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PANEL DISCUSSION | A TWIST IN THE TALE with Olivier Lafont

Alliance Française de Bombay and Tata Literature Live Festival ! presents: “A TWIST IN THE TALE – Brave new ways to tell a story” with French author Olivier Lafont in discussion with Rutu Modan and Victor Heringer. Chair: Gauri Sinh Come and join us; you don’t want to miss out on this! Date: Sat, 31 Oct Time: 3:30 – 4:30 pm Venue: Prithvi House, Juhu Entry is free Please be at the venue at least 30 minutes before the start ... Read More »

Frenchbook in Spotlight!

Guess what? Our edublog Frenchbook is featured on Tumblr Spotlight, which showcases unique and interesting blogs from around the world! Check it out right here! And don’t forget to subscribe, to get quick access to the amazing stuff on #Frenchbook ! Read More »

SPECIAL SCREENING & CONVERSATION with French director Philippe Borrel – L’Urgence de Ralentir / The Invisible (R)evolutions by Philippe Borrel (90′)

L’Urgence de Ralentir / The Invisible (R)evolutions by Philippe Borrel (90′) Mon. 14th, 5pm at Godrej India Culture Lab (Vikhroli) In the global era, speed and short term have become the rule in our societies. Stressed out by the technological and financial acceleration, we are trying to keep up a rhythm which will end in predictable ecological, economical and social disasters. The documentary “L’Urgence de Ralentir” (“The Invisible (R)evolutions”) by the French director Philippe Borrel recounts stories about citizens of the world who ... Read More »

HERITAGE DAYS | JOURNEES DU PATRIMOINE – Follow the guide !

Echoing European Heritage Days, Alliance Française de Bombay organizes Heritage Days by proposing several guided tours around Mumbai. Follow the guide and discover hidden parts of the city ! Registration is required for all of the visits, send an e-mail to sheryn@afindia.org Guided Tours | SCHEDULE One hundred years of cinema with Rafique Baghdadi Sun. 20th, 9.30am Meeting point: B.Merwan, Opposite Grant Road Station (E) More infos here Bohri Mohalla with Rafique Baghdadi Mon. 21st, 6pm Meeting point | Seva Niketan, Byculla, Opposite ... Read More »

Mumbai Serious Gaming

Have you ever tried to learn a foreign language by playing video games? Well, it’s coming soon in AF Mumbai media librairies*..! * Cuffe Parade and Churchgate centres. Registered students only.   Read More »

MONSOON PROJECT 2015 | Let it rain !

Enjoy a walk in the rain, a respite from the heat, a whiff of cool breeze and jump into puddles, it is the Monsoon ! During this rainy season, Alliance Française de Bombay will offer several workshops (most of them free) in various forms of art and culture such as theatre, dance, photojournalism, poetry and pâtisserie, in different locations around the city. No need to wait until the end of the Monsoon to go out and have fun ! The projects bring ... Read More »

Concert by Furtados School of Music @ Blue Frog – POSTPONED

Due to heavy rains, tonight’s concert by Furtados School of Music at Blue Frog is postponed. We will announce the new date very soon, don’t miss this rocking performance ! The Teachers and Students at Furtados School of Music have got together to put up a rocking performance to celebrate World Music Day. They will perform pieces from their Integrated Rockstar Course and some great classic rock covers ! So if you’re into Pink Floyd, Eagles, Bon Jovi, Led Zeppelin ... Read More »

WORLD MUSIC DAY | FÊTE DE LA MUSIQUE – Concerts, Performances, Workshops

Since its creation by the French Ministry of Culture and Communication in 1982, the “Fête de la Musique” became the largest international live music event in the world and now gathers 450 cities in more than 120 countries. Celebrated every 21st of June, the World Music Day is a grand and popular affair,  free and open to all musicians, whether amateur or professional. It brings  ‘live’ music ‘alive’  in all its diversity and its myriad genres. It aims at bringing universal entertainment to ... Read More »