Pöff grand opening ceremony: we were there…

We had the privilege to attend this prestigious ceremony, last Friday 11 November, and wanted to share with you some of its highlights. See how glamorous we all look...!

Estonian actor Henri Kalmet successfully hosted the ceremony entertaining the audience with compelling jokes. Then Estonian Academy of Music and Theatre's students put up an amazing  show with impressive dancing telling the story of French cinema. On this special occasion, Estonian actress Ita Ever received the "Lifetime Achievement" award in recognition for her major contribution to Estonian cinema. Several speeches were given by French Ambassador Mrs Claudia Scherer-Delmas, the President of Parliament Mister Eiki Nestor and PÖFF festival Director Mrs Tiina Lokk. And finally, PARTY TIME all night, with reception and disco at NO99, all organised with the support of the French Institute. Now we have our tuxedos at the ready for the closing ceremony! Black Nights festival is taking place from 11 until 27 November 2016. Check programme here.  
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Opening of the exhibition “Walks alongside borders”

The French Institute and the Goethe Institute have presented their photography exhibition on October 19  at the Photography Museum in Tallinn. The project is implemented with the support of Narva Art Residency. Around 100 visitors have seen the photographs, which will be exhibited in the...

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Presentation of the project “Walks alongside borders”

Sep 27 2016

On the 27 September in the Narva Art Residency a famous german photographer Louisa Marie Summer and a conceptual artist Camille Laurelli from France presented to the public the first works relating to the photography project "Walks alongside borders" launched by The French Institute and the...

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