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"Communiqué nº10", On Show

April 25th, 2014 – May 25th, 2014
Cutting Ball Theater, San Francisco

Communiqué n° 10
American Premiere
By Samuel Gallet
In a World Premiere translation by Rob Melrose
Directed by Rob Melrose
April 25 – May 25, 2014
Press opening: May 1
Gala opening: May 2

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French Historian Michel Wieviorka in Stanford U

April 17th, 2014
Stanford University, Palo Alto

Stanford University presents the French Culture workshop which brings together participants from French literature, history, comparative literature, and art history to examine questions relevant to French... Read More »


San Francisco International Film Festival

April 24, 2014 – May 8, 2014
Multiple locations, San Francisco

The San Francisco International Film Festival returns for two lively weeks, April 24–May 8! The program features 200 films and events of international and local distinction and brings hundreds of filmmaker and industry guests. The... Read More »


Johnny Hallyday in San Francisco

April 25th, 2014
The Regency Ballroom, San Francisco

French rock ‘n’ roll legend Johnny Hallyday will be performing at the The Regency Ballroom in San Francisco.

Johnny Hallyday is one of the better known artists in today’s Pop/Rock scene, captivating audiences worldwide with his take on the... Read More »


The Missing Picture, in Theaters

April 4th, 2014
In theaters, San Francisco Bay Area

THE MISSING PICTURE recounts director Rithy Panh’s firsthand experience of his family and friends’ suffering at the hands of Pol Pot’s communist regime. It tells how citizens were rounded up and taken to labor camps and how... Read More »


Opera Parallèle presents Les mamelles de Tirésias/Mahagonny Songspiel

April 25, 2014 – April 27, 2014
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco

A boat that travels on dry land… Steampunk… A man giving birth to over 40,000 babies in a single day! Join Opera Parallèle on an unforgettable journey, as a theater troupe of... Read More »


"The Suit" in San Francisco

April 23, 2014 – May 18, 2014
American Conservatory Theater, San Francisco

Based on The Suit by
Can Themba, Mothobi Mutloaste,
and Barney Simon


Direction, adaptation, and music by
Peter Brook, Marie- Hélène Estienne, Read More »


"Address Unknown"

April 29th, 2014
Théâtre du Lycée Français, San Francisco

“ADRESS UNKNOWN”

Nineteen letters between two friends, a German and an American Jew, at the time of the rise of Nazism. As the correspondence progresses, the tone sours. We are witnessing the horror happening. Who is good, who... Read More »


Caravan Palace, on Show

April 12th, 2014
The Regency Ballroom, San Francisco

Caravan Palace; the surprise breakout band of the last decade, the apostles of Electro Swing and precursors of a laid-back yet terribly upbeat trend, is coming up with an evocative second album: Panic!

Their strength lies in their... Read More »


Les mercredis de l'Art

Starting at the end on March 26th for 5 sessions our new “mercredis de l’art” in English and French

 

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I Return From The Truth, on stage

March 31st, 2014 – April 3rd, 2014
Multiple Locations, San Francisco Bay Area

Prospero Miranda Theater Company (Paris, France) on tour in the San Francisco Bay Area with a deeply moving show about the second World War and deportation I Return from the Truth... Read More »


Stranger by the Lake, in Theaters

In Theaters San Francisco Bay Area

Stranger by the Lake, by French filmmaker Alain Guiraudie, opened February 7th, 2014 in San Francisco Bay Area.

Frank (Pierre Deladonchamps) spends his summer days hopelessly searching for companionship at a popular cruising spot on the shores of a lake in rural... Read More »


Katinka Bock: A and I

February 1st, 2014 – May 4th, 2014
Henry Art Gallery, Seattle

The Henry Art Gallery presents Paris-based German sculptor Katinka Bock’s first solo exhibition in the United States.

Using natural and found materials, such as clay, wood, stones, used zinc sheets, steel beams and other urban detritus,... Read More »


Barbara Chase-Riboud: The Malcolm X Steles

January 12th, 2014 – April 27, 2014
Berkeley Art Museum / Pacific Film Archive

For nearly fifty years, Barbara Chase-Riboud has created elegant and powerful sculptures and drawings in which materials, forms, and cultural references unite in a continuous interplay of bold physicality and metaphoric associations.... Read More »


Jean-Luc Godard: Expect Everything From Cinema

January 31, 2014 – April 13, 2014
Pacific Film Archive Theater, Berkeley

Jean-Luc Godard’s cinema is synonymous with innovation. Name any Godard film, early or late period, and you will find a work that opens one’s eyes to a new way of thinking about cinema, through... Read More »


Love me Tenderloin

The Tenderloin has long been known as the “heart” of San Francisco. It is the last refuge for elderly, disabled and low-income working people striving to stay in the city.

This area is perhaps the last frontier in SF’s ever-expanding gentrification trend. It has... Read More »


Frenchflicks

Frenchflicks.com

Launched in July 2013, Frenchflicks.com is the first website to list all the French movies released and shown in the US. Don’t miss the latest Jean Dujardin movie, the film series about Juliette Binoche, or the special screening of Amélie in a theater near you ! For... Read More »


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