Quebec Film, Starbuck, to be remade by Steven Spielberg and DreamWorks studios

Starbuck, a made in Quebec film that found success on last year’s festival circuit, has been picked up for an American remake by Steven Spielberg’s DreamWork Studios.  According to reports, producer Andre Rouleau said Spielberg was enthralled by the movie after seeing it last month. Production on the English language version of the film will … Read more

Pancakes anyone?

  Today, we had a special treat for EC Montreal students, pancakes with syrup! A pancake is a thin, flat, round cake prepared from batter and cooked on a hot griddle or frying pan.  For some students it was their first time having pancakes.  It was so much fun seeing the student’s line up to … Read more

A student testimonial of the week – Yosuke Higasa

“It’s been great studying English at EC Montreal. I had good experience in Montreal and in school. In Montreal, you can see French culture and study in English. If you are interested in French influence, you have to come here! I met nice friends who came from Italy, Germany and Belgium. Moreover, my host family were … Read more

DELF exam preparation courses at EC Montreal

Part of EC Montreal’s specilaty courses for French are the courses that prepare for the DELF exam. We offer courses that go from A/A1 to C1. Just so that the information is easier understood the DELF diploma recognizes a certain degree of knowledge of French. The  DELF and DALF diplomas are awarded by the French Ministry of National Education( … Read more

Poutine & fun in EC Montreal’s student lounge

This past Wednesday EC Montreal’s student lounge was busier than usual!  Despite the impressive number of students present there was  not too much conversation going on ( at least not right away)- the reason for it was obvious: everybody had their mouths full with poutine!!! The first ones to arrive were Andrea’s students from the English elementary class; … Read more

April 14, 2012: Giving back For Fred Day at EC Montreal

On Saturday, April 14, 2012 all EC schools, were involved in the “Giving Back For Fred Day”.  The EC community is committed to giving something back to their community. Fred Gonzales was an EC Centre Director who sadly passed away in 2008 before his time, and EC honored his life over the weekend by giving … Read more

Star Wars Identities.

Star Wars Identities is an interactive exhibition on obviously Star Wars. The project started here inMontreal but took a big turn of events when nothing less then LucasFilms decided to join the project.  The exhibition is open to everyone, from die hard Star Wars fan to children’s. It includes multimedia installation, games, costumes, props, models … Read more