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HOLD ON

Saturday, December 4, 2021 14.15 / 15.00 / 15.45 / 17.00 / 17.45 / 18.30

The notions of risk and injury are a constant burden for circus artists. So what happens when you have pushed your limit too far? How to continue living through your passion?

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ART & BLOCKCHAIN

Wednesday, November 17, 2021 15:00

French and Nordic specialists discuss the impact of blockchain technology in their practice and in the arts field in general.

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Une après-midi e-sport en français!

Saturday, November 13, 2021 11:30-14:30

Rémy Chanson, champion et spécialiste de e-sport, animera le samedi 13 novembre 2021 un mini-tournoi de e-sport à l’Institut français de Finlande, de 11h30 à 14h30 !

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LOST WOR(L)DS

Saturday, November 6, 2021 15:30

The Francophone Theatre of Helsinki is back!

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IFcinema : Zombi Child

Saturday, October 30, 2021 14:15

Une après-midi cinéma spéciale Halloween!
Le mythe du zombie revu par Bertrand Bonello, réalisateur de Saint-Laurent.

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Dominique Brun & François Chaignaud : Un Bolero

November 4 - 6, 2021

Many of us know the theme of Maurice Ravel’s Bolero, perhaps even hum it, free from context. However, prior to becoming a work in its own right, the music had been composed for a ballet. It was Ida Rubinstein, a Russian dancer and Ballets Russe’s muse, who asked for the musical score from Ravel, and […]

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Nyctalope / The Polymorphe

Friday, October 8, 2021 19:00

This intallation/perfomance speaks of women’s strength and courage – who is it that own’s the city?

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ATELIER LUX – L’ETOILE AT REFLEKTOR FESTIVAL

September 30 - October 3, 2021

With this contemplative sculpture named l’Étoile (The Star), Simon Chevalier and Lucile Cassassolles sets out to bring to Finland that bright spot which have inspired science-fiction, religion, clairvoyance and astronomy for decades.

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Le principe de Laïcité en France

Thursday, October 14, 2021 17:00

Le directeur de l’Institut, Stéphane Schorderet, parlera sur la notion de laïcité et expliquera en quoi consiste réellement ce principe qui fait partie de l’identité de la France. L’événement est organisé en collaboration avec le cercle franco-finlandais d’Helsinki.

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STADTSCHREIBER-RESIDENZ HELSINKI

Das Goethe-Institut Finnland und das Institut Français de Finlande sowie die Literaturorganisation Nuoren Voiman Liitto möchten im Rahmen eines Residenzaufenthalts in Helsinki eine*n bilinguale*n Autor*in einladen. Der/ die Autor*in kann in den Genres Prosa, Poesie, Drama, Essays oder experimentellere/ hybride Literatur schreiben. Seine/ihre Werke auf sollten auf Deutsch und Französisch veröffentlicht sein. Ziel der Residenz […]

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Aistit – Coming to our senses

August 20 - September 5, 2021

our Finnish cultural institutes, together with the Helsinki Festival, will bring the contemporary visual and performance art project A I S T I T / coming to our senses to Kunsthalle Helsinki.
The exhibition shows work by French or France based artists Etel Adnan, Simone Fattal, Kapwani Kiwanga et Laure Prouvost.

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David Chevallier Trio Finland Tour

August 10 - 20, 2021

Following a successful five concerts tour in Estonia in February 2021 with the singer Anett Tamm, the French trio comes back to the Nordic Baltic area in August 2021 with the support of the French institute in Finland.

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French institute x Espoo Ciné!

Thursday, August 12, 2021 18:00-20:00

The French institute joins the “Ciné Visiting” movie series organised by the Espoo Ciné festival! Booking opens on 4th August. Limited seating.

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Première mondiale d’Innocence de Kaija Saariaho

Première mondiale d’Innocence de Kaija Saariaho composé sur un livret de la romancière finlandaise Sofi Oksanen qui signe, pour son premier livret d’opéra, une véritable tragédie contemporaine traversée par les ombres du passé et l’impératif de résilience.

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French photography at Helsinki Photo Festival

July 7 - September 30, 2021

With the support of the French institute in Finland, three French photographers series will be shown during Helsinki Phioto Festival: Charlotte Lakits, Charlotte Mano, Arnaud Montagard.

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Boris Charmatz: 10000 gestures

August 27 - 29, 2021

27.-29.8.2021 – Cable Factory
Boris Charmatz’ performance is considered one of the most significant pieces of contemporary dance and stage art.