Film & TV
Topic specific French practice exercises
Learning a new language is not only useful, but entertaining! Discover must-see classics of the big screen as well as binge-worthy series right here, all while practising and improving your French skills with these exercises.
- Actress Anne Dorval
Claire tells us about her favourite actress, French-Canadian Anne Dorval.
- Cannes Film Festival
Fabien talks about the famous French film festival.
- Florence Foresti
Élodie tells us about Lyon-born, famous stand-up Florence Foresti.
- Juliette Binoche
The famous French actress tells us about herself.
- Movie Night
Louis and Anne are getting ready for a nice movie night at home.
- My Netflix evenings
Amélie loves watching Netflix in the evening.
- TV or not TV?
Mathilde and Amélie have opposite views on watching TV.
- International Star Wars Day
Juliette loves celebrating Star Wars Day.
- Movie Date
Luc was nervous for his first date with Belinda.
- Movie night at home
Pauline and Alex are getting ready to watch a movie at home.
- Saïd Taghmaoui
Learn about this famous French-Moroccan-American actor.
- Welcome to the Sticks
Mickaël learned a lot from this funny French comedy.
- What is the best film genre?
Ella and Victor chat about their favourite film genre.
- Kwiziq French Film Fest
Discover Kwiziq team's French film mini reviews of their favorite movies.
- "Pot Luck" [US: The Spanish Apartment]
Discover the plot of the French film "Pot Luck" [US: The Spanish Apartment].
- A trip to the cinema
Antoine and his daughter Emma are planning a trip to the movies.
- At the Cannes Festival
Damien will enjoy the Cannes Festival in person this year.
- I love The Fifth Element!
Audrey talks about her love for Luc Besson's "The Fifth Element".
- If I were Wonder Woman
Annie imagines what it would be like to be Wonder Woman.
- Queen Elizabeth II's death
Here's a French news announcement about the death of the long-reigning British Queen.
- Star Wars or Star Trek ?
Star Wars or Star Trek? Marc and Carrie both have interesting arguments.
- What are your favourite TV series?
Aline and Larissa are discussing their favourite French TV series.
- Which movie for Christmas?
Olivier and Carine discuss which movies they'd like to watch at Christmas time.
- Winter weather forecast
Tomorrow's weather forecast is very wintery.
- D'où vient le nom des Schtroumpfs ?
Learn how the name of les Schtroumpfs (Smurfs) came to be, while practising your listening and reading comprehension.
- Éclipse en Guadeloupe
While the Great American Total Eclipse was just a partial eclipse in Guadeloupe, it was still a sight to behold and required the same special glasses.
- Festival de Cannes
One of the most famous and prestigious film festivals in the world is held annually in Cannes. Learn a bit of its history and traditions in this French video with transcript and translation.
- Game of Thrones (no spoilers)
For all you GoT fans out there (and anyone who'd just like to know what all the fuss is about), here's a video talking about all the records this fantasy TV show broke in its eight-year run.
- Il est né le divin Enfant (Chant de Noël)
Sing along to this very popular French Christmas carol, while practising your listening and reading comprehension.
- Kwiziq French Film Fest - C.R.A.Z.Y.
Here's Aurelie's selection for the Kwiziq French Film Fest: French Canadian film "C.R.A.Z.Y."
- Kwiziq French Film Fest - Le Gendarme de Saint-Tropez
Here's Grzegab's review of this French comedy classic for the Kwiziq French Film Fest.
- L'Arnacœur - French Film Fest
The first Kwiziq French Film Fest review comes from none other than our CEO, Gareth "Gruff" Davies.
- Le Dîner de cons - French Film Fest
Laura's review for the Kwiziq French Film Fest.
- Le Festival du cinéma américain de Deauville
Learn about the American movie festival that takes place in Deauville, Normandy, each year.
- Le FIFF (Festival International du Film Francophone)
Learn about this great French-language film festival from Namur, in Belgium.
- Les cours d'anglais - Gad Elmaleh
Enjoy Gad Elmaleh's stand-up comedy about learning English in this video.
- Lupin - Interview d'Omar Sy (Séries françaises)
Listen to the awesome French actor Omar Sy tell us how TV show "Lupin" came to be, while practising your French reading and listening comprehension.
- Omar Sy - Interview Cinéma
French actor Omar Sy is known for a number of international hits, including Les Intouchables, X-Men: Days of Future Past and Jurassic World. In this interview, he talks (quickly!) about some of his favorite movies.
- Qui sont-ils ? Les Frères Bogdanoff
Learn about France's most famous twins, while practising your French listening comprehension.
- Un cœur en hiver - French Film Fest
Rowen's Kwiziq French Film Fest review.
- "Amélie": my favourite film!
Lisa explains why "Amélie" is her favourite film.
- "Arab blues"
Discover this French-speaking comedy and its French-Tunisian director Manele Labidi.
- 1 PM radio news
Headlines of the 1 PM news - based on France Inter's 13h of the 24/08/21.
- A History of French TV
Learn some interesting facts about the beginnings of French TV.
- Amélie Poulain's Paris
Léa went for a walk through the key spots made iconic by the cult movie "Amelie" (Le Fabuleux Destin d'Amélie Poulain).
- Bad Movie Review
Bernadette delivers a scathing movie review.
- DÉCO, the show
Presenter Valérie tells us what changes the team is going to make to today's house.
- My Harry Potter passion
Alicia is a massive Harry Potter fan.
- Rose and Jack's story
One of the most beautifully tragic love stories of modern times.
- Bretagne news - sketch by Les Inconnus
Get an (exaggerated) idea about French as it's spoken in Bretagne in this humorous sketch by Les Inconnus (a famous French trio of humorists from the 90's).
- Dix pour cent : la bonne recette (1ere partie)
Discover "Dix pour cent", a humorous French TV series about the trials and tribulations of movie star agents.
- Dix pour cent : la bonne recette (2e partie)
Part 2 of the video about "Dix pour cent", a humorous French TV series about the trials and tribulations of movie star agents.
- Engrenages (Séries françaises) - Interview "flashback" de Thierry Godart et Caroline Proust
Enjoy a lively interview with actors Thierry Godart and Caroline Proust from the successful TV show "Engrenages" (Spiral), while practising your French reading and listening comprehension.
- Films français - La sélection de Céline
Here's a selection of 3 great French movies to (re)discover and enjoy!
- Films français (2) - La sélection de Cécile
Here's another selection of 3 great French movies to (re)discover and enjoy!
- Kaamelott (Séries françaises) - Pourquoi si culte ?
Learn about "Kaamelott", a pastiche of the Arthurian legend and one of the most popular French series of the 2000s, while practising your French reading and listening comprehension.
- La Famille Bélier, le film franco-belge qui a inspiré CODA
Learn about the Franco-Belgian movie that inspired Academy Award winner "CODA", while practising your B2 French reading and listening comprehension.
- Le cinéma français et ses remakes américains
Discover how Hollywood remade some famous French movies, while practising your French reading and listening comprehension.
- Le ski - Têtes à Claques
Difficult but funny Québécois claymation video about a downhill skier calling emergency services - for himself.
- Pokémon Go - La chasse est ouverte
Pokémon Go has taken the world by storm, and while we can't offer any tips on finding Charmanders or Jigglypuffs, we can help you understand their French names in our bilingual article.
- Prévisions Météo
Check out this French weather report for some useful vocabulary and expressions.
- Que la Force soit avec vous !
We couldn't miss the chance to share our best memories of Star Wars and create a themed French reading exercise for you at the same time!
- Réalisatrices françaises
In honour of International Women's Day on 8th March, we're celebrating and highlighting the top 5 female film directors in the world of Francophone cinema.
- Breaking News!
Follow a last-minute news report on live TV.
The French comedian is still much loved in France, 30 years after his death.
- French director Ladj Ly and "Les Misérables".
French director Ladj Ly on his film "Les Misérables".
- French women's basketball team qualifying for Rio in 2016
Listen to this review of the French women's basketball team 2016 victory against Canada.
- Jean-Marc Vallée
Nathan and Florence discuss the late Quebecois director Jean-Marc Vallée.
- Moana's French voice-over's interview
Paul interviews Cerise Calixte, the French actress who gave her voice to Disney's Moana (Vaiana in the French version).
- My pet peeves at the cinema
Clémence tells us about her pet peeves when going to the cinema.
- TV game show "Des chiffres et des lettres"
Learn about one of the longest-running TV game shows in the world.
- Alsatian accent
Get an (exaggerated) idea about French as it's spoken in Alsace in this humorous sketch by Les Inconnus (a famous French trio of humorists from the 90's).
- Dans les coulisses de "Plus Belle La Vie" (Séries Françaises)
Sneak behind the scenes of France's most popular soap opera "Plus Belle la Vie", while practising your French reading and listening comprehension.
- Savoyard accent
Get an (exaggerated) idea about French as it's spoken in Savoie in this humorous sketch by Les Inconnus (a famous French trio of humorists from the 90s).
- V pour Vendetta
In honour of Guy Fawkes Night (November 5th), let's take a look at V for Vendetta, a 2006 political thriller film set in a dystopian United Kingdom under the rule of a neo-fascist regime, where V, the mysterious anarchist freedom fighter tries to start a revolution through elaborate terrorist acts. Highly recommended!
- À la télévision (Coordinating Conjunctions)
Practise your French French coordinating conjunctions vocabulary with this Fill-in-the-Blank kwiz exercise !
- Les prévisions météo (Vocabulaire)
Practise Weather forecast vocabulary in French with this Fill-in-the-Blanks kwiz!
- Ma passion pour le cinéma (Vocabulaire)
Practise your Cinema vocabulary in French with this Fill-in-the-Blanks kwiz!
- Les citations célèbres de Star Wars (Level A1-A2)
Practise your Level A1-A2 French grammar with this Fill-in-the-Blanks kwiz exercise
- La journée des sept nains (Aller in Le Présent)
Practise Le Présent of the verb "aller" with this Fill-in-the-Blank kwiz exercise
- Conférence de presse (Question Words)
Practise French question words with this Fill-in-the-Blanks kwiz exercise
- La télé de mon enfance (L'Imparfait)
Practise your French conjugations in L'Imparfait (Indicatif) with this Fill-in-the-Blanks kwiz exercise
- Retourner au cinéma (Devoir/Pouvoir/Vouloir in Le Futur Simple)
Practise French modal verbs devoir, pouvoir and vouloir in Le Futur Simple (Indicatif) with this Fill-in-the-Blanks kwiz exercise
- Lecture ou Télé ? (Comparatives)
Practise your comparatives in French with this Fill-in-the-blanks exercise
- Le village d'Iseltwald en Suisse (Pronouns y vs en)