Overview

Cinema : Une autre solitude

City: Mumbai Location: Alliance Française auditorium Date: Mon, 2013/02/25 – 6:30pm   Une autre solitude, by Stephen Metge (78′) Stéphane Metge’s documentary casts a complementary eye on the process of acting and directing in the Solitude of Cotton Fields. His is a fascinating view of theatre in creation. The ongoing intimate dialogue between Patrice Chéreau and Pascal Greeggory unlocks some of the mystery of the complicated and fragile creative process. Read More »

Cinema : Une autre solitude

City: Mumbai Location: Alliance Française auditorium Date: Mon, 2013/02/25 – 6:30pm   Une autre solitude, by Stephen Metge (78′) Stéphane Metge’s documentary casts a complementary eye on the process of acting and directing in the Solitude of Cotton Fields. His is a fascinating view of theatre in creation. The ongoing intimate dialogue between Patrice Chéreau and Pascal Greeggory unlocks some of the mystery of the complicated and fragile creative process. Read More »

Cinema : Une autre solitude

City: Mumbai Location: Alliance Française auditorium Date: Wed, 2013/02/20 – 7:00pm   In partnership with Prithvi Theatre From Theatre to Film @ Prithvi Une autre solitude, by Stephen Metge (78′) Stéphane Metge’s documentary casts a complementary eye on the process of acting and directing in the Solitude of Cotton Fields. His is a fascinating view of theatre in creation. The ongoing intimate dialogue between Patrice Chéreau and Pascal Greggory unlocks some of the mystery of the complicated and fragile creative process. Read More »

Cinema : L’Autre

City: Mumbai Location: Alliance Française auditorium Date: Mon, 2013/02/18 – 6:30pm Category: Film screening L’autre, by Pierre Trividic and Patrick-Mario Bernard (97’)   Anne-Marie leaves Alex. Unlike him, who would like to lead a real married life, she wants to protect her freedom. They split up without any problems and continue to see one another. However, when Anne-Marie finds out that Alex has a new woman, she is madly jealous. She plunges into a troubling world that is full of signals and threats. Read More »

Cinema : Two documentary films

Location: Alliance Française auditorium Date: Fri, 2013/02/15 – 7:00pm In partnership with Vikalp Film Archive Mindscapes… of love and longing, by Arun Chadha (52’) The sexuality of people with disabilities is often marred with misconceptions, prejudices and myths. The Film delves into the lives of a few people with disabilities as they explore their sexual identities, within themselves and through relationships. The narrative follows their journeys as they negotiate widely held biological, medical, social and cultural beliefs and try to claim their sexual ... Read More »

THEATRE : GATES TO INDIA SONG

City: Mumbai Location: Prithvi Theatre, Juhu & NCPA, Experimental Theater Date: Thu, 2013/02/14 (All day) – Thu, 2013/02/21 (All day)   In partnership with Institut Français, Embassy of France in India, Prithvi Theatre and NCPA Gates to India Song, by Éric Vigner From 14th to 17th, 6 & 9 pm, Prithvi Theatre Thurs. 21st, 7 pm, NCPA, Experimental Theatre Gates to India Song, an original work by Eric Vigner takes you on a voyage through the works of Marguerite Duras. It is a unique, theatrical adaptation of ... Read More »

Art Thursdays

City: Mumbai Location: Sakshi Gallery, Tanna House Date: Thu, 2013/02/14 – 6:30pm In partnership with Sakshi Gallery and the Embassy of France in India On the occasion of Art Thursdays, the Alliance Française de Bombay will present the last part of “Annecy: 50 years of animation”. We invite you to discover a selection of 7 films that have received awards in this festival from 2005 to 2009. The mysterious geographic explorations of Jasper Morello, by A. Lucas Tragic story with happy end, by R. Pessoa The ... Read More »

Cinema : Poupoupidou

City: Mumbai Location: Alliance Française auditorium Date: Mon, 2013/02/11 – 6:30pm Poupoupidou, by Gérald Hustache-Mathieu (102’) Rousseau is a Parisian bestselling crime novelist, working on a new novel but desperately looking for a good story. Candice Lecœur is a young, attractive, and vibrant woman who thinks she is the reincarnation of Marilyn Monroe. The two will meet but only after Candice has been found dead. Cause of death: suicide by sleeping pills. Rousseau is the only one who doesn’t buy it and who wants to know the true cause ... Read More »

Concert : Scratch Bandits Crew

City: Mumbai Location: blueFrog, Lower Parel Date: Sat, 2013/02/09 – 10:00pm   In partnership with the Embassy of France in India, Institut Français, Novotel and blueFROG Scratch Bandits Crew The Scratch Bandits Crew is a group of DJs coming from Lyon. The name of the group comes from the technique they use in their sets : the scratching. The scratching is a DJ technique used to produce distinctive sounds by moving a vinyl record back and forth on a tunable while optionally manipulating the crossfader ... Read More »

Vocal recital : Viola Martins

City: Mumbai Location: Alliance Française auditorium Date: Fri, 2013/02/08 – 6:30am Organized by Furtados Viola Martins  Viola Martins was born in India and first studied singing with Hiacinth Brow in Bombay. She continued her studies in London at the Trinity College of Music with James Gaddarn where she obtained the FTCL performers diploma and won the Elizabeth Schumann Lieder Prize, the French Song Prize and the Worshipful Company of Musician’s Silver Medal for the most outstanding student. After completing her studies at the ... Read More »