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At the Institut français

Do you want your pupils to discover France?
The Institut français welcomes you in the heart of South Kensington, cette petite France, to make you and your pupils discover the best of French culture and language. Come and watch a French film in our recently refurbished cinema, and snoop around the resources of the biggest and most beautiful French library overseas.
Don’t wait any longer to offer your pupils a real linguistic and cultural experience.

We offer 3 options to suit your needs, interests and timetable:

School Screenings

Bring your class to watch a celebrated French film from our general programme at Ciné Lumière – £5 per student, free for teachers.

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Set French Days

Immerse your pupils in French culture for a full day with linguistic or cultural activity in the morning and a school screening in the afternoon. There are several dates and themes to choose from – £6 per student, free for teachers

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Upcoming Set French Days

French Days à la Carte

Not available on Mondays
For those who want it all and the flexibility to choose their date and film, the French Day à la Carte includes an interactive library visit or a language activity on the film and a school screening – £10 per student, free for teachers, minimum 30 pupils

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Tues 16 Jan – 10.30-12.30pm & Tues 30 Jan – 2.00-4.00pm | Ages 12-18 | £5 per student, free for teachers

Texts by Molière, Production by Denis Podalydès

Do not miss this occasion to make your students practice their French while (re)discovering Molière’s Les Fourberies de Scapin played by the actors of the renowned Académie de la Comédie-Française on the big screen.

Educational resources in French and in English will be available.
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