Events

UPDATE – BONJOUR INDIA | TATA LITERATURE LIVE! – THE NEXT PAGE & METRO LANDS

Tata Literature Live! The Mumbai Litfest returns in its eight edition for four days of thought-provoking sessions, forums, performances, readings, and discussions featuring writers and thinkers from across the globe. By bringing France’s most innovative and brilliant writers and thinkers to the festival, Bonjour India will write a new chapter in the history of Indo-French literary exchange and circulation of ideas. Within the framework of Bonjour India 2017-18,  three events will be organised as part of Tata Literature Live: Words of Inspiration – ... Read More »

BOOK LAUNCH & CONCERT OF EASY PIANO MELODIES

  Furtados Music and Alliance Française de Bombay present the Mumbai launch and performance of some pieces from Minu Puri’s book “Easy Piano Melodies” by Benjamin Barria, in addition to a programme of classical and romantic piano music. The programme also includes French and Indian songs sung by Francis Barria. Free entrance     Read More »

FRENCH CINEMA- L’enfance nue / Naked Childhood

L’enfance nue / Naked Childhood by Maurice Pialat (82′) An anguished foster child takes to mischief and lies as his foster parents do their best to love and care for him. But it might be too little, too late in this emotionally devastating portrayal of the orphaned child. French with English subtitles ♦Trailer in French♦   In partnership with Institut Français      Read More »

BONJOUR INDIA | FRENCH TECH TOUR & CONNECTING DAYS

  As part of Bonjour India, Business France organises the French Tech Tour India 2017 from the 13th to the 17th of November to build bridges between India and France Tech start-up ecosystems, and the forum “Connecting days” on French design on the 30th of November. For further information please visit www.bonjour-india.in   Created with Business France Read More »

BELGIAN CINEMA- Memoirs of a Hindu Princess

Memoirs of a Hindu Princess by Françoise Levie (66′)   On the occasion of the State Visit of Their Majesties the King and the Queen of the Belgians to the Republic of India, discover the history of Indian Princely States through the life of an iconic woman, Gayatri Devi, author of “A Princess Remembers”. HE Mr Rudy Demotte, Minister-President of the Wallonia-Brussels Federation Government, will introduce the documentary before the screening. English audio with French subtitles.    In partnership with ... Read More »

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 »