The French cultural world is entering your home, through your screen! Discover our selection to keep on your cultural life in digital, with French accent.

In addition to Culturethèque, you will find here some suggestions of the cultural offer available digitally, for free. These are fully available in France, and partially available in Norway, due rights restrictions. Enjoy!

 

TV AND EDUCATION

France TV and Arte have several TV-shows available in Norway, which includes many artistic performances and cultural shows, with with subtitles in French or English depending on the program. They also both have apps for you to use on smartphones or tablets.

TV5 Monde offers most of its shows online, with subtitles in French or English, depending on the program. You can directly receive this channel on your TV, more information on their website.

For young people, France TV have created the Maison Lumni, a program with a broad range of courses for kindergarten to high-school, to help your child keep on learning from home. Available in French with French subtitles only. We also recommend TV5 Monde own channel for young audiences Tivi5Monde. 

 

CINEMA

The Cinemathèque is making rare films temporarily available on its platform Henri.

Discover more streaming and VOD platforms in a list created by the CNC (National Centre for Cinema and Motion picture), following this link.

MyFrenchFilmFestival, an online film festival, has created a special “Stay At Home” edition until the 25th of May.

 

CLASSICAL AND DANCE

Feeling like a symphony? Enjoy your favourite concerts on the Philharmonie de Paris’ Live website. You can also access other classical concerts on France Musique.

Experience a dance performance from your living room thanks to the great catalogue of Numeridanse.

 

GENERAL KNOWLEDGE

To learn more about a broad spectrum of the cultural fields, several organisations have made their audio-visual archives available. You can find in particular:

In addition to that, the Institut Français and the Ministry of Culture have both created a growing list of French cultural offer online – subject to availability in Norway.

You can also discover many collections from museums and archives from all around the world – Musée d’Orsay or Château de Versailles among others – thanks to Google Arts & Culture.