Friday, April 9, 2010 (7)

Apr 9, 2010
March 19, 2010
  • Drew Tal " ON EDGE"

  • Mar 19, 2010 at 2:00pm to Apr 30, 2010 at 3:00pm
  • Location: 546 Broadway, PH 5B, New York, NY 10012
  • Description: We are welcoming you to the opening of Drew Tal "ON EDGE", at Emmanuel Fremin Gallery SoHoAbout Drew Tal:Drew Tal lives and works in New York City. His work combinesphotography with digital media to render highly stylized and realisticsymbolic imagery. Tal grew up in Israel where he was exposed to manydifferent religions, struggles, ethnicities, and cultures. Tal oftenfinds his inspiration through the experiences of his past. He focuseson faces and dramatic close-up portraits.His work is powerful and often highlights the complexities of faith,spirituality and the dialectics between man and gods.About Emmanuel Fremin Gallery:Emmanuel Fremin is a contemporary art gallery that mainly focuses onthe photography, videos, installations and multi platforms. They area non conformist gallery that showcases serene, spiritual orprovocative pieces.
  • Created by: Emmanuel Fremin
April 9, 2010
  • CAMUS NOW international conference

  • Apr 9, 2010 from 10:00am to 2:00pm
  • Location: La Maison Française of NYU
  • Description: CAMUS NOWAn international conference to mark the 50th anniversaryof the death of Albert Camus (1913-1960)Friday, April 9, 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.David Carroll (UC Irvine)Justice Now: What Does a Mother Have To Do With It?Elizabeth Hawes (writer)In Pursuit of Albert CamusTom Bishop (NYU)Camus: A Witness for Our TimeFriday, April 9, 4:15 - 5:45 p.m.Michel Contat (CNRS)Camus or Sartre, Why Choose?Ronald Aronson (Wayne State)Camus, Philosopher of the Present
  • Created by: La Maison Française of NYU

  • Apr 9, 2010 at 11:00am to Apr 17, 2010 at 5:00pm
  • Location: East Woods School
  • Description: East Woods School, situee a Long Island, se rejouit d'accueillir vingt eleves et deux profs du college Gustave Flaubert, Paris XIII, du 9 au 17 avril.
  • Created by: M M T
  • FOCUS ON FRENCH CINEMA 2010, April 9-10

  • Apr 9, 2010 at 3:00pm to Apr 11, 2010 at 5:00pm
  • Location: Purchase, NY
  • Description: - 12 recently released highly acclaimed French and Francophone films
    - 5 US Premieres and 1 NY Premiere
    - International directors and actors in attendance, including Award-winning Sylvie Testud
    - a meet-the-professionals Directors Breakfast with complimentary food on Saturday Morning

    ...and an opening night gala, featuring a "promenade gourmande" catered by Les Maîtres Cuisiniers de France...

    All this and more at the Focus on French Cinema film festival at The Performing Arts Center, Purchase College, NY - only 30 minutes from Manhattan!

    Come join approximately 5,000 other spectators from the NY area who regularly come see this not-to-be missed event!

    For tickets, schedule, and more information, visit:

    See you there!
  • Created by: Benoit Lamairesse

  • Apr 9, 2010 from 3:30pm to 5:00pm
  • Location: Auditorium
  • Description: CAMUS NOWAn international conference to mark the 50th anniversaryof the death of Albert Camus (1913-1960)KEYNOTE ADDRESS:Jean Daniel (Le Nouvel Observateur)Comment un homme qui a connu Camus peut-il adapter ses souvenirs à la gloire qui lui est rendue aujourd’hui?This conference is made possible by the generous major support of the Florence Gould Foundation, with additional support from the Humanities Initiative, NYU, and the Cultural Services of the French Embassy.
  • Created by: La Maison Française of NYU
  • Sami Frey in 'Premier Amour'

  • Apr 9, 2010 from 4:00pm to 6:00pm
  • Location: Florence Gould Hall at French Institute Alliance Française (FIAF)
  • Description: Celebrated French actor Sami Frey presents Premier Amour, a short story by renowned Irish avant-garde writer Samuel Beckett. Originally written in French in 1946, Premier Amour tells the story of a soulless narrator, discovered by a prostitute on a park bench after becoming homeless. The emotional tale delves into the cruel and sexual relationship that unfolds after this encounter.Acclaimed by audiences in Paris, Frey’s expressive self-directed performance prompted Le Monde to observe that “Between Sami Frey and Samuel Beckett the link is quite obvious.”Two performances only! 8pm on Friday, April 9 and Saturday, April 10.In French with English supertitles.For tickets & more information:
  • Created by: Jennifer Kutsher