“Le redoutable”, the new movie by Michel Hazanavicius, in Estonia on October 12

Award-winning French director Michel Hazanavicius (The Artist, OSS117…) is back with a new comedy on the life on Jean-Luc Godard.

Synopsis: During the making of one of his films, French film director Jean-Luc Godard falls in love with 17-year old actress Anne Wiazemsky and later marries her.  

In Estonian cinemas on October 12th. Languages: French, English, with Estonian and Russian subtitles.

Read this article in: Français, Eesti, Русский,

Gypsy Swing Concert: Canarro (HUN)

Western-European manouche swing with a touch of 100-year-old music of Budapest parloors, a pinch of Paris and the musical freedom of jazz. The concert was supported by “The National Cultural Found of Hungary NKA” and the “Hangfoglaló program”. Canarro plays exciting authentic manouche...

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Parisian stories by Robert Doisneau at the Documentary Photo Center

May 17, 2019 / August 18, 2019 - Tallinn

« Yes, I stole a treasure, but deep down, I only borrowed it. I'm going to return this treasure that people carried with them without being aware of it ». Robert Doisneau Robert Doisneau is one of the most renowned French photographers of the 20th century. He has captured the emotions and daily...

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Estonia, the real start-up nation

The French magazine Stratégies, specialized in communication and marketing, has published an article "Estonia, the real start-up nation". In Estonia, the administration is fully digitalized and citizens have a digital identity. The foreigners can also benefit from the virtues of the system with...

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The “Toques Blanches” from Lyon bring French gastronomy to Estonia!

March 19, 2019 / March 21, 2019

The "Toques Blanches" from Lyon are in Estonia from 17 to 20 March to discover the flavors and specialties of the Estonian regions, meet local restaurateurs, farmers and actors of sustainable management in the catering sector. This visit, which aims to encourage more cooperation, is organized...

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Spring is coming with the French apéro!

April 12, 2019

Dear French-speaking friends! Let's celebrate the arrival of spring with the French Institute's aperitif on Friday, April 12 at 6:30 p.m. at the Pudel bar in Telliskivi! In addition to the monthly "Café de langue" organized at the French Institute of Estonia to practice French in a friendly...

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Jazz with distinctive sounds by Spring Roll

April 20, 2019 / April 23, 2019

Spring Roll explores music with singular sounds. Playing on tones and resonances, it echoes the current of New Music while borrowing from the codes and playgrounds of jazz. In 2016, Sylvaine Hélary decided to develop a new repertoire and called on three New York-based musician-composers: Kris...

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“The quest of Alain Ducasse” at the Food Film Festival

April 12, 2019 / April 14, 2019 - Tallinn

What can Alain Ducasse, the little boy from the Landes who has become the most recognized chef and mentor of cooking in the world today, be looking for? What is a man looking for who seems to have everything already? 23 restaurants in the world, 18 Michelin stars, Alain Ducasse never stops creating...

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Francophone gathering

March 14, 2019 - Tallinn

Many French people, Francophones from all backgrounds, the teams of the French Institute and the French Embassy will be present to joyfully celebrate the month of the Francophonie! It will be an opportunity to gather together to have a warm and friendly time with tasty drinks. We are always...

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