New Book Releases for April

We’re expanding our easy-reading library! Now available in our library:

ENFIN CHEZ MOI ! (Kidi Bebey) ~ UN CERF EN AUTOMNE (Éric Lysoe) ~ MON COEUR À RIRE ET À PLEURER (Maryse Condé) ~ JUS DE CHAUSSETTES (Vincent Remède) ~ QUITTER DAKAR (Sophie-Anne Delhomme) ~ LA MARCHE DE L’INCERTITUDE (Yamen Manai)

New DVD Releases for April

Come discover our new DVD releases for April! Now available in our media library at the Alliance Française:

THE GILDED CAGE • THE 4 SOLDIERS • HOMELAND • PARIS OR PERISH • ALL THAT YOU POSSESS • CYANURE • BELOVED

Click here for the synopsises & trailers.

FRENCH HAPPY HOUR: Your New Weekend Starter!

French Happy Hour is a new & exclusive conversational course, and it’s just the perfect way to ease into French and the weekend. Glass in hand, unwind your French chatting about the latest news and trends. Two levels now offered:

Spring Session: Let Your French Blossom

There is still time to register!

May 1, 2014 | 7pm

CINÉ/FEEL: Les Beaux jours (Bright Days Ahead)

In May as part of CINÉ/FEEL, the Alliance Française presents Les Beaux jours (Bright Days Ahead), a film by Marion Vernoux, adaptated from Fanny Chesnel’s 2011 French novel “Une jeune fille aux cheveux blancs”. French cinema icon Fanny Ardant stars in this absorbing story about erotic reawakening and the renewal of one’s sense of self.

New Comics for April!

Come check our newly released comics, now available in our media library!

Kid Paddle ~ L’Élève Ducobu ~ Les gendarmes ~ Persepolis ~ Poulet aux prunes 

New CD releases for April!

This April, the Alliance Française is featuring two exceptional voices: Natalie Dessay and Philippe Jaroussky. Come discover their new tracks; available on our iPads or to borrow

Natalie Dessay – Entre elle et lui ~ Le miracle d’une voix ~ Cleopatra ~ Airs d’opéras français

Philippe Jaroussky – La voix des rêves ~ Carestini: the Story of a Castrato ~ Heroes: Vivaldi Opera Arias

May 2, 2014 | 5:30pm

FRENCH CUISINE: Morrocan Getaway

A bilingual culinary experience!

In May, French Cuisine offers its Morrocan Getaway: colourful dishes, which will make you want to travel. Join us for this mouth-watering workshop!

ON THE MENU
Carrot & Cumin Salad ~ Couscous Royale ~ Gazel Horns

March 27, 2014March 28, 2014

CRIMEs: A Cycle of French Films Noirs

In March, the Alliance Française du Manitoba, in collaboration with the University of Manitoba’s Department of English, Film, and Theater, proudly presents CRIMEs : a cycle of French films noirs. It’s the perfect occasion to rediscover masterpieces of the genre as well as brand new contemporary films.

New DVDs for March!

Come discover our new DVD releases for March! Now available in our media library at the alliance:

MAKING PLANS FOR LENA • ASTERIX & OBELIX : GOD SAVE BRITANNIA • MIRROR LAKE • A JOURNEY • LOOKING FOR HORTENSE • 1ST LOVE • LOUIS CYR : THE STRONGEST MAN IN THE WORLD