• The Embassy of France to Sri Lanka and the Maldives would like to give (...)

    21 July 2016

    The Embassy of France to Sri Lanka and the Maldives would like to (...)

    The Embassy of France to Sri Lanka and the Maldives would like to give special thanks to its partners and sponsors for contributing to the great success of the fifth edition of the FRENCH SPRING FESTIVAL and all other activities promoting cultural exchange and francophonie over Sri Lanka and the Maldives.
    for further information about the companies supporting us, please have a look at there (...)

  • Message from H.E. Mr Jean-Marin SCHUH on the occasion of Bastille Day (...)

    14 July 2016

    Message from H.E. Mr Jean-Marin SCHUH on the occasion of Bastille (...)

    The year 2015 ended in tragedy in France, but it also concluded on a hopeful note. The tragedy was the dreadful terror attack in November, of a scale never seen before in our country. The hopeful note was the Paris agreement on global warming.
    The November attack was unfortunately not the only one, it was preceded by others, in Paris in January, in particular against a newspaper whose only (...)

  • Connecting literature to cinema: literary sessions with David (...)

    8 July 2016

    Connecting literature to cinema: literary sessions with David (...)

    In the framework of the French Spring Festival, the Embassy of France to Sri Lanka and the Maldives and the Alliance Française network are pleased to welcome the French author David Foenkinos to take part in the French Film Festival and present literary sessions in Galle and Colombo.
    David Foenkinos started is career as a guitar teacher before studying literature at the Sorbonne University in (...)

  • French Film Festival 2016

    8 July 2016

    French Film Festival 2016

    From the 12th to the 15th July 2016

  • www.GEOLITT.org

    7 July 2016

    www.GEOLITT.org

    Who I am?
    Hearing my name, one could think that I am a variety of the precious stone « geolith », but its etymology reveals that GEOLITT is about geography, computer science and literature, geomatics applied to literary texts. I am a website of a special kind which allows internet users to find, on an interactive map of Sri Lanka, excerpts of texts in French written in and on various places (...)

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