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Outdoor movie : Metropolis

Friday, May 16, 2014 08:00 pm
Old US Mint, 400 Esplanade
The film is set in the year 2026, in the extraordinary Gothic skyscrapers of a corporate city-state, the Metropolis of the title. Society has been divided into two rigid groups: one of planners or thinkers,...
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Social Mixer : Voyage to Europe

Saturday, May 17, 2014 12:00 pm
Your free French convseration group! Quarterly fun bilingual social gathering open to students, family, members, and friends All levels of French welcome. Share a nice time with francophone and francophile...
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Outdoor movie : Les triplettes de Belleville

Thursday, May 22, 2014 07:30 pm
Latter Lirary, 5120 St Charles Avenue
As part of a long weekend of cultural, social and educational events from May 8-11, celebrating Euro-American friendship. 7.30 pm Irish live music by Kevin Muggivan and his irish band 8.00...
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Jules Verne’s Extraordinary Journeys

Friday, May 30, 2014 07:00 pm
An evening of talks and discovers around Jules's work. Join us at Alliance and meet with the North American Jules Verne Society Discussions will include : “From Novelist to Salesman, or How Jules...
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Journeys to Worlds Unknown, from Jules Verne to Modern Science Fiction

Saturday, May 31, 2014 07:00 pm
Old Us Mint, 400 Esplanade Ave, New Orleans, LA 70116
How did machines open the gates to a new form of literature? Travelers through space and time have relied on steam, steel, compass, as well as a powerful imagination. This lecture will take us beyond the...
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D-Day 70th Anniversary

Friday, June 6, 2014 07:00 pm
Evening of commemorations around D-Day 70th Anniversary During World War II (1939-1945), the Battle of Normandy, which lasted from June 1944 to August 1944, resulted in the Allied liberation of Western...
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Creole Brunch and Tour

Sunday, June 8, 2014 09:00 am
Edgar Degas House, 2306 Esplanade Ave, New Orleans, LA 70119
Enjoy a sunday morning Creole Brunch with Alliance. Creole Breakfast Includes: Bloody Mary or Mimosa, Plated hot meal with Choice of Creole Omelets and biscuits, Berry Waffles, Pain Perdue with Banana's...
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Book Club : Screening of La Délicatesse and comparaison with the book

Thursday, June 12, 2014 01:00 pm
Après avoir étudié le livre, les membres du book-club vont effectuer une comparaison entre ouvrage et production cinématographique. Joignez-vous à notre groupe de francophiles ! Nathalie a tout pour...
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Ciné-Club : Special D-Day

Monday, June 30, 2014 07:00 pm
Café Istanbul, Healing Center, 2372 St. Claude, New Orleans, LA
Cigarettes et Bas Nylon - An Historical film by Michelle Benoit and Glen Pitre, 2010, USA – 1h37min. Three women in a foreign land. They hardly speak the language, don’t know the customs, but vow to be...
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Book-Club : Carnage

Thursday, July 10, 2014 01:00 pm
Join our book-club for the screening of Carnage by Roman Polanski ! Carnage is a 2011 comedy film co-written and directed by Roman Polanski, based on the play God of Carnage by French playwright Yasmina...
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Ciné-Club Junior

Saturday, July 12, 2014 10:30 am
Café Istanbul, Healing Center, 2372 St. Claude, New Orleans, LA
Le jour des corneilles Film by Jean-Christophe Dessaint, 2012, France, 1h36. This screening is part of the Alliance Française Ciné-Club Junior, an ongoing film series for kids. Boy lives in the...
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Storytelling

Saturday, July 12, 2014 01:30 pm
Louisiana Children's Museum, 420 Julia St, New Orleans, LA 70130
French traditional tale and art craft for kids. Family will be able to discover the story of Le Petit Chaperon Rouge. Une très jolie petite fille vit dans un village. Les habitants l’appellent le...
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Bastille Day Fête

Saturday, July 12, 2014 03:00 pm
The Spanish Plaza turns French for a day For the third year, New Orleans’ Bastille Day weekend’s main event is Bastille Day Fête : a free, public festival taking place this year at the revitalized...
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Petanque Tournament

Sunday, July 13, 2014 12:00 pm
700 Elysian Fields Ave, New Orleans, LA 70117
Come Celebrate Bastille Day at Washington Square Park in the Faubourg Marigny ! Play a Petanque Tournament to Fundraise for Washington Park Fence Repairs and Maintenance with the support of the Alliance...
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Outdoor screening : The Artist

Friday, July 18, 2014 08:30 pm
Latter Library, 5120 St Charles Ave, New Orleans, LA 70115
Special BASTILLE DAY NOLA Screening. Outside a movie premiere, enthusiastic fan Peppy Miller literally bumps into the swashbuckling hero of the silent film, George Valentin. The star reacts graciously and...
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Radio NOLA Alliance Francaise

Saturday, July 26, 2014 08:00 am
What’s happening along our Gulf Coast, read and heard, near and far, in French. Every fourth Saturday of the month 8:00-9:00 am on WGSO 990am Radio NOLA Alliance Française is a French/English...
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Ciné-Club : Louise-Michel

Monday, July 28, 2014 07:00 pm
Healing Center, 2372 St Claude Ave, New Orleans, LA 70117
Louise-Michel Film by Gustave Kervern and Benoît Delépine, 2008, France, 1h30. What to do when the workers of a factory have been laid off overnight? Louise has an original idea: why not pool the...
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Mini-reception at the Opening Night of the French Film Festival

Friday, August 1, 2014 07:00 pm
Prytania Theater 5339 Prytania St.
Join us at the opening night of the French Film Festival at Prytania Theater for a complementary drink from the Alliance Francaise and French hors d'oeuvres provided by Mister Gregory's. The first film,...
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Book-Club : Suite Francaise

Thursday, August 14, 2014 01:00 pm
Suite Française d’Irene Nemirovsky Écrit dans le feu de l’Histoire, Suite française dépeint presque en direct l’exode de juin 1940, qui brassa dans un désordre tragique des familles françaises de...
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Open House: Journée portes ouvertes

Saturday, August 23, 2014 02:00 pm
Try out Language Courses, Meet our Native French Teachers, Special Discounts on Fall Classes FREE and Open to the Public Stick around afterwards for our...
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Voyage au musée at NOMA

Saturday, September 13, 2014 12:00 pm
NOMA, 1 Collins Diboll Cir, NOLA
Share a nice meal with Francophone speakers and then discover a part of the NOMA's French collection with our French Guide ! French lunch at NOMA : 12.00-1.30 pm French Collection Tour : 1.45-2.30...