Cinessance: brush up your French, or your film quotes, or pretend you're in France—For Francophiles, Francophones, French expats, & international film buffs in North America.
Why was the death toll for French soldiers so much greater in WWI than WWII?
Learn about the links between French language and culture whilst improving your French!
Nelly Arcan led a tragically short life. Her books offer an insight to her mind and life, and what was going on beneath her lovely countenance...
The Canada-France Working Holiday Programme offers young French expats the chance to engage with a blend of North American dynamism and European culture.
I have a theory that all Paris lovers always have the city on their minds. Maybe not consciously, but the city is always there lurking in the background. We can’t help ourselves because the images are so embedded in our brains that there’s no escape (not that we want to).
The first few days back in Canada are certainly best described as culture shock. Our baptismal trip to the local grocery store was a clear indication that we were no longer in France.