Events

International photography contest – Alliance française de Madrid

The French Alliance in Spain and EFTI international photography contest, international photography and cinema center, is looking for excellence in terms of international modern photography and aims to discover gifted photographers and support the development of their photography projects. Three prizes of over 12.000€ are to be distributed. Read More »

Art Exhibition: Transcending Thoughts : 19th – 27th August 2017 | 11am – 8pm

Life is full of positivity. One needs to just not look around but dig deeper if need be. It is all about what state of mind you choose to be in and not what life offers you. My work reflects my state of mind which yearns to remain happy under all circumstances. The exhibition Transcending Thoughts is all about positive balance between contentment and dynamism. Read More »

Ciné-Club: Papa lumière : 29th August 2017 | 10am

Charles de Gaulle Airport, in April 2011. Jacques and Safi landed in Abidjan, where they were repatriated urgently. He has old leather tanned by Africa and he is expat life hotelier. She, her mixed-race daughter of 14 years, has become accustomed to live with her mother and does not know what to think of this big mouth and crappy father who embarked with him once. Moved to a reception center in Nice, they will learn to look, to know, to love, perhaps. But there Gloria, too, the mother of Safi, left in turmoil of Abidjan and unreachable … Read More »

Ciné-Club: Elle s’en va : 31st August 2017 | 6:30pm

Now in her early sixties, former beauty queen Bettie (Catherine Deneuve) finds herself jilted by her lover and left alone to deal with the financial problems facing her family's restaurant. What begins as a quick drive to clear her head turns into a full-fledged road trip, and along the way there are chance meetings, an ex-Miss France gala, renewed ties with her estranged daughter and grandson, and possibly, at the end of the road, love... Read More »