Category: Culture

JESSICA HOLMES and BOUCAR DIOUF will Blow Your Mind Over La Francophonie !

The Canadian Foundation for Cross-Cultural Dialogue is proud to announce that it has enlisted two “lovers of French”, Jessica Holmes and Boucar Diouf, as the official spokespersons for the Rendez-vous de la Francophonie (RVF), which will run from March 9 to 25, 2012. Every year, the RVF celebrates French by highlighting on its Web site

French Web Series in the Spotlight

If you think that soap operas, series or documentaries are just for TV, think again! With the appearance of web series, audiovisual productions are leaving the small screen for even smaller screens. The emergence of new media favors the creation of non-traditional means of communication and showcases the talent of Canadian creators. TV5 Québec Canada

Building Bridges Across the Atlantic Through French Song

No one could have said it better than Yves Duteil in his song “La langue de chez nous”… “It’s a beautiful language, who’s words are superb and who’s history is shared through its accents…”  His words, hummed for the first time more than 25 years ago still resound today in the heads and in the

A Blog Rich of its Future!

Welcome to Les Rendez-vous de la Francophonie’s (RVF) new blog! This virtual space will rapidly become a crossroad for Francophones and Francophiles from coast to coast and around the world. It will also serve as a reference for Canada’s diverse cultural communities interested in the French-speaking culture. With ideas, columns, emotions, news and much more,