traveling exhibit of the series The Desert Collection of the art photographer Clayton Talmon de l’Armée. Prior to the San Francisco venue, the enigmatic series was presented in Munich,...Read More »


Jean-Luc Godard: Expect Everything From Cinema

Ongoing – February 13, 2015
Pacific Film Archive, Berkeley, CA.

Pacific Film Archive‘s year-long Jean-Luc Godard retrospective continues with some of the master’s more recent films, as well as two of his monumental rarely screened serial essays, France/tour/détour/deux/enfants and Histoire(s) du cinéma.Whether essays or...Read More »


"Why France and the European Union Still Matter for the United States"

February 19, 2015
Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA.

Is Europe “elderly and haggard”, and could France become “the crucible of  Europe” (Jan. 10, 2015 NYTimes op-ed)?

On the one hand, Europe is warned by the US about an Asian “pivot”, and is perceived here as less...Read More »


"Principles and Practices of Translation and Interpretation in the Multilingual European Union"

February 11, 2015 – Febrary 12, 2015
University of California, Berkeley, CA.

The European Union is unique in the sense that it works and passes legislation in 24 official EU languages. Every EU citizen has the right to communicate with the EU institutions in any of...Read More »


38th Portland International Film Festival

February 5, 2015 – February 21, 2015
Northwest Film Center, Portland, OR.

The 38th Portland International Film Festival, presented by the Northwest Film Center is an annual showcase of new world cinema. With this year’s 97 features and 60 shorts, the festival celebrates the world’s...Read More »


"The Balcony", by Jean Genet

February 5, 2015 – Febryuary 21, 2015
The Old Mint, San Francisco, CA.

This winter, Collected Works presents a production of Genet’s The Balcony at The Old Mint. The performance lights up the dark stone corridors, passageways, and inner chambers of one of San...Read More »


Neoliberalism + Biopolitics Conference

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February 27, 2015 – February 28, 2015
University of California, Berkeley, CA.

Neoliberalism + Biopolitics is a two-day conference featuring lectures and panels on neoliberalism and biopolitics by major thinkers currently working to develop and problematize these two concepts. As both objects of study and frames...Read More »


Paris Combo at SF JAZZ

Paris Combo, Istanbul. © Jorge Fidel alvarez 2012

February 19, 2015 – February 20, 2015
SF JAZZ, San Francisco, CA.

Delightfully cosmopolitan and seductively swinging, Paris Combo is as diverse and sophisticated as the city from which the band hails. Combining Gypsy swing with elements of flamenco, chanson and alt-cabaret, the quintet mixes in...Read More »


"Jacky in the Kingdom of Women" at SF Indiefest

February 8, 2015 – February 19, 2015
Multiple Locations, San Francisco, CA.

In the People’s Democratic Republic of Bubunne, it is the women who are in power, give the orders, and fight the wars, while the men wear veils and look after the home. Directed by Riad...Read More »


Beatlemania in Paris: 1964-65 & Beyond

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February 27, 2015
TLF – Théâtre du Lycée Français, San Francisco, CA.

The TLF presents a performance by The Sun Kings on February 27th, as they recreate the sets from The Beatles’s amazing shows in Paris.
All proceeds from the evening will benefit the TLF...Read More »


Chamber Music SF presents Renaud Capuçon, and Khatia Buniatishvili

February 15, 2015
Marines’ Memorial Theatre, San Francisco, CA.

Born in Chambéry in 1976, violinist Renaud Capuçon began his studies at the Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique de Paris at the age of fourteen, winning numeours awards during his five years there. Following this, Capuçon...Read More »


Paris in the Sixties, by Imogen Cunningham

January 17, 2015 – February 28, 2015
Harvey Milk Photo Center, San Francisco, CA.

The Harvey Milk Photo Center presents the exhibition Imogen Cunningham: Paris in the Sixties, with exquisitely beautiful and subtle images of the City of Light. This body of images represents...Read More »


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