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An Evening of French Music

November 1, 2014 | 7:30 pm
The Make Out Room, San Francisco, CA

Please join us on Saturday Nov 1st, 7:30pm in San Francisco for an evening of “Chanson française” with Portland’s French Troubadour, Eric John Kaiser, live at the Make Out Room (3225 22nd Street, San...Read More »


San Francisco Dance Film Festival : Vertige

November 6, 2014 – November 9, 2014
Brava Theatre Center, San Francisco, CA

San Francisco Dance Film Festival is pleased to announce their selections for the 2014 festival featuring Vertige, a French movie, in San Francisco’s Mission District....Read More »


Oh les Beaux Jours by Samuel Beckett

November 15, 2014 | 8:00 p.m.
TLF-Theatre Lycée Français de San Francisco, San Francisco, CA

In Happy Days, Samuel Beckett pursues his relentless search for the meaning of existence, probing the tenuous relationships that...Read More »


Jules Maeght Gallery : Inaugural Exhibition - Art In Motion

November 14, 2014 – January 31, 2015
Jules Maeght Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Inspired by the history of kinetic art in the Maeght collection and the fact that the new gallery is housed in one of San...Read More »


Hiroshima Mon Amour screening

October 31, 2014 – November 5, 2014
The Historic Vogue Theater, San Francisco, CA

1959. A French young woman has spent the night with a Japanese man, at Hiroshima where she went for the shooting of a...Read More »


Françoise Vergès at UC Berkeley

November 14, 2014 – November 15, 2014
Geballe Room, Townsend Center for the Humanities – UC Berkeley, Berkeley, CA

Françoise Vergès was born in Paris and grew up in La Réunion and Algeria. She went back...Read More »


Philippe Vasset at UC Berkeley

November 4, 2014
UC Berkeley – French Department, Berkeley, CA

Philippe Vasset was born on June 7th, 1972 in Tours, and raised in Orléans, a city whose geography and architecture greatly fascinated him. Reading popular novels,...Read More »


Cal Performances : Théâtre de la Ville « Six Characters in Search of an Author »

November 7, 2014 – November 8, 2014
Zellerbach Hall – UC Berkeley Campus, Berkeley, CA

Théâtre de la Ville returns with their trademark innovative artistry, balancing a fierce creative spirit with reverence for the classics. The...Read More »


French Cinema Now in Seattle

October 23, 2014 – October 30, 2014
SIFF Cinema Uptown, Seattle, WA

French Cinema Now showcases the diversity of contemporary French cinema with seasoned directors, like Alain Resnais and the Dardenne brothers, playing alongside relative newcomers like Celine Sciamma and Christian Duguay, with spectacular performances from...Read More »


French Cinema Now in San Francisco

November 6, 2014 – November 9, 2014
Vogue Theatre, San Francisco, CA

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Image as Location

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October 16, 2014 – October 26, 2014
Multiple Locations, San Francisco Bay Area, CA.

Image as Location is a Bay Area festival that explores the relationship between people, pictures, and places brought to you by Books in Browsers, the Cultural Services of the French...Read More »


Lola Lafon in San Francisco

October 17, 2014 – October 22, 2014
Modernism Gallery, San Francisco, CA.

Litquake welcomes author and musician Lola Lafon, who was raised in the equally diverse cities of Bucharest, Sofia, and Paris. Her books have been nominated...Read More »


Marc Lévy at Litquake

October 15, 2014
Modernism Gallery, San Francisco, CA.

Join Litquake for an in-depth conversation with Marc Levy, France’s most popular contemporary novelist, to celebrate release of his bestselling new thriller, Replay. Hosted wine bar.

On the morning of...Read More »


Hervé Tullet in San Francisco

October 13, 2014 – October 14, 2014
Multiple Locations, San Francisco, CA.

French illusutrator Hervé Tullet will be presenting his new book, Mix it up!

Author and artist Hervé Tullet, creator of the New York Times bestseller and international sensation Press Here, invites kids and their...Read More »


Jean-Luc Godard: Expect Everything from Cinema

Ongoing – October 23, 2014
Pacific Film Archive Theater, Berkeley, CA.

This installment of Pacific Film Archive‘s Godard retrospective focuses on the period 1968 to 1979, when the French New Wave director turned to the problem of how to “make films politically.” It includes...Read More »


Yelle on Tour

October 22, 2014 – October 30, 2014
Multiple Locations, Utah, Oregon, California.

Yelle is back.

After Pop Up (2007) and Safari Disco Club (2011), one of the most infectious electro-pop artists not only in France but throughout the world is back on the scene in September with a new album, Completement Fou.

Produced...Read More »


Je t'aime, Je t'aime

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October 31, 2014 – November 1, 2014
Northwest Film Center, Portland, OR.

Suffering from its canceled premiere at the 1968 Cannes Film Festival and only arriving in the US two years later to little fanfare, Alain Resnais’ mid-career foray into science fiction devel

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Jules Tavernier: Artist and Adventurer

June 6, 2014 – October 20, 2014
Monterey Museum of Art, Monterey, CA

French artist Jules Tavernier (1844­–1889) was one of the American West’s pioneering talents and a great adventurer. This exhibition surveys the artist’s career, presenting a hundred works of art.

It includes his early transcontinental...Read More »


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