We are proud to partner with fellow non-profit organizations and local companies. The Alliance Française de Denver continues to build partnerships with other SCFD members in an effort to diversify our programs and offerings. Here are a few of our recurring programs and partnerships.
The Alliance Française de Denver is thrilled to partner with the Denver Film Society year after year for a
monthly celebration of French cinema! On select Wednesdays every month the Denver Film Society will host a screening of a French (or
Francophone) film at the SIE FilmCenter. Each screening will be followed by a Q&A discussion. Before the film, ticket holders enjoy a
free glass of wine in the Henderson-Whitney Lounge, from 6:00-7:00pm. Come meet others AFD & DFS members interested in French and
Coming soon to J'adore Ciné Club denverfilm.org
The Story: Therese, Franco-Lebanese, lives in Sandwich, Illinois. She decides one night to slam the door without returning back. Now that she is 37 years old, she questions her choices: leaving her home country and following her husband to the United States. Her exile, her husband’s career and the establishing of her own family kept her busy for ten years. Today, her nostalgia pushes the woman to question all those choices, for better or for worse.[...]
Livre pour aout : Bernard Werber : Nos amis les humains.[...]
Join us for a community gathering in celebration of Bastille Day 2021![...]
Between America and Paris, with novelist Diane Johnson, best-selling author of Le Divorce and of the new book Lorna Mott Comes Home, in conversation with Pamela Druckerman.[...]
Have you read Marcel Proust? Do you just pretend to have read him? Are you afraid to even crack open In Search of Lost Time? No
need to panic. Barnard’s Caroline Weber, a Proust expert, introduces us to the man, his milieu, his era and his writing.
Best-selling novelist Gilles Legardinier will discuss The Paris Labyrinth, which Publisher’s Weekly describes as a “pulse-pounding thriller set in 1889 Paris” and an “atmospheric page-turner, a nice blend of Alexandre Dumas père and Dan Brown.” [...]
Our most popular event is back!
Join us on June 3, 2021, from 5 to 7 pm for "Le 5 à 7".
Parlez Français at our monthly French conversation happy hour![...]
To celebrate the bicentenary of the emperor’s death, the Alliance Française USA network the French cultural services are presenting on June 02 at 7 PM a conference by Thomas Crocker, about the publication of his latest book : Empire's Eagles: The Fate of the Napoleonic Elite in America (Prometheus Books 2021). [...]
Le Corbusier is revered as one of the most influential architects of the 20th century. We will look at some of his buildings and see why he is so important, and also why some of his ideas are still controversial today.[...]
Join us for a virtual dictée - level A2+
Please sign up in advance so we can invite you through TEAMS (our online platform). We will correct the dictée all together at the end.
Suggested donation: $10 [...]
"Alliance Française de Denver created a wonderful virtual environment where I spent my Summer vacation; visiting the winemaking area of Bouzy; celebrating Bastille Day; learning how to cook with flowers; touring historic châteaux and beautiful villages; all in the safety and comfort of my home. A real treat for any Francophone person; especially having a daily place for French chat to try out and maintain colloquial skills."
“Anne is fantastic! The material is fast paced for this ‘old dog’ to learn new tricks, but we couldn’t go slower. It’s been very helpful to prepare me for my trip to France.”
“A great place to learn and practice French while getting acquainted with French culture and interesting people. I definitely recommend AFD and their events. Je parle français! Et vous?”