FRENCH CONNEXION is a week-long program, organized by the Institut français du Nigéria, the Embassy of France in Nigeria and Alliance Française de Lagos – Mike Adenuga Centre, for Digital November / Novembre Numérique. It will feature animated movies screenings, a monumental video-mapping, an immersive show, e-library activities, DJ sets, panel talk & workshops for…Continue Reading >
Institut Français du Nigéria’s main goal is to provide access to French language, and to French and French-speaking cultures. All year long, various cultural programs and festivals in collaboration with Nigerian, French-speaking and French partners encourage this cross-cultural dialogue. Cinema, music, literature and visual arts events are an important part of Institut Français’ work in providing access to French culture. Some of our regular events are: a French movie every Wednesday at 7pm, in French with English subtitles, Free entry A yearly exhibition for the International Women’s Day on March 8 in partnership with the Female Artists Association of Nigeria The Quinzaine de la Francophonie in March The European Film Festival in May The World Music Day on June 21 French Animated Movies Festival in October Documentary Film Festival in November The Institute is part of a well established network of cultural centers in Nigeria, the Alliances françaises, and organizes events throughout the country with them (e.g. “Life in my City Art Festival” in Enugu, French Poetry Competition in Ibadan…). Don’t miss any event!Stay up-to-date with all our events by subscribing to our newsletter (see on the left of the page), and don’t forget to follow us on all social networks.
The Institut français du Nigéria is back with its Ciné-club ! Join us every 1st Tuesday of the month, at 7 PM. Wùlu Directed by Daouda Coulibaly (2016) 95 min | Drama | Senegalese-French Ladji is 20 years old. He works really hard as a driver apprentice in Bamako. When he is denied a promotion,…Continue Reading >
Join us for the 5th edition of the Abuja Animated Film Festival! Organized by the Institut français du Nigéria and the Embassy of Japan in Nigeria since 2015, this program aims to offer the best of French and Japanese animated movies and to promote the animation sector in Nigeria by presenting new original films. 1:30…Continue Reading >