We are pleased to present the third season of Radio Laurier’s collaboration with the students from FR240: Media and the News in French. Francophone Fridays will broadcast weekly French language programming for students and community members at Laurier to listen to.
Sit back and relax with your favourite drink or snack and celebrate French and Francophone culture with original programming created by this fantastic group of individuals.
Tune in weekly on Fridays to some fantastic Francophone and French culture programming, ranging from interviews with artists, conversations amongst the students and biographical pieces on filmmakers, musicians and more.
Listen live weekly on Friday’s at 1pm.
Francophone Fridays S3 Ep. 9
Dec 1, 2023 • 00:14:20
Our podcast is about Gims, a Francophone rapper, born in Congo. He is on a world tour for his album LDVM (Les Dernières Volontés de Mozart). This album was released in December last year. We talk briefly about his childhood, based on information found in other podcasts, blog interviews and…
Francophone Fridays S3 Ep. 8
Nov 24, 2023 • 00:13:02
We talk about the decline of the French language in Canada, and ask if it’s something to worry about? On discute du déclin de la langue française au Canada et demandé s’il y a un vrai déclin ?
Francophone Fridays S3 Ep. 7
Nov 17, 2023 • 00:13:30
In this episode, we will talk about “Wingwomen” the new movie directed by Mélanie Laurent. As well as some other movies she has directed or appeared in that relate to French culture. Dans cet épisode, nous parlerons de « Voleuses », le nouveau film réalisé par Mélanie Laurent. Ainsi que…
Francophone Fridays S3 Ep. 6
Nov 10, 2023 • 00:11:05
In this episode we cover some Laurier grads that have taken part in the Olympics before, some of the new events that have been added, and we cover the plan to clean up Paris as well as the cost of the Olympics for 2024. Dans cet épisode, nous parlons des…
Francophone Fridays S3 Ep. 5
Nov 3, 2023 • 00:11:03
Francophone Fridays S3 Ep. 4
Oct 27, 2023 • 00:14:29
In this episode, the girls discuss cirque due soleil. They cover the history of Cirque, and how it has revolutionized the circus industry. They further discuss the history of cirque, the training process, how to join Cirque, and much more!
Francophone Fridays S3 Ep. 3 - Élisapie Isaac
Oct 20, 2023 • 00:17:13
Cet épisode de Francophone Fridays porte sur l’artiste Élisapie Isaac, musicienne inuit née au Québec. L’émission porte sur ses efforts d’interlier sa culture et son métier, et la façon dont elle espère éduquer les citoyens québécois à ce sujet. En tout, nous discutons de son travail vers la création de…
Francophone Fridays - S3 Ep. 2
Oct 6, 2023 • 00:19:29
On this week’s episode of Francophone Fridays, the class did an interview with a French exchange student who is currently taking business courses here. We asked questions on what her process, student life, and French culture is like and how it compares to the Canadian experience so far. Nous avons…
Francophone Fridays - S3 Ep. 1 Paris Fashion Week
Sep 29, 2023 • 00:11:53
L’épisode du Francophone Friday’s de cette semaine est consacré à la semaine de la mode parisienne. Avec le 50e anniversaire qui aura lieu cette semaine, nous discuterons de tous les événements et actualités qui ont précédé l’événement, et de ce qui rend celui-ci différent de tous les autres. This week’s…
Francophone Fridays - S2 Ep. 10
Mar 31, 2022 • 00:13:45
Parisian by Kevin MacLeod Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/4194-parisian License: https://filmmusic.io/standard-license