Institut français du Cambodge
Conference | Languages and identity
In Cambodia, where Khmer is the national language, other minority languages coexist. Much more than a communication tool, these languages that we inherit, learn or lose are instruments of construction, creativity and sometimes isolation. The speakers, composed of linguist, translator, author and activist, will unveil the... Read more
Culture | “Light the Lights” – Phare in Phnom Penh
The French Institute of Cambodia partners with Phare Ponleu Selpak to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the association!  From April 4 to April 6, in all the spaces of the Institute, Phare Ponleu Selpak will show all the creativity of its artists – musicians, graphic artists, circus artists, visual artists and... Read more
Job Offer : Cook (Bar & Restaurant)
Job information Cook – Le BISTROT, Institut français du Cambodge Statut : Local fixed term contract of 12 months Service: 39h/week Diplôme: 2 years of previous experience on a similar job Presentation Associated with the French Embassy in Cambodia, the French Institute of Cambodia (IFC) plays a key role in the... Read more
Cinema | Funan
1975. The survival and fight of Chou, a young Cambodian mother, during the Khmer Rouge revolution, to find her 4-year-old son, snatched from his family by the regime. Watch the trailer!   Funan by Denis Do (2018) Friday 22 & 29 March at 7pm... Read more
Francophonie | French quiz
Test your knowledge of the French speaking world and the many countries where French is the official language! Play as a team of 5 (max) with your friends to win prizes in 5 rounds of questions entirely in French. Cambodians, French and alumni,... Read more
Conference | Migrations and identity
Throughout history, Cambodia has known several waves of migration, often forced, before becoming today and land of chosen immigration. During those journeys, individuals leave a part of themselves behind, and when it is possible, build themselves anew. Delve into those individual journeys with geographers, sociologists, journalists... Read more
Cinema | Mr Lazhar
In Montreal, Algerian immigrant Bachir Lazhar is hired at short notice to replace a primary school teacher who has suddenly disappeared. He gradually learns to know and to adapt himself to his students despite the cultural gap that manifests himself in the first lesson. As the class begins a... Read more
Concert | French Dancehall
Fancy some accordion music along with some bass guitar and great vocals? The Java Angkor trio will take you through the streets of Paris for a revival of the golden era of the French open-air cafés along the Marne river! A definitive Parisian... Read more
Conference | Serge July and the evolution of the media
What does the change in the consumption of information by the public as well as the calling into question of the economic model of the media mean for journalism and journalists today? More than ever in competition with other ways of communicating and... Read more
Conference | Eliminating Malaria in Cambodia
Malaria is responsible for the death of half a million people every year, all around the world. Almost non-existent in Cambodia, the disease has, nonetheless, two particularities: the parasite resists to most treatments, and infected mosquitoes can mostly be found in the forests of the Kingdom. It is vital to... Read more
Media Library | Toddler Story Time
A new bi-monthly rendez-vous for children from 3 to 5 will take place at the Kids’ Corner of the Media Library or in the garden of the Institute! Stories to listen to in French and in Khmer, traditional nursery rhymes to discover and sing together: it will be a... Read more
Media Library | Story Time with Ocarina
Once a month, Natacha Pollon, childcare worker at “Jardin d’éveil”, will set up home at the French Institute for a journey dedicated to your children! Travel through lands in which laughter and imagination reign, and embark on breathtaking adventures! Through the sound of her voice, but also through different... Read more
Cinema | Festival Premiers Plans 2019
The French Institute is the Premiers Plans d’Angers Film Festival international partner, a festival which reveals year after year the new French and European talents. For the second year in a row, the French Institute of Cambodia presents a selection of 4 full-length feature films from previous editions of the festival,... Read more
Exhibition | Em Riem 2019
Trained in contemporary design in France, teaching in two prestigious art schools in Phnom Penh, Em Riem is a proeminent figure of the current Khmer artistic creative renewal. His polymorphous work is often uncategorisable, evolving between visual arts, installations, sculptures or performances. It questions, by the use of local... Read more