MyFrenchFilmFestival is coming soon for the 12th edition


MyFrenchFilmFestival kicks off From 14 January-14 February 2022. MyFrenchFilmFestival will be bringing you the best of new-generation French-language cinema!

Thirty films (features and shorts) that have been handpicked just for you will be available at the click of a button in the comfort of your own home. You can select movies from various genres such as comedies, romcoms, dramas, documentaries, animations, cinema classics.

Children can also enjoy a selection special selection of silent short films by students from France’s leading animation schools!

The films will be screened not just in South Africa but in the entire African continent FOR FREE and are subtitled in 11 languages: French, English, Arab, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, German, Polish, Russian, Japanese, and Korean.

As done last year, the French Institute of South Africa will be awarding special prizes through an online contest. The three selected winners will receive 10GB of free data to enjoy as many French films as possible. All you have to do to enter the competition is answer a simple question and complete the form. Good luck!

All films will be available until February 15th on the platform and on sixty partner platforms worldwide.

Find all the Festival selections here.

About IFAS
As the cultural agency of the Embassy of France in South Africa, the French Institute of South Africa (IFAS) is the operator of the cultural activities of France abroad, one of 96 institutes in the world. IFAS organises and supports artistic events in venues and festivals throughout the country. It has strong relationships with various South African partners through artistic projects. IFAS is a platform for cooperation, encouraging cultural diversity and exchanges between South Africa, France and the rest of the African continent. Of these, the audiovisual projects develop links and long-term partnerships between the South African and the French cultural industries in the fields of innovation, training, storytelling, production, distribution, professional markets, public policies and regulation frameworks.

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