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The Alliance Française offers an exciting cultural program, bringing the cultures of the French-speaking world to Durban and KwaZulu-Natal. We also proudly support Southern African artists and encourage a true and fruitful dialogue between artists and cultures.

 

January 2018

19 Jan - 19 Feb 2018 - My French Film Festival in Durban

Don't miss the 8th edition of the cosiest film festival in the world from 19Jan to 19Feb 2018. Enjoy a selection of 30 features & short films accessible online via. 100% free in Africa!!

During the festival Alliance française de Durban will screen 5 movies inside the restaurant.

French version with English subtitles

Food & refreshments available at Cash Bar (Fusion French Cafe)

 

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February 2018

03 Feb 2018 - Lunch Vibes with "Mbijana Sibisi"

 Saturday 03 february 2018 / 12:00-14:00

LUNCH VIBES at Alliance Française de Durban:

Lunch Vibes is a unique experience ! On the first Saturday of each month, we bring you an incredibly diverse line up of artists with music from every imaginable genre, for free.

Everyone’s welcome at Lunch Vibes and it’s the perfect occasion to introduce children to live music. It’s family friendly, with a garden and a drawing area for everyone – regardless of age – to express themselves.

Enjoy your meal at Fusion French Cafe | Cash Bar I Safe parking

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09 Feb - 06 Mar 2018 - «Wide Eyed and Wasted» Exhibition by Nivesh Rawatlal

«Wide Eyed and Wasted»

Exhibiton opening / live music on 09 February 17:30 for 18:00
Rolling Stoned Design illustration and print by Nivesh Rawatlal
Exhibition runing until 6 March
Alliance Française de Durban

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Past Events

Date Event
20 Jan 2018 Open day at Alliance Française de Durban
25 Nov 2017 Salute Afrikan Goddess
17 Nov 2017 Fête du Beaujolais Nouveau 2017
10 Nov 2017 Concert :Kinsmen
07 Nov 2017 CINÉ CLUB : Case départ
04 Nov 2017 Lunch Vibes with "Heels over Head"
02 Nov 2017 Hope Concert
25 Oct 2017 Nibs Van der Spuy & Amber Rubarth - Live at Alliance
16 - 21 Oct 2017 Poetry Africa 21st Edition
10 Oct 2017 CINE CLUB: Brooklyn
10 - 14 Oct 2017 So chef! Durban 2017
28 Sep 2017 Neil Gonsalves & Demi Fernandez - Live at the Alliance
18 Apr 2017 LEARN FRENCH IN REUNION ISLAND
03 Dec 2016 Jazz it up a little with Vanessa Moodley
17 Nov 2016 Fête Beaujolais Nouveau - Annual Fundraiser
10 Nov 2016 DEMAIN Documentary Screening and Open Discussion
08 Nov 2016 Cine Club: The Artist
02 Nov 2016 Cine Club: Je fais le mort / Playing Dead
28 Oct 2016 French Friday: Travel to the Indian Ocean
18 Oct - 06 Nov 2016 Mongezi Ncaphayi Solo Exhibition: Spirit's Response
17 - 22 Oct 2016 So Chef! 2016
07 Oct 2016 "The Little Prince" screening at Durban Botanic Gardens
04 Oct 2016 Cine Club "Me, Myself and Mum!"
01 Oct 2016 Open Day at Alliance Francaise de Durban
15 Sep 2016 Cirquons Flex - La Pli I Donn
12 Sep 2016 Cine Club "Persepolis"
10 Sep 2016 Sunshine Babies
26 Aug 2016 French Friday - Gastronomy
26 - 27 Aug 2016 Soul City
16 - 25 Aug 2016 Cine Club : Good cop, bad cop
13 Aug 2016 Jim & Friends
12 Aug 2016 Timbuktu Screening at Durban Botanic Gardens
22 Jul 2016 French Friday - World of Sport
16 Jul 2016 Charity night of poetry, music and comedy
15 Jul 2016 Quark
11 Jul - 05 Aug 2016 Cartoons for freedom
09 Jul 2016 Jazz Lunch with Burton Naidoo & a special guest
09 Jul 2016 Open Day at Alliance Francaise de Durban
05 - 13 Jul 2016 Cine Club | French Comedy
21 Jun 2016 World Regufee Day - La Pirogue
19 Jun 2016 Zanmari Bare
15 Jun 2016 Live Electronic DJs Night: Jess & Crabbe with Veranda Panda
11 Jun 2016 Chippi & the Gang
09 Jun 2016 100 years of Memory | 1914-1918 South Africa and WWI
04 Jun 2016 Jazz Lunch - Ildo Nandja & Neil Gonsalves
29 May 2016 Vaudou Game
20 May 2016 HUMAN Screening at Durban Botanic Gardens
17 - 23 May 2016 Cine Club | The Destinies of Three French Women
14 May 2016 Il etait une fois le theatre...grec (Once upon a time... the Greek theatre)
13 May 2016 French Friday - Say it in French!
13 - 26 May 2016 I SEE YOU WITH MY HEART by Miora Rajaonary
08 May 2016 European Film Festival#3: 6 - 15 May 2016
07 May 2016 Gravite and D'Eux#2 by Fabrice Lambert
16 Apr 2016 Jazz Concert: ZETHE
09 Apr 2016 Open Day at Alliance Francaise de Durban
04 - 25 Apr 2016 Exhibition - Nos heros preferes
23 Mar 2016 XENOPHOBIA DOCUMENTARY SCREENING - OPEN DISCUSSION
21 Mar 2016 FRANCOFETE HUMAN RIGHTS DAY
19 Mar 2016 CHILDREN'S STORYTELLING MATINEE
14 Mar - 09 May 2016 Objectif Sport! Concours Photo International 2016
03 Mar 2016 NIBS'S 50TH CELEBRATION
18 Feb - 07 Mar 2016 "EXPLORATION" Exhibition by Delphine Colin
17 Feb 2016 My French Film Festival at DUT City Campus
10 Feb 2016 My FFF at Alliance Française - Sand Castles
09 Feb 2016 My FFF at Alliance Française - Heatwave
06 Feb 2016 Jazz vocalist Thulile Zama at Alliance
19 - 20 Nov 2015 Fete du Beaujolais Nouveau 2015
08 Nov 2015 Points de suspension by Cirquons Flex Company
01 - 02 Nov 2015 Under Madiba Skies
15 - 17 Oct 2015 So Chef! 2015
05 - 06 Sep 2015 Jazz Lunch with Burton Naidoo Trio
29 Jul - 09 Aug 2015 Jazz Lunch with Milton Chissano
18 Jul 2015 OPEN DAY and JAZZ LUNCH special BASTILLE DAY
20 Jun - 10 Jul 2015 WOMAN IN RESISTANCE / FEMMES EN RESISTANCE
11 Jun 2015 COP 21 : Tana Delta : a Wetland in the balance
09 - 16 Jun 2015 Poetry of Bodies
06 Jun 2015 Jazz Lunch with Portia and Rogan
09 May 2015 Jazz Lunch with MOE
21 Mar 2015 FRANCOFETE / HUMAN RIGHTS DAY
19 Mar 2015 GOOD FRANCE /GOUT DE FRANCE
18 Mar 2015 Coffee talk with TIME of the Writers FESTIVAL