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    The cultural office of the Consulate general of France in
    Vancouver is in charge of developing cultural, educational
    and artistic relations and exchanges between France and
    Western Canada, under the general supervision of the
    cultural department of the French Embassy in Canada,
    based in Ottawa. Encouraging dialogue and partnerships  
    between peers, improving the participation of French artists and ideas in local events and festivals, promoting a constructive debate around the main issues of our times, are among our top priorities.


April 10, 2017 at 7pm
Vancity Theatre

The film as exhibition site is at the centre of this experimental project, both curatorial and cinematographic, by French curator Mathieu Copeland.


VANCOUVER - My Life as a Zucchini

February 24 to March 19, 2017
Vancity Theatre

Claude Barras' My Life as a Zucchini is not the average animated film.


SURREY - Scenocosme @ Surrey Art Gallery

Through May 7, 2017
Chuck Bailey Rec Centre

Come and insert yourself into the frame in this series of video works.


VANCOUVER - Jean-Efflam Bavouzet @ Playhouse

April 2, 2017 at 3:00 PM
Vancouver Playhouse

The Vancouver Chopin Society is pleased to  welcome the French Pianist Mr. Jean-Efflam Bavouzet for an exceptionnal concert.


VANCOUVER - Breathless Days @ Access Gallery

Thursday April 5, 2017 at 7 pm
Access Gallery

Serge Guilbaut (Professor Emeritus of Art History at UBC) and John O'Brian (Professor of Art History at UBC) invite you to the launch of their new book Breathless Days.


VANCOUVER - Eric Rohmer's six Moral Tales @ The Cinematheque

From March 31 to April 6, 2017
The Cinematheque

This presentation of Eric Rohmer's Six Moral Tales is the first program in an ongoing Eric Rohmer retrospective at The Cinematheque in 2017.


VANCOUVER - Duchamp on Wheels

April 6, 2017 from 10am to 1pm
Irving K. Barber Learning Centre, Dodson Room (302)
The Peter Wall Institute and the Cultural Services of the Embassy of France presents the 2017 French Scholar Lecture Series. Join us on April 6 for a talk about Marcel Duchamp and a roundtable with French philosopher and writer Hadrien Laroche in discussion with T'ai Smith.

VANCOUVER - Reel 2 Real Film Festival

April 8, 2017
Vancity Theatre

For its 18th Edition, Reel 2 Real, the International Film Festival for Youth will showcase 2 French movies.


VANCOUVER - Compagnie Hervé Koubi @ DanceHouse

April 7 & 8, 2017
Vancouver Playhouse

The French choregrapher Hervé Koubi is back to Vancouver with his new show What the day owes to the night.


VANCOUVER - Field Trip for Students of the ''Alterville'' Master of Lyon

The students of the Master “Altervilles” of the University of Lyon were on a field trip to Vancouver from February 11 to 19, 2017 to study the municipal policies of the city.

CALGARY - French Secondary-School Students

Branton School in Calgary is welcoming students from the Collège de Saint-Vit of the Academy of Besançon for a dozen days.