Events

FRENCH CINEMA | 3 coeurs

3 coeurs by Benoît Jacquot (115′) A tax inspector becomes entwined in a love triangle after unknowingly meeting his new bride’s sister at a train station when they both miss the last train back to Paris. For members of AF Bombay only ♦ Trailer ♦ In partnership with Institut Français Read More »

REGISTRATIONS FULL – 80 YEARS – HERITAGE WALKS | ART DECO AT THE OVAL

PLEASE NOTE THAT REGISTRATIONS FOR THIS EVENT ARE ALREADY FULL To celebrate its 80th anniversary, Alliance Française de Bombay is proposing a free, guided tour of the Art Deco precinct in partnership with Art Deco Mumbai Trust. 8:20 am sharp on 18th Nov (Sun) Meeting Point – Moonlight Building (Near Oval Maidan) Art Deco Mumbai is dedicated to creating awareness and appreciation along with documenting Mumbai’s rich Art Deco heritage. Join us to learn more about the city’s first set of Art Deco buildings built in 1930s and develop an ... Read More »

PLAY READING | DECOMPOSED THEATRE OR THE HUMAN TRASHCAN

It’s time to bring some drama to your life – French drama that is! In partnership with St. Andrew’s Centre for Philosophy & Performing Arts (SAPP), we bring you readings of French plays translated in English. For the fourth reading, we will focus on Matei Visniec’s play Decomposed Theatre or The Human Trashcan. Free and open to everyone | No registration needed | Event in English In partnership with St. Andrew’s Centre for Philosophy & Performing Arts Read More »

FRENCH CINEMA | 21 nuits avec Pattie

21 nuits avec Pattie by Jean-Marie Larrieu, Arnaud Larrieu (115′) A prim woman (Isabelle Carré) experiences wild events when her mother’s body disappears. This disappearance also leads to shocking revelations about her mother’s former lover. Will she be able to handle the truth? For members of AF Bombay only ♦ Trailer ♦ In partnership with Institut Français Read More »

EVENT CANCELLED – TASTE WEEK | COOKING WORKSHOP

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO UNFORESEEN CIRCUMSTANCES TASTE WEEK | COOKING WORKSHOP Like previous years, we will be celebrating Taste Week by organising a workshop in partnership with Sofitel Mumbai BKC. For this year’s edition, we will learn how to cook two dishes! Get ready for Christmas with: Spanish Chicken Flautas – A dish comprising of braised chicken with red wine, lardons, mushrooms, and garlic Plum Pudding in a Glass – Christmas plum cake topped with goodies Followed by ... Read More »

AF @ DR. BHAU DAJI LAD MUSEUM – Le Caravage, Piero Della Francesca, & Persian Miniatures

Cycle de Saint-Matthieu by Le Caravage (around 1600) La flagellation by Piero Della Francesca (around 1610) Les jardins du paradis – a series of Persian Miniatures (around 1620-24) The three adjacent Caravaggio canvases which comprise the Cycle de Saint-Matthieu represent a decisive shift towards a more naturalistic and subject-oriented art. La flagellation is renowned for its unusual and complex composition. Its iconography has been the subject of widely differing theories. Les jardins du paradis gives us an insight into the extraordinary vitality of ... Read More »

Novembre Numérique – Digital November

Nov 26 to Nov 30, All Centres of AF Bombay It goes without saying that digital technologies have transformed how people communicate, learn, create and work. France is a global leader in the field of digital technology and is at the forefront of online creation. The overseas French cultural cooperation network, including the Alliances Françaises around the world, will organise a host of transdisciplinary events to showcase these digital technologies. These initiatives are collectively called Novembre Numérique and will be organised under the aegis of Institut ... Read More »

PLAY READING | TILL DEATH

It’s time to bring some drama to your life – French drama that is! In partnership with St. Andrew’s Centre for Philosophy & Performing Arts (SAPP), we bring you readings of French plays translated in English. For the third set of readings, we will focus on Rémi de Vos’ play Till Death which is a rambling farce. Free and open to everyone | Registration for the Bandra reading via this link | Event in English In partnership with St. Andrew’s Centre for ... Read More »

80 YEARS – CONCERT | OZMA

One foot in the liberty of jazz, the other in electro’s trance, with both hands covered in greasy rock! OZMA is an energetic band with an adventurous and yet accessible soundscape. Join us for this electrifying concert! Free and open to everyone | No registration needed Please refer to the Facebook Event via this link In partnership with Institut Français, Gatecrash, Air France, La Compagnie Tangram, Région Grand Est, OEuvre Nationale de Secours Grande-Duchesse Charlotte, SPEDIDAM, SACEM, Eurométropole de Strasbourg, Adami, Nrtya, and The ... Read More »

FRENCH CINEMA | Conte d’été

Conte d’été by Eric Rohmer (113′) The story revolves around Gaspard, a mathematics student on vacation, who meets three women. His mind is left in a state of confusion when all three of them fall for him. For members of AF Bombay only ♦ Trailer ♦ In partnership with Institut Français Read More »