L’Atelier des Lumières

L’Atelier des Lumières

Have you heard of L’atelier des lumières dans le 11ème  arrondissement de Paris ? It opened last April in the premises of an old foundry which had been left unoccupied for several years. In 2013, Bruno Monnier, Président de Culturespaces, discovered the site, he was...
Un weekend à Paris

Un weekend à Paris

Follow our French teacher Isabelle and her class in Paris: One of the many perks (un des avantages) of studying with Alliance Francaise is to go on a field trip (aller en classe de découverte) with your teacher as I did with my Wednesday group. We met in Paris, a city...
Cineclub

Cineclub

Dans la Brume (2018) French Subtitles The cine club is open to all students learning French with Alliance Française de Bristol but also to anyone with an interest in the French language. Contact: 07903 821655 Cost: Free Date: Sunday 14th October 2018 Meeting place:...
Exposition Picasso à Montpellier

Exposition Picasso à Montpellier

Until 23rd September 2018 you can discover Picasso’s exhibition (l’exposition Picasso) entitled Donner à voir. Picasso was a Spanish artist, but his links with France are very important. He spent most of his adult life in France, and founded the Cubist...
Visite à la Fondation Vuitton

Visite à la Fondation Vuitton

Have you ever been to La Fondation Louis Vuitton in le bois de Boulogne in Paris? If you haven’t, it’s a must (c’est incontournable)! Bernard Arnaud, president of the group LVMH Moët Hennessy-Louis Vuitton had a vision which he shared ( qu’il partageait) with the...
Savez vous ce qu’est un ou une pythonisse?

Savez vous ce qu’est un ou une pythonisse?

Students learning French with us in Bristol have been playing the dictionary game (le jeu du dictionnaire). It is a bluffing game: the game master decides on an unusual French word which will probably unknown to all the players. For example, Audrey, one of our...
Vive les vacances!

Vive les vacances!

Holidays… We look forward to them all year (il nous tarde qu’elles soient là toute l’année)! Here is some essential vocabulary for preparing for your holidays, in France or elsewhere. You will start by looking up the place you are going to (faire des...
Book Club in Bristol

Book Club in Bristol

Come and discuss “Au bonheur des ogres” by Daniel Pennac with our French teacher Martine in Bristol. Everyone with an interest in French literature is welcome: Thursday 8th November 2018 at 1pm or Thursday 8th November 2018 at 7pm Location: Lansdown Pub, Clifton...