Digital resources of the French institute
IFcinéma is a platform which was unveiled in 2011, and is accessible to French cultural institutions and their cooperation partners in foreign countries. The platform provides the opportunity for professionnals of the French Institute to download films for holding public non-commercial showings for local viewers.
IFcinéma has been available for the use of French language teachers for teaching purposes since 2013.
IF VERSO offers a unified data base of works by French authors translated into other languages and is meant for foreign users. This new universal platform which focuses on culture and cooperation is accessible for free; it has two sections – for professionals and for the broader public.
IFmapp is an internet application, which allows one to find out about cultural events and their locations throughout the world.
The French Institute’s WebTV offers more than 1,500 videos which have been sent in by French cultural institutions and their partners in other countries.
IFmobile collates all of the events organized by the French institutes in other countries. Information about events can be found according to the venue, time and theme using the GPS system.
Culturethèque is a digital library which has been provided for the network of French institutes and the Alliance française in other countries for their use.