Institut français du Cambodge
Media Library | Board Games for Kids
Another monthly rendez-vous for kids over 6 years at the Kids’ Corner of the Media Library! Join us one afternoon per month to play in French and in Khmer. With two, three or more, alone or with a team, you will play fascinating board games. You can also bring... Read more
Concert | Cambodian Women of Song
The French Institute of Cambodia and The Cambodian Space Project are teaming up to offer a music festival on the theme “Cambodian Women of Song”, which will pay tribute to the best female voices in Cambodia. To Kak Channthy, of course, but also to all the women artists of... Read more
Exhibition | Ou Vanndy
Photo : ©Joty Mousar Sculptor, Ou Vanndy’s inspiration comes from traditional or contemporary mythologies – as evidenced by the massive bull sculpture, made entirely of recycled materials and shown in the exhibition “Artistic Wanderings”, now installed in front of the French Institute of... Read more
Exhibition | Ouk Socheathy
Photo : ©Ouk Socheathy Ouk Socheathy studied the art of ceramics at the Secondary School of Fine Arts and at the Royal University of Fine Arts in Phnom Penh, where he specialized in the decorative arts. Most of his works is strongly... Read more
Cinema | Angel Face
One day, Marlene suddenly chooses to abandon her daughter for a man she has just met during yet another night of excess. Elli must confront her mother’s demons to get her back.  Watch the trailer !   Angel Face by Vanessa Filho (2017) Friday 7 June at 7pm / Saturday... 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 | Kirikou and the Sorceress
In a troubled African village, an unusual baby is born. Little Kirikou decides to accompany the last warrior in his attempt to free the village from the sorceress Karaba. Watch the trailer!   Kirikou and the Sorceress by Michel Ocelot (1998) Saturday June 1st at 10am / Saturday June 8th... Read more
Conference | The True Story About Flu
Photo : ©Institut Pasteur du Cambodge/ Dominique Tardy Flu is a common respiratory infectious disease caused by the influenza virus. The symptoms of influenza have been observed in humans for thousands of years, and yet the virus continues to spread… This conference will address the history,... 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
Cinema | Paul Sanchez Is Back!
The reappearance of notorious criminal Paul Sanchez becomes an obsession for a young police officer who will do anything to catch him. Watch the trailer!   Paul Sanchez Is Back! by Patricia Mazuy (2017) Friday 24th May at 7pm / Saturday June 1st at 2:30pm $2 full fare / $1... Read more
Conference | Is Adolescence Universal?
Photo : ©All rights reserved We go from childhood to adulthood by a period more or less long, more or less specific, which in the West we call “adolescence”. What is this adolescence, its characteristics, its requirements? Is it universal, and if not, what forms does this passage take... Read more
Dance | “My Mothers And I”
Photo : ©Isaac Oboka-Kethya How is the legacy of Cambodian classical dance restyled in the contemporary practice of dance? This dance explores relationships between three women (choreographer Chey Chankethya, her mother and her dance teacher) to create a dialogue about the tension between the individual’s need for freedom and... Read more
Cinema | Catch the Wind
A middle-aged factory worker’s life is upended when she follows her employer to Morocco. Watch the trailer !   Catch the Wind by Gaël Morel (2017) Friday 17th May at 7pm / Saturday 25th May at 2:30pm $2 full fare / $1 Media Library members / Free for IFC students... Read more
Cinema | Minuscule 2 – Mandibles From Far Away
When the first snow falls in the valley, it is urgent to prepare its reserves for the winter. Watch the trailer !   Minuscule 2 – Mandibles From Far Away by Thomas Szabo, Hélène Giraud (2018) Saturday 4th, 11th , 18th and 25 May at 10am $2 full fare... Read more