Nov 20th (Wed.), 7pm, Prithvi Theatre Amanda by Mikhaël Hers (104′) When 20-year-old David’s elder sister is brutally killed in an attack, he finds himself having to take charge of his 7-year-old niece, Amanda. Free and open to everyone | No registration needed | Subtitled in English Please refer to the Facebook Event via this link ♦ Trailer ♦   In partnership with Institut Français & Prithvi Theatre Read More »

PANEL DISCUSSION & READING | Le Tiruppavai ou Le chant matinal de Margali

Nov 19th (Tue.), 6:30pm, Alliance Française Auditorium (Theosophy Hall) Le Tiruppavai ou Le chant matinal de Margali French Translation by Dr. Vasumathi Badrinathan We present a panel discussion on the book Le Tiruppavai ou Le chant matinal de Margali with the translator Dr. Vasumathi Badrinathan [ Classical Musician & Head, Department of French, University of Mumbai ] along with the panelists Prof. Dr. Shobana Vasudevan [ Principal, R.A. Podar College of Commerce ] and Dr. Malini Shankar, IAS [ Member, ... Read More »

TÊTE-À-TÊTE | Alexandre Herer Nunataq & The Dharavi Dream Project

Nov 20th (Wed.), 6:30pm, Alliance Française Auditorium (Theosophy Hall) We present a tête à tête with the French band Alexandre Herer Nunataq along with artists from The Dharavi Dream Project. The French pianist Alexandre Herer had visited India for the first time in India in 2018. During this tour, his band conducted a few artistic exchanges in Dharavi about rhythm and improvisation which culminated in a jam-session with young rappers and beat boxers. The current visit is an extension of ... Read More »


Nov 15th (Fri.), 12 noon, G-12 Auditorium (Ground Floor, Ramnarain Ruia Autonomous College) In partnership with Banjara Theatre and the Department of French (Ramnarain Ruia Autonomous College), we bring you a solo performed reading by Rashi Bunny of a new adaptation and translation of a playscript based on Antoine de Saint-Exupéry’s Classic French novella Le petit prince which tells the story of a little boy who leaves the safety of his own tiny planet to travel the universe. In the ... Read More »


Nov 17th (Sun.), 8pm, antiSOCIAL (Mathuradas Mill Compound, Lower Parel) French Waves by Julian Starke (65′) Within the framework of Novembre Numérique (Digital November) and in partnership with Institut Français along with antiSOCIAL, we present a screening of Julian Starke’s groundbreaking documentary French Waves. Consisting of a series of interviews with iconic artists from yesterday and today, the film presents the younger generation’s take on French electro music. Julian traces the American roots of techno and house music, brings the ... Read More »

DELF-DALF Exams – Online Registration Guidelines

GENERAL GUIDELINES Online Registrations : All aspiring candidates for the DELF/DALF examinations are hereby informed that registrations for the same will only take place ONLINE and via a Laptop/Computer (the Registration Link is NOT Mobile-Compatible). NO requests for on-site registrations will be entertained at any of our centers.  Order of Registrations :  Registrations for the DELF-DALF Examinations are STRICTLY on a first-come first-serve basis. NO requests will be entertained under ANY circumstances once seats for any level get full. Rules ... Read More »

AF @ DR. BHAU DAJI LAD MUSEUM – Klein, Warhol, & Bacon

Oct 31 (Thu), 6pm, Dr. Bhau Daji Lad Museum Anthropométrie de l’époque bleue by Klein (1960)  Ten Lizes by Warhol (1963) Trois personnages dans une pièce by Bacon (1964) Anthropométrie de l’époque bleue is a monumental work of the artist which was made as part of a performance at Galerie internationale d’Art contemporain in 1960. Ten Lizes belongs to Warhol’s early period as an artist wherein he represents an icon of the entertainment industry, Elizabeth Taylor. Trois personnages dans une pièce is one ... Read More »

BOOK LAUNCH | Inde, La disparition de Jean-Baptiste

Nov 5 (Tue), 6:30pm, Theosophy Hall For seven years, a French couple have been travelling back and forth between India and France in search of their son Jean-Baptiste – a cyclist who vanished without a trace in the subcontinent whilst on a tour around the world. The writer and journalist Dominique Hoeltgen recounts the harrowing struggles and the boundless faith of this couple through her book Inde, la disparition de Jean-Baptiste. The journey is personal as well as spiritual and ... Read More »

French Courses for Kids

French for Kids! Alliance Française is a world leader in the teaching of French, and has been reaching language learners throughout the world for over 130 years . Alliance Française de Bombay offers a wide variety of language courses for young learners designed to develop your child’s confidence in French and help them prepare for official examinations. We are committed to providing the highest quality language teaching and all our teachers are well-qualified and highly experienced in teaching young learners. ... Read More »

Fête du Cinéma d’Animation – 18th Edition

Let’s Get Animated! A Celebration of Animated Films La Fête du Cinéma d’Animation or the Celebration of Animated Films is a unique initiative with the goal of promoting animated films in France and abroad. An homage to Charles-Émile Reynaud, who is credited with being the first person to project animated films, the event takes place around October 28 every year. This date corresponds to the first public projection of animated strips in the world at Musée Grévin (Paris) on October ... Read More »