LA FRENCH TOUCH FESTIVAL
Apr06

LA FRENCH TOUCH FESTIVAL

Following the great success of last year’sFrenchMay (dance and circus performances at the National Theatre), the Institut Français de Birmanie is glad to present La French Touch Festival. During the months of May and June, discover a series of events bringing in Myanmar the best of French cultures. A mix of performing arts (dance and circus), media and new technologies (Virtual Reality), movies and music enhancing Yangon and Mandalay as growing cultural cities. FIND US www.institutfrancais-birmanie.com www.facebook.com/institutfrancaisbirmanie Download the program THE PROGRAM CINEMA | OPENING SCREENING | INTOUCHABLES WEDNESDAY MAY3rd|  6.30 pm | GAMONEPWINT MALL In collaboration with Mingalar Cinemas, IFB is glad to launch a monthly programming of the best of French movies in one of Yangon’s Cinema, for the first time in Myanmar. One film per month, screened every Wednesday at 6.30 pm in the Mingalar Cinema of Gamone Pwint Mall. In May the international hit INTOUCHABLES will open the screening series. The film is featuring François Cluzet and Omar Sy, in a unique friendship story between a paraplegic and his caretaker. Every Wednesday | 6.30 pm | Mingalar Cinema @Gamone Pwint Mall Price : 1500Ks/4000Ks VIRTUAL REALITY ART FESTIVAL FRIDAY MAY 12 to SUNDAY MAY 14| INSTITUT FRANCAIS DE BIRMANIE VR FILMS  |  48H HACKATHON  |  INTERNATIONAL GUESTS WORKSHOP | KIDS DAY   | VR EXPERIENCES  | SCREENINGS The Institut Français and Digital District are proud to impulse the first VR festival in Yangon VR ART FEST is a confluence of creative streams . A festival without competition where young minds round up to watch, learn, experiment and create. Among the highlight of the festival is the 48H Hackathon, where young talents from all disciplines assemble to give birth to a VR film/experience in 48 Hours. Their creations will be presented to the public along with other programs such as Kids Day on Friday 12th, VR Talks, Screenings etc. A premiere in the IFB garden where families and all kind of public can enjoy a sensorial experience. FREE ENTRANCE TO PARTICIPATE TO THE HACKATON: Fill the following Hackathon registration : https://goo.gl/forms/ge4crwzhJ4wJQQLR2 Deadline: 15th April Contact: : ddart@digital-district.fr Join the Facebook groupe : YANGON – YOUNG TALENTS MORE INFOS FACEBOOK EVENT ABOUT DIGITAL DISTRICT www.digital-district.fr/en www.facebook.com/DigitalDistrictArt HIP HOP DANCE | IN THE MIDDLE by Swaggers Company TUESDAY MAY 23rd  | 8pm | National Theatre of Yangon  THURSDAY MAY 25th | 7pm | National Theatre of Mandalay Swaggers Crew presents a cross-border choreography from classical music to Hip Hop with imaginative light show. This dance piece demonstrates that in a universe of Hip-hop, women can ‘own’ the place. Duration : 60 minutes | Suitable for all ages In collaboration with the Centre Français de Mandalay ENTRY: National Theatre Yangon 10.000 Ks Adults |...

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French Courses 2017
Dec07

French Courses 2017

Session Term 3 : 8 Juillet/July>>> 17 Sept./Sept Inscriptions/Enrollment : 13 June >>>01 July Early bird/Education Fair : 9 – 16 June>>> GET 10% discount on weekday courses! At the end of this level you’ll be able for example to: Introduce yourself and your friends or colleagues Ask and answer basic questions about your home, family, surroundings, etc. Recognize and use familiar words and simple phrases for concrete purpose   BEGINNER / Elementary, Pre intermediate 4 options : For weekday courses : 2) Monday & Friday 5.30 – 8pm (5h/week) 3) Thursday  & Friday 5.30 – 8pm (5h/week) Fees = 145USD + 15USD (Registration) = 160USD for 55 hours For Weekend courses 4) Saturday   & Sunday 9:30- 12:00 noon ( 5 h/week) 4) Saturday & Sunday 3- 5:30 pm ( 5 h/week) Fees = 165USD + 15USD (Registration) = 180USD for for 55 hours   Ré inscriptions /Reinrollment: 01>>>03 July Jours fériés/holidays: 19-07 Martyr’s Day Fees starting by 122USD for 55 hours DISCOUNT Get 10% Discount for any registration from 9 to 16th June 2017. Contact us : 01 536 900 / courses.ifb@gmail.com ENROLLMENT In person at our office 2 ID photos, a copy of NRC or a copy of Passport Full payment in USD and in cash only OFFICE HOURS Tuesday to Saturday: 9am-12:30pm | 2 pm – 5 pm Closed on Sunday and Monday ALL OTHER LEVEL For all other level (Post beginner/ Pre intermediate, etc), ASSESSMENT TEST IS COMPULSORY, please contact us : courses.ifb@gmail.com YOU’RE NOT SURE ABOUT YOUR LEVEL? Call us or send us an email at courses.ifb@gmail.com and get an appointment for a placement test with our team. We do placement tests on Wednesday &...

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Myanmar language courses
May25

Myanmar language courses

IFB MYANMAR LANGUAGE CENTER offers basic to Intermediate levels courses (reading, writing and speaking skills) with experienced teachers and excellent resources inspired by the John Okell approach. You wish to learn Myanmar language rather quickly and you are available 2 evenings or during the weekend. IFB offers 3h per week course sessions in mini-group (2 to 6 people) or group class (more than 7 people) so you can complete a level 10 weeks only.      JULY BEGINNER INTENSIVE MORNING Monday to Friday / 10:00-12:00 10th July to 31st July 345 USD (in dollars only)  AUGUST BEGINNER INTENSIVE MORNING   Monday to Friday / 10:00 – 12:00 7th August to 25th August 345 USD (in dollars only) BEGINNER SEMI INTENSIVE  Monday & Wednesday / 18:30 – 20:30 14th August au 16th September 345 USD (in dollars only) —        >> OTHERS LEVELS For all other levels and private tuition, please contact our office   Enrollment and Registration Ongoing 2 ID photos, and ID document with photo and settle your payment no later than on the last day of the registration -please kindly note that we accept only USD-. Contact us for your free placement test if you are not a beginner         >> OFFICE HOURS Tuesday to Saturday: 9am – 12:30pm | 2pm – 5 pm Closed on Sunday and Monday         >> ENROLLMENT & REGISTRATION  2 ID photos, and ID document with photo and settle your payment no later than on the last day of the registration (please kindly note that we accept only USD. OFFICE HOURS Tuesday to Saturday: 9am-12:30pm | 2 pm – 5 pm Closed on Sunday and Monday TESTIMONIAL > “ Je prends des cours particuliers, à raison de 2 cours par semaine, avec Thwe depuis juillet 2015. Patiente et flexible, elle s’adapte à mon rythme d’apprentissage ainsi qu’à mes contraintes professionnelles. Sa pédagogie est claire, variée, et à l’écoute de mes requêtes. Et le tout avec une bonne humeur permanente et un grand sourire J »“ Olivier Maubon, level Post.beg 2, private class >” I have taken classes with Sayama Khine for almost a year and can attest that she has exceptional teaching techniques and a genuine enthusiasm for learning. I also value her insights into Myanmar life and culture that are woven through the classes to be inspiring, and motivational. Ma Khine is patient and thorough, which has meant that I get very good value, in addition to quality, from each class. “ Indi Oliver, level Post beg2, private class > The syllabus at the French Institute offers a great course and an excellent introduction to the Burmese language, but what makes the real difference for me, is my teacher. Sayama Khine...

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