Events

FRENCH CINEMA – Tout est pardonné / All is forgiven

IMPORTANT The Monday screenings / French Cinema at the Alliance Française Auditorium are strictly reserved for members only. For membership queries, please contact Sheryn at sheryn@afindia.org The Management Tout est pardonné / All is forgiven by Mia Hansen-Løve (105′) Victor falls in love and moves in with a young woman who supplies him with drugs, while Annette leaves him and disappears with their daughter. Twelve years later, Pamela discovers that her father still lives in Paris and decides to go ... Read More »

AF @ DR. BHAU DAJI LAD MUSEUM – Baroque Art Part 2

La Tour “The Cheater of the Ace of Diamonds” (1635) Le Lorrain “Seaport at Sunset”(1639) Rubens “The portaits of Hélène Fourment” (around 1636) Some of the qualities most frequently associated with the Baroque are grandeur, sensuous richness, drama, vitality, movement, tension, emotional exuberance, and a tendency to blur distinctions between the various arts. Dive into Baroque Art with the second part of this series of documentaries by Alain Jaubert. Free entry In partnership with Dr Bhau Daji Lad Museum  Read More »

FRENCH CINEMA – Gadjo Dilo

IMPORTANT Starting in October, the Monday screenings / French Cinema at Alliance Française Auditorium will be strictly restricted to members only. For membership queries, please contact Sheryn at sheryn@afindia.org The Direction FETE DU CINEMA D’ANIMATION AF Bombay celebrates “La Fête du cinéma d’animation” from the 1st to the 31st of October in collaboration with Institut Français. Screenings from the collection “En sortant de l’école”/”Out of school” will be organised every Monday at the AF Auditorium this month. This collection highlights emerging French animators whose ... Read More »

FRENCH ANIMATION @ PRITHVI – Une vie de chat / A Cat in Paris

Une vie de chat / A Cat in Paris by Jean-Loup Felicioli and Alain Gagnol (70′) In Paris, a cat who lives a secret life as a burglar’s aide must come to the rescue of Zoe, the little girl he lives with, after she falls into the clutches of a gangster. ♦Trailer♦ In partnership with Prithvi Theatre & Institut Français Read More »

FRENCH CINEMA – L’intrus / The intruder

IMPORTANT Starting in October, the Monday screenings / French Cinema at Alliance Française Auditorium will be strictly restricted to members only. For membership queries, please contact Sheryn at sheryn@afindia.org The Direction FETE DU CINEMA D’ANIMATION AF Bombay celebrates “La Fête du cinéma d’animation” from the 1st to the 31st of October in collaboration with Institut Français. Screenings from the collection “En sortant de l’école”/”Out of school” will be organised every Monday at the AF Auditorium this month. This collection highlights emerging French animators whose ... Read More »

TASTE WEEK | COOKING WORKSHOPS- Ratatouille & Macarons

TASTE WEEK | COOKING WORKSHOPS “Taste Week” or “Semaine du Goût” is a celebrated pedagogical week in France filled with gastronomic specialities, the spirit to try new foods and a week to teach kids (and reinforce in adults) the importance of taste and taste development.  French tasting week is held annually in mid-October and Alliance Française de Bombay is happy to bring  you the unique opportunity of enjoying this week by cooking some traditional French dishes!  FRENCH RATATOUILLE- workshop Learn how to ... Read More »

FRENCH CINEMA – Tout en haut du monde / On top of the world

IMPORTANT Starting in October, the Monday screenings / French Cinema at Alliance Française Auditorium will be strictly restricted to members only. For membership queries, please contact Sheryn at sheryn@afindia.org The Direction FETE DU CINEMA D’ANIMATION AF Bombay celebrates “La Fête du cinéma d’animation” from the 1st to the 31st of October in collaboration with Institut Français. Screenings from the collection “En sortant de l’école”/”Out of school” will be organised every Monday at the AF Auditorium this month. This collection highlights emerging French animators whose ... Read More »

CAFE PHILO

Philosophy is coming back to Alliance Française Library! Come and share your views on some philosophical topics. No need to be an expert in Philosophy, everyone is welcome to discuss and exchange their thoughts in an informal and friendly atmosphere. A brain massage like no other! Photo Credits – Ryan D’Souza Free entry – No registration necessary | Event in French & English Read More »

ANTISOCIAL EVENINGS WITH AFB – Timbuktu

Timbuktu by Abderrahmane Sissako (100′) The cattle herder Kidane lives peacefully with his wife Satima, daughter, and shepherd in the dunes near Timbuktu. In the city, people suffer under the Jihadists with each day bringing new sentences. Kidane and his family are spared the chaos but their destiny is about to change abruptly. ♦Trailer♦ In partnership with AntiSocial & Institut Français Read More »

AF @ DR. BHAU DAJI LAD MUSEUM – Le Caravage, Pierro Della Francesca & Miniature Persane

Le Caravage “The Cycle of Saint Matthieu” (around 1600) Piero Della Francesca “The Flogging” (around 1610) Miniature Persane “The Gardens of paradise” (1620-1624) The work that distinguishes the Baroque period is stylistically complex, even contradictory. In general, the desire to evoke emotional states by appealing to the senses, often in dramatic ways, underlies its manifestations. Immerse yourself in Baroque art with these films, the first part of a series of documentaries by Alain Jaubert. In partnership with Dr Bhau Daji Lad Museum & Institut français Read More »