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Ciné Liberté: Waste

City: Bombay Location: Alliance française de Bombay, auditorium Date: Tue, 2010/06/29 – 7:00pm – 9:00pm Price: Free for all Category: Film screening Waste, by Parasher Baruah Ciné Liberté is scrutizinizing the waste of our consuming society. Waste is the story of people who handle our waste. It is a story of three young friends who make a living as waste collectors. Santosh, Sameer and Salman share with us their life and the determined people who make a living picking up ... Read More »

Ciné Club: Le tango des Rashevski

City: Bombay Location: Alliance française de Bombay, auditorium Date: Fri, 2010/06/25 – 7:00pm – 9:00pm Price: Free entrance for members only. Category: Film screening Le tango des Rashevski, by Sam Gabarski Adolphe ‘Dolpho’ Rashevski travels to Israel with grandson Ric, but his brother orthodox rabbi Samuel ‘Shmouel’ refuses to come attend their fellow Auschwitz survivor sister Rosa’s funeral. Back in their home, the whole well-integrated family and their ‘gojim'(non Jewish and would-be) partners regularly wrestle with the meaning of Jewish ... Read More »

Ciné Club: Dans la vie

City: Bombay Location: Alliance française de Bombay, auditorium Date: Tue, 2010/06/22 – 7:00pm – 9:00pm Price: Free entrance for members only. Category: Film screening Dans la vie, by Philippe Faucon Dans la vie tackles race and religion using it as the main selling point of the film. Esther is a middle-aged Jewish handicapped woman who manages to frighten away all her caretakers. When Esther’s eccentric behavior drives her latest caretaker away, she is introduced to Halima, a Muslim, to be ... Read More »

Cinéma, International movies on music!

City: Bombay Location: Max Mueller Bhavan, American Center, Alliance francaise de Bombay Date: Thu, 2010/06/17 – 4:30pm – Sat, 2010/06/19 – 6:00pm Price: Free entrance for all Category: Film screening International movies on music In partnership with the Consulate General of Italy, the Consulate General of Switzerland, Bureau du Quebec, the American Center and the Max Mueller Bhavan During three days, in different venues, all day long some of the greats musicals, documentaries about music, biographies of great artists … ... Read More »

Concert: Sam Smala

City: Bombay Location: Blue Frog Date: Wed, 2010/06/16 – 9:30pm – 11:30pm Price: Free entrance for Alliance française members and students Category: Concert Concert Sam Smala ‘Smala’ is word which comes from North Africa and means ‘Family’, it evokes the feeling of warmth that family inspires. Sam Smala is like a family of musicians who play their own song. These five incredible performers are inspired by jazz, gypsy jazz and world music. Their show is a mix of live jazz ... Read More »

Fête de la musique week!

City: Bombay Location: Alliance française de Bombay, auditorium; American Center and Max Mueller Bhavan Date: Wed, 2010/06/16 – 4:30pm – Sat, 2010/06/19 – 6:00pm Price: Free entrance for all Category: Film screening In partnership with the Consulate General of Italy, the Consulate General of Switzerland, Bureau du Quebec, the American Center and the Max Mueller Bhavan. Fête de la Musique From a National Day to the biggest musical event worldwide The Fête de la Musique, was created in June 21st ... Read More »

Documentaries

City: Bombay Location: Alliance française de Bombay, auditorium Date: Tue, 2010/06/15 – 7:00pm – 9:00pm Price: Free for all Category: Film screening In partnership with Vikalp Film Archive Short fiction: Ranga plays a girl, by RS Prasanna Ranga is a 12 year old boy growing up in a south Indian village in the heart of India, circa 1970. His world is turned upside down when is forced to become the last-minute replacement for a part in Varadhu’s village play. The ... Read More »

Ciné Club: Violence des échanges en milieu tempéré

City: Bombay Location: Alliance française de Bombay, auditorium Date: Thu, 2010/06/10 – 7:00pm – 9:00pm Price: Free entrance for members only. Category: Film screening Violence des échanges en milieu tempéré, by J.M Moutout Philippe Seigner, charming and freshly graduated from business school, starts his career in consulting at the posh Paris seat of McGregor. His first serious task is delicate one, an audit at the Janson food cans factory in the provinces, which is about to be taken over. As ... Read More »

Stranded on an island, my only book would be …

City: Bombay Location: Oxford Bookstore Date: Fri, 2010/05/28 – 6:30pm – 8:30pm Price: Free for all Category: Conference Stranded on an island, my only book would be …. Have you ever read a book that you loved so much you can’t forget it? A book that’s always on your mind? Such a good book that you would love to recommend it all? Let’s share together our favorite books, read a passage of a few passage and explain to the group ... Read More »

Ciné Club: Boxes

City: Bombay Location: Alliance francaise, auditorium Date: Wed, 2010/05/26 – 7:00pm – 9:00pm Price: Free for entrance for members only. Category: Film screening Boxes, by Jane Birkin Jane Birkin is one of France’s most famous figures. Married to a French singer late Serges Gainsbourg and mother of actress Charlotte Gainsbourg(My wife is an actress, Antichrist), she is an actress (La piscine by Jacques Deray in 1969), a model, a singer. For the first time, she passes behind the camera to ... Read More »