Overview

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 »

Exhibition, Made in France

City: Bombay Location: Alliance française de Bombay, auditorium Date: Tue, 2010/05/25 – 10:00am – Tue, 2010/06/15 – 6:30pm Price: Free for all Category: Exhibition Made in France, by Hemant Morparia Hemant Morparia is a cartoonist and works for Time Out and Mid Day. In February he was invited for a 3 weeks residency in the city of La Rochelle (France). He became the cartoonist for a famous newspaper Ouest France for which he drew cartoons about his vision of French way ... Read More »

Ciné Liberté: The organic way

City: Bombay Location: Alliance française de Bombay, auditorium Date: Thu, 2010/05/20 – 7:00pm – 10:00pm Price: Free for all Category: Film screening Ciné Liberté This month, Ciné Liberté is scrutizing the agriculture issue in India and the rest of the world. What are the risks caussed by pesticids to soils, farmers and consumers? The Organic Way. A Navdanya & Chrysalis Films. India is in the throes of a serious agrarian crisis. Between 201 and 2007 over 150 000 farmers across ... Read More »

Ciné Club: Les revenants

City: Bombay Location: Alliance française de Bombay, auditorium Date: Tue, 2010/05/18 – 7:00pm – 9:00pm Price: Free entrance for members only. Category: Film screening Les revenants, by Robin Campillo Presently Les Revenants is Robin Campillo’s first and ony film. Originally a writer, he has worked on major scenarios such The Class directed by Laurent Cantet. A supernatural and psychological story unfolds. The lives of the residents of a small French town are change when thousand of the recently dead inexplicably ... Read More »

Documentaries

City: Bombay Location: Alliance française de Bombay, auditorium Date: Thu, 2010/05/13 – 6:30pm – 9:30pm Price: Free for all Category: Film screening In partnership with Vikalp Film Archive The other cinema: special tribute to the late Saratchandran. The activist-filmmaker C. Sartchandran passed away in April in a tragi accident. This will be a special tribute screening in his memory. We will look another cinema that exists at the grassroots-in Kerala. A cinema made about the people’s issues and with the ... Read More »

Stars on earth – Tare Zameen Par

City: Bombay Location: Alliance Française Auditorium Date: Thu, 2010/04/29 – 7:30pm – Fri, 2010/04/30 – 7:30pm Category: Performance Duration: 1 hour Performed in English and Hindi by Julien Mulot.  Followed by a discussion With “Tare Zameen Par” (Stars on Earth) Julien Mulot comes back with his monologue on a video performance, only this time in English and Hindi with French subtitles. Previously shown in French in March in Theosophy Hall Auditorium, Julien will now be performing in Hindi.Same show, same ... Read More »

Bamako by A. Sissako

City: Bombay Location: Alliance Française Auditorium Date: Tue, 2010/04/27 – 6:30pm Category: Film screening Bamako by Abderrahmane Sissako An extraordinary trial is taking place in a residential courtyard in Bamako, the capital city of Mali. African citizens have taken proceedings against such international financial institutions as the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund (IMF), whom civil society blames for perpetuating Africa’s debt crisis, at the heart of so many of the continent’s woes. As numerous trial witnesses (schoolteachers, farmers, writers, ... Read More »

Documentary with Vikalp Film Archive

City: Bombay Location: Alliance Française Auditorium Date: Mon, 2010/04/19 – 6:30pm Category: Film screening Chal Chaliye by Tanmay Agarwal: Not the hour before, not a night before, but a comfortable fortnight before Shreya is to get married, Rudra is suddenly at her doorstep asking for love. The two step out of the house for a walk to the woods behind the suburb. They face and evade love in this beautiful dry garden, until the evening forces her to answer the ... Read More »