Film – La Vie de Château by Jean-Paul Rappeneau

Fri 12 July 2013 – 6pm @ AF Manchester £2 (members) / £3 Film in French and with English subtitles, wine and nibbles after the film.  France, 1966, 92min, Comedy During WWII, to spice up life in a castle situated by th D-Day beaches you need no less than a German captain deeply in love … Read more

Film, Cornerhouse

21-27 November, Cornerhouse more info and screening times A Castle in Italy / Un château en Italie Valeria Bruni Tedeschi In English, French, Italian 104 mins Valeria Bruni Tedeschi writes, directs and stars in this engaging story of a family that is falling apart at the seams and a woman trying to keep it all … Read more

Screenwriter conversation

In Conversation with Screenwriter Agnès de Sacy Tuesday 25 Nov 2014 – 6.15pm-7.30pm @ Cornerhouse FREE, booking required Prominent French screenwriter and director Agnès de Sacy joins Manchester Metropolitan University’s Isabelle Vanderschelden for an informal discussion on screenwriting in France and the unique nature of her work. In particular de Sacy will discuss her collaboration … Read more

Scent of Wine – Talk and wine tasting April 2013

Wed 17 April 2013, 6.15pm (6.30pm start), @ Instituto Cervantes, 360 Deansgate, M3 4FN               £10 / £8 for members, concessions and early bookings (before 27 March) Società Dante Alighieri, Instituto Cervantes and AF Manchester have the pleasure to collaborate to invite you to ‘Scent of Wine’, an evening to explore … Read more


EVENTS IN JANUARY 2016   8 January, Film; 11 January, Book Club; 22 January, Film; 22 January, Meetup Group; 23 January, Alliance Française Open Day; 28 January, Film Study Day;   EVENTS IN NOVEMBER-DECEMBER 2015 All events are public unless in red (for University of Manchester students) 2 November, football; 4 November, French language meetup group; 8 November, Franco-Cuban … Read more