Calendar of Events | Alliance Française Dubai | Sept 2014

'Rendez-vous Cinema' at Alliance Francaise Dubai - French movie with English subtitles - 'L'enfant d'en haut'
Franco-Swiss drama (2012) from Ursula Meier with Lea Seydoux and Kacey Mottet Klein
Simon,12, lives with his sister Louise in an industrial valley in Switzerland. They both live on the ski-equipment trafficking set-up by Simon in the near-by ski resort. Louise, unemployed, depends more and more on Simon.

Date & time: Monday September 8 at 8pm
Where: Alliance Francaise Dubai, Oud Metha, street 18, close to American Hospital
Free Entry | with English subtitles

Painting exhibition - 'Photos lost in paintings' by CATY Cordahi
French artist living in Dubai, CATY Cordahi exhibits her new works at Alliance Francaise Dubai. A mix of photos and paintings that renders the pictorial abstraction of the photographs while giving a figurative aspect to the whole composition.

Opening Tuesday September 9 at 8pm - until Sept 30
Where: Alliance Francaise Dubai, Oud Metha, street 18, close to American Hospital
Free Entry | RSVP to to attend the opening

Gathering - 'Soirée des associations françaises' 
Arts & Culture, business, education - all Francophone groups and associations are gathering on Sept 17 to reach out to the UAE communities.

Date & Time: Wednesday September 17 - 7 to 9pm
Where: Hilton Dubai Jumeirah Resort
Free Entry

The European Day of Languages 
Co-organised by Alliance Francaise Dubai, Goethe Institut, British council and the Czech Embassy.
An event for teachers, parents and children to celebrate the European Day of Languages, drawing competition, quizz, songs and food.
This year theme: early language learning (6-10 yrs)

Date & Time: Saturday September 27 from 10am to 4pm
Where: The German International School Dubai - Al Quoz
Free Entry 

Playful musical show - 'Rêvons de mots avec Raymond Devos'  - This event is in French language
Pascal and Karim take the audience on a journey in the surrealist world of Raymond Devos. Wiity words will play with musical notes in a classic-jazzy mood for this amusing and bright show.

Date & Time: Thursday September 25 at 8pm
Where: Alliance Francaise Dubai, Oud Metha, street 18, close to American Hospital
Tickets: AED 100/120 available at Alliance Française Oud Metha and Mall of the Emirates &

About Alliance Française Dubai

Alliance Française Dubai is a non-profit organization that keep aiming “To be the French Institute and the French Cultural hub of choice in Dubai for learning the French language, and for the promotion of French & Francophone cultures in a thriving environment.”

Alliance Française Dubai is extremely active on the cultural scene of the UAE. They promote visual and performing arts not only for French and Francophone artists but especially for other artists of various nationalities. 

Tel: 04 335 87 12 

Opening hours from Saturday to Thursday from 8:30am to 6pm

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+971 50 553 8757