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Not to be missed: Isabelle Huppert

Not to be missed: Isabelle Huppert

It will be Isabelle Huppert's summer. Not only can many films with her be seen in the coming months, she will also be on stage in Amsterdam in September. You can watch no fewer than 30 films with Isabelle Huppert in July and August in Filmmuseum EYE, Amsterdam. Do you...

Enjoy theater in Avignon

Enjoy theater in Avignon

Lavender, rosé and of course Mont Ventoux. These are just 3 reasons to visit Provence. A fourth reason is perhaps the big theater festival in Avignon in July: the Festival d'Avignon and the Festival Off d'Avignon. This year, the event starts on July 4 and ends on July...

Fill the summer with French films

Fill the summer with French films

Practice your French in the cinema? This summer it's extra easy, because you might be able to see a French film every week. In the EYE Film Museum in Amsterdam you can watch no fewer than 30 films by Isabelle Huppert in July and August. Do you not live in (near)...

Celebrate carnival in Nice

Celebrate carnival in Nice

Where are you going to celebrate carnival? Maybe in Nice, where the largest carnival in France is. This year, the party kicks off on February 15th and continues through the 29th. Expect extravagant parades with flowers, lights, 'grosses têtes' and above all: party....

King’s tail

King’s tail

In the Netherlands we have had all the festivities after New Year's Day; in France this is only after Epiphany. How could it be different; there is something to eat on that day, namely a special cake: La Galette des Rois. This is a round cake made of puff pastry and...

France in your ears

France in your ears

There's nothing better to keep up with your French than hearing a lot of French. This is easy if you tune in to a French radio station. You can easily find and listen to all French channels via, for example Online Radio Box or Ecouter radio en ligne . There are also...

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