BONJOUR INDIA – Hyleen jazz concert

HYLEEN – JAZZ CONCERT Young singer, songwriter and guitarist Hyleen is already making ripples in the world of neo-soul, pop and funk music. She is now about to release her new album “B-Side”. Bonjour India brings the Hyleen Trio to several cities in India for a jazzy encounter. Hyleen shares her amazing talent and energy onstage alongside two incredible musicians: Nicolas Viccaro on drums and Julien Boursin on keys and moog bass. Tickets can be purchased via For more ... Read More »

FRENCH CINEMA – Good Luck Algeria

Good Luck Algeria by Farid Bentoumi (90′) Sam and Stephane are two friends and associates working together in their workshop designing hand-crafted high-quality skis. To promote their skis, their business being put in jeopardy by the competition from the larger brands, they take a crazy gamble and decide to qualify Sam for the Winter Games in cross-country skiing under the flag of his father’s country, Algeria. ♦Trailer♦ In partnership with Institut Français Read More »


Le Pélerinage à l’île de Cynthère / The Embarkation for Cythera by Watteau (1717) La Raie / The Ray by Chardin (1728) Le Verrou / The Lock by Fragonard (1775-1777) The Embarkation for Cythera is an allegorical love story at its finest when The Lock is a true symbol of the libertine spirit of the 18th century. The Ray’s  realism of the different elements of this false still life has forever served as a model to artists. Discover more about ... Read More »


THE EXPERIENCE: A DIGITAL JOURNEY WITH FRANCE Immersive, Multimedia and Interactive Journey For All This immersive journey, the first of its kind in India, celebrates the breadth and depth of the relationship between India and France in a way it has never been told before – from technology to culture, from yesterday to tomorrow. Firmly anchored in a variety of domains, the French links with India are largely unknown and sharply under-estimated. The Experience brings them to the fore, highlighting ... Read More »


  AKADÊMIA presents SONGS OF THE HEART A mix of devotion and passion, joy and tears, Songs of the Heart features music by French and Italian composers illustrated by poetry from the Renaissance and Baroque eras in dialogue with jewels of Indian poetry. Similar lyrics celebrate both mystical and profane love in the Songs of Songs from the Bible (in musical settings by Palestrina or Monteverdi) and in Les Amours de Ronsard (music by Anthoine de Bertrand). We also find parallels in ancient Tamil love poems or in ... Read More »


Mia et le Migou / Mia and the Migoo by Jacques-Rémy Girerd (91′) A young girl’s search for her father in a tropical paradise, threatened by the construction of a gigantic hotel resort. More than a beautifully animated adventure, this movie raises important questions regarding the impact of human action on environment. ♦Trailer♦ In partnership with Prithvi Theatre & Institut Français Read More »

BONJOUR INDIA – 10 YEARS 10 FILMS | 9 mois ferme

10 YEARS 10 FILMS Here is an opportunity for Indian audiences to catch up on the best of French cinema of the past decade! 10 Years – 10 Films will showcase one iconic French film of each of the past 10 years in an online festival. Because cinema is still a public affair, three films of the selection will be screened at Theosophy Hall in order to reach a variety of audiences. Indian VOD platform ‘Hotstar’ will showcase the diversity and richness ... Read More »


HIGH TABLES with Alain Passard Michelin starred Chef Alain Passard, owner and chef of the three-star restaurant Arpège in Paris, will create unique prestigious dinners using his signature style. Vegetables are the centrepiece in Passard’s kitchen, where red meat has been banned since 2001. Passard will bring a refreshing taste of this garden-to-table cuisine right to the high tables in India. In partnership with Oberoi Trident Read More »

BONJOUR INDIA – Times of India Litfest, The Other City & The Next Page

 Times of India Litfest, The Other City & The Next Page The Other City comprises debates, lectures, meetings and encounters with authors, policy makers, innovators, activists and all those bringing fresh perspectives to current ways of thinking about the city. Together, they pave a new path to the Smart City project through an alternate way, i.e. through “The Other City”. Come and follow us on this journey, and become an active part of the cities of tomorrow. Aurélien Bellanger, a ... Read More »