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The Newport Beach Film Festival seeks to bring to Orange County the best of classic and contemporary filmmaking from around the world. Committed to enlightening the public with a first-class international film program as well as providing a forum for cultural understanding and enriching educational opportunities, the Festival focuses on showcasing a diverse collection of both studio and independent films.
The Newport Beach Film Festival offers our members a discount and an amount of reserved admission tickets for the French Spotlight.
In 2015, chef Stéphane Tréand relocated his pastry school from San Clemente to Costa Mesa. Located in Soco, the school offers a variety of classes for beginners to culinary professionals. The classes are informative but also fun! Located next to the pastry school is St Patisserie Chocolat where you can find hand crafted pastries, chocolates, viennoiseries, and much more.
ST Pâtisserie Chocolat offers a 5% discount on its products and classes for the members of Alliance Française.
Winery to Consumer is the best direct source for high quality family-owned champagnes and wines. All their wines and champagnes are estate grown and sourced directly from family owned wineries located in well-known wine regions. When you buy wine online from them, you get fabulous authentic fine wines and champagnes, and you pay only the “Wine Direct” price (« no middle-man »).
www.winerytoconsumer.com offers a 15% discount on the first order (3 bottles minimum purchase) and 7.5% thereafter to the members of Alliance Française (to get the discount contact us).
France-Amérique is a semi-monthly, French-language news magazine.
Each issue includes current events, interviews, reviews, travel tips, and mini-French lessons, as well as mots fléchés, TV5Monde programming, and information about French cultural events scheduled in the US.
A subscription to France-Amérique would be an excellent means of practicing your French while keeping up-to-date with current events in France and learning more about its culture and traditions.
« France-Amérique » offers a special discount on their subscription for members of Alliance Française :
$45 instead of $59,95 (to get the discount contact us)
Located in Newport Beach, Moulin opened its bistro doors in September 2014 with the mission of making guests feel as if they have been transported to Paris with an emphasis of authenticity from the food and drink to the decor and ambiance, with as few cultural adjustments as possible. In fact, only two accommodations were made to fit the American lifestyle: serving coffee to go and offering phone-in orders for pick up.
« Moulin » offers a free choice of drink (coffee, tea, glass of wine from the selection) with purchase of a meal for members of Alliance Française upon presentation of their membership card.
TV5MONDE is the global French language entertainment network, broadcasting 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, without commercial interruptions.
V5MONDE USA is a premium pay-tv channel reaching 1.5 million viewers in the U.S. alone!
American viewers enjoy a wealth of high quality French language programming, subtitled in English, including a large selection of classic, recent and never-before-seen in the U.S. French language films, around the clock newscasts live from Paris, the latest series and TV dramas, premium documentaries, cultural programs and international sports coverage.
The Alliance Française of Orange County is partnering with LILA (Lycée International de Los Angeles) to offer “Mommy et moi” classes.
The class is taught by an Alliance teacher for children ages 15 to 30 months.
The sessions take place at the Orange County campus at 1838 N. Shaffer Street, Orange, CA 92865.
We have partnered with Fullerton College for their 8th Annual French Film Festival in 2017.
I Dream of France offers a selection of French products for the home. They specialize in kitchen and table linens, in particular French Provencal tablecloths. They also offer French foods, French soaps and other French made or French inspired products and gifts. Their store is located in Tustin, just off the 5 freeway and they also sell online at iDreamOfFrance.com
I Dream of France, 2600 Walnut Ave, suite A, Tustin, CA 92780 - (714) 730 2182
« I Dream of France » offers 25% discount for the members of Alliance Française.