Blog - Culture
The Louvre : the largest museum in the worldTV5MONDE , Tue. 4 Dec
From the dungeon of Philippe Auguste from around 1100 to the pyramid of Leoh Ming Pei in 1988, the Louvre has transformed, grown and inspired. TV5MONDE invites you to come relive the history of this iconic building. A focus on an architectural and artistic adventure that is eight centuries old.
Secrets d'histoire - Famous women in historyTV5MONDE , Mon. 22 Oct
Joséphine de Beauharnais, Nefertiti, Mary Queen of Scots, Lucretia Borgia… Revered or reviled, from poor or rich backgrounds, they were icons of their era and their destinies were to be very far from ordinary.
Tribute to Charles AznavourTV5MONDE , Wed. 3 Oct
Charles Aznavour, supreme icon of French song with a career spanning 70 years, died Monday 2nd October at the age of 94.
Watch the final of the Joutes Oratoires Lycéennes LIVE here 20th March at 3:30pm GMTTV5MONDE , Mon. 19 Mar
Every year on 20th March, countries around the world celebrate Francophonie through cultural events honouring the French language.This year the Institut français and Francophonie UK present the national final of the Joutes Oratoires Lycéennes and you can watch the event LIVE from 3:30pm GMT on 20th March right here - live streaming direct from the Institut français du Royaume-Uni.
La semaine de la francophonie on TV5MONDETV5MONDE , Wed. 7 Mar
TV5MONDE celebrates the richness and diversity of the French language through special programming in March.
TV5MONDE joins forces with the "Mon idée pour le français" platformTV5MONDE , Thu. 1 Feb
This worldwide public consultation platform has been launched by the Institut Français, as mandated by the French President Emmanuel Macron, and aims to gather ideas from around the world to promote the use of French and multilingualism.
P(a)ris sur le vif : Paris through the ages in videoTV5MONDE , Mon. 15 Jan
TV5MONDE and the Forum des Images take you on a timeless tour of Paris through imagery
Festival of le mois du doc 2017TV5MONDE , Mon. 30 Oct
Organised by the association Images en bibliothèques, Le Mois du doc festival brings together almost 2000 cultural, social and educational locations in France and around the world ...
"Paris, l'envers du décor" awarded at the SWISS WEB FESTIVALTV5MONDE , Fri. 20 Oct
TV5MONDE was a partner of the Swiss Web Festival which took place this week in Lausanne. TV5MONDE received the Audience Award in the "Culture - Entertainment" category for the programme "Paris, l'envers du décor : une promenade en réalité virtuelle"
Greece - a unique travelling experience for disabled travellersTV5MONDE , Thu. 29 Jun
An interview with Isabelle Bouchy, Director of the Mediterranean Center of the Environment, a non-profit organization promoting the development of human activities respecting the environment and culture of the territories of the Mediterranean and the Balkans.
Agnès Varda, widow of Jacques Demy, is considered as one of the greatest french filmmakers of all time. In february, Jerusalem Cinematheque pays her tribute with special screenings of her iconic artwork (more info here).
In April, TV5MONDE will offer a special retrospective of 3 movies by Agnès Varda - watch this space!