Globalization —How Do the French “Tackle” It?

Domestic films from countries other than the United States struggle to survive as the world turns its gaze to Hollywood movies. However, French cinema remains robust. How do they manage this?

With Starbucks’ ubiquitous presence, why do Parisian cafés maintain their charm in Paris?

In a world seemingly dominated by the English language and American influences, France champions “Frenchinization.” What strategies do the French employ to counter globalization?

Have they succeeded? Will victory be theirs?

  • Speaker

    M. Jean-Claude Poimboeuf, Director, French Institute in Taipei

  • Moderator

    K.C. Chen (Eva Tan), Founder, Taipei Story House