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TV5MONDE celebrates Swiss National DayTV5MONDE , Tue. 1 Aug
Tuesday 1st August will be a Swiss National Holiday, celebrated every year since 1891. One of the first treaties signed between the three cantons of Uri, Schwyz and Unterwald in August 1291, which led to the creation of the Swiss Federation, was the main inspiration for the choice of the date of 1st August for the celebration of Swiss National Day.
TV5MONDE new sponsor of the Edinburgh International Film FestivalTV5MONDE , Thu. 8 Jun
TV5MONDE is proud to be a first time partner of the Edinburgh International Film Festival in 2017. The festival runs from the 21st June - 2nd July 2017 and is the world's longest continually-running film festival.
Cannes 2017: The award-winnersTV5MONDE , Wed. 31 May
The 70th edition of the Cannes Film Festival ended on Sunday 28th May with an amazing closing ceremony at which the various awards were given out, including the legendary Palme d'or.
The 62nd Eurovision song contestTV5MONDE , Wed. 10 May
In May, don't miss the 62nd edition of the Eurovision Song Contest which this year welcomes 42 participants who are invited to compete for the first prize of the best song of 2017.
Francophonie week events in IsraelTV5MONDE , Tue. 7 Mar
As part of the 2017 Francophonie events, cinematheques in Holon and Haifa (Israel) are holding a Francophonie Film Festival: TV5MONDE is a partner of the event.
22nd edition of French Language and Francophonie Week!TV5MONDE , Fri. 3 Mar
From 18th - 26th March 2017, the 22nd edition of the Week of French Language and Francophonie is held around the world, which brings together lovers of the French language every year, through workshops, meetings, conferences and shows.
As a historical partner of the event, TV5MONDE, the no.1 French-language cultural TV channel is going all out for the occasion and throughout March an exceptional programme offering can be enjoyed to celebrate the richness of La Francophonie
International Women’s day 8th MarchTV5MONDE , Mon. 27 Feb
On 8th March, many nations across the world will be celebrating International Women’s Day, originally called International Working Women’s Day. On this day, women all around the world are recognised and celebrated for their achievements.
A winning weekend for TV5MONDE at the Luchon TV Festival!TV5MONDE , Tue. 7 Feb
For the 7th consecutive year, TV5MONDE was in partnership with the Festival des création télévisuelles de Luchon (Luchon’s TV content creation festival). Five French dramas supported by the International French-speaking channel received awards.
Halloween around the worldTV5MONDE , Mon. 24 Oct
Ahhh Halloween, do you love the fun and sweets and autumn nights and costumes or do you loathe the commercialisation / Americanisation of the ancient pagan date of 31st Oct - 1st November when apparently the veil between the living and the dead is at its lowest…read on to find out how Halloween / All Hallows Eve / The day of the dead / All Saints Day is celebrated around the world...
The festival of AvignonTV5MONDE Asie Pacifique , Tue. 26 Jul
The Theatre Festival of Avignon is the largest in Europe & one of the major festivals of Provence!