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Did you miss one of our recent livestreamed talks or performances? Watch available event recordings below!

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Virtual Talk

Bordeaux: Laboratory of Architecture

Tuesday, April 20, 2021
6:30pm ET
In English • LIVE on Zoom

A UNESCO World Heritage site, Bordeaux, for centuries, has been a city where architecture and urban planning have manifested profound concepts on how citizens live together. Barry Bergdoll, art history and archaeology professor at Columbia University, and Fabrizio Gallanti, director of arc en rêve centre d’architecture in Bordeaux, explore the idea of “city” through this tour of Bordeaux’s past and present.

Virtual Talk

The Role of Fiction in Facing One’s Past

Conversation with Alice Zeniter and Omar El Akkad
Thursday, April 15, 2021
12:30pm ET
Online • In English

Meet Alice Zeniter and Omar El Akkad, two bestselling novelists who have used their work to explore ignored chapters in history, give voice to the disenfranchised, and challenge national myths.

Virtual Talk

Le Paris Noir: The Pioneers of the Left Bank

Conversation with Kévi Donat
Thursday, April 8, 2021
12:30pm ET
LIVE Online • In English

The Left Bank, Paris’s engine of artistic innovation and political debate, has also been central to the Black experience in the City of Light. Kévi Donat of Le Paris Noir leads a tour exploring Black History across two centuries within a few blocks of this influential neighborhood.

Virtual Screening & Talk


Nominated for a 2021 Oscar for Best Documentary Short
Thursday, April 1, 2021
7pm ET
LIVE Online

A special screening of the Academy Award–nominated documentary short “Colette” is followed by a conversation with director Anthony Giacchino, producer Alice Doyard, and the film’s subjects Colette Marin-Catherine and Lucie Fouble, moderated by Philippe Sands.

Wine Tour de France 2021
Virtual Wine Tasting

Better with Champagne:
An Effervescent Tasting with Ariel Arce

Thursday, March 25, 2021
6:30pm ET
Online • In English • 60 min

Wine Tour de France 2021 kicks off with a Champagne and cheese tasting and masterclass. Ariel Arce, named the “Champagne Empress of Greenwich Village” by The New York Times, traces the evolution of Champagne and its most popular iteration: the Traditional Blended Brut.

TILT Kids Weekend
Live Workshop

Drawing Workshop
with Illustrator Kris Di Giacomo

Sunday, March 21, 2021
11am ET
Online • In English • Ages 8 & up

Live from her studio in Paris, children’s book illustrator Kris Di Giacomo brings her colorful universe to TILT for the first time. Join the artist during a 30-minute workshop to learn to speak to French pigeons and discover their secrets!

TILT Kids Weekend
Virtual Performance

Le Mystère
by Broken Box Mime Theater

Saturday, March 20, 2021
Online • In English • Ages 3 & up

Zut alors! Important artifacts have gone missing from the FIAF building. Join the Broken Box Kids Detective Agency to search for the criminal mastermind and return the stolen treasure to its home.

TILT Kids Weekend
Live Storytelling

Drag Queen Story Hour
with Harmonica Sunbeam

Saturday, March 20, 2021
10:30am ET
Online • In English • Ages 2 & up

Drag Queen Story Hour returns to FIAF to create a virtual space where kids—and adults—can present themselves in their own fabulous ways and how they wish. Harmonica Sunbeam reads a selection of French and American favorites in English.


Melissa Errico & Adam Gopnik
Love, Desire & Mystery — Il Parle, Elle Chante

World Premieres: Oct 14 & Jan 28

Acclaimed Broadway actress and chanteuse Melissa Errico and New Yorker writer Adam Gopnik embark on an extraordinary three-concert and conversation series exploring the love song and its transatlantic history.

Virtual Talk

Emily in Paris: Fashion fantasia or faux-pas?

Thursday, January 21, 2021
12:30pm ET
In English

Is the popular Netflix series à la mode on the streets of Paris? Our panel of fashion experts and influencers, including Lola Rykiel, Jessica Michault, and Rebecca Leffler, discusses.

Rendez-Vous LIVE

The Art of Perfume with Frédéric Malle

In Conversation with Melissa Ceria
Tuesday, January 12, 2021
6:30pm ET
In English

To mark the 20th anniversary of Éditions de Parfums Frédéric Malle, the house’s founder discusses his radical vision that revolutionized the perfume industry with journalist Melissa Ceria.

Special Event

Le Petit Gala: Cultural Program

Streamed live on Mon, Nov 16, 2020
Watch exhilarating commissions from trailblazing artists Jonah Bokaer, Cal Hunt, and Anthony Roth Costanzo. The three new works were performed live on our stage.
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