Overview

Concert: Electro Deluxe

Type: Event Location: Blue Frog City: Bombay Date: Thu, 2010/09/23 – 9:30pm Price: Free for Alliance Française members only. Category: Concert   Electro Deluxe In partnership with Blue Frog     A Jazz-hybrid album fuelled by a dynamite sound of Groove and Hip Hop. At the meeting point of Herbie Hancock, Buckshot LeFonque and Meshell Ndegeocello, Electro Deluxe introduces a personal vision in the world of Jazz. The album unites several guest musicians each bringing their individual talents and influences ... Read More »

Journées Du Patrimoine / Heritage days

Type: Event City: Bombay Date: Wed, 2010/09/15 (All day) Price: Free for all In partnership with Julie Van Rechem     The European Heritage days were initially started in France in 1991. During three days, people can visit official buildings usually closed to the public and enter museums free of charge.Today, over forty countries participate in Heritage Days. They are days when a country celebrates its culture, traditions and natural landscapes, as well as its architecture and historic buildings.  This ... Read More »

Documentary : Three men and a bulb

Type: Event Location: Alliance Française, Auditorium City: Bombay Date: Tue, 2010/09/14 – 7:00pm Price: Free for all Category: Film screening   In partnership with Vikalp Film Archive Three men and a Bulb, by Pankaj Rishi Kumar.     Far away, in a small village, in the foothills of the Himalayas, three men earn their livelihood from a gharat (watermill). The life these 3 men lead is meager, with access neither to electricity nor employment that brings regular income. Farming is ... Read More »

Rendez vous with French cinema

Type: Event Location: Little Theater, NCPA City: Bombay Date: Wed, 2010/09/08 – 6:30pm Price: For Members of AFB and NCPA only. Entrance against membership cards. Category: Film screening In partnership with NCPA     Come and share your passion and emotions with other cinema enthusiasts at the new « Rendez-vous with French cinema » being organized jointly by Alliance Française de Bombay and the NCPA every second Wednesday of the month. To begin with, we will pay tribute to the genius ... Read More »

Ciné Club : La Cienaga

Type: Event Location: Alliance française de Bombay, auditorium City: Bombay Date: Fri, 2010/08/20 – 7:00pm Price: Free entrance for members only. Category: Film screening   La Cienaga, by Lucrecia Martel     A beautiful portrait of Argentine’s middle-class. In an atmosphere of  torpor and decadence, Mecha a 53 years old women invites her cousin and her family  to spend the summer in their country home to avoid the heat of the city. As time passes, the families struggle more and ... Read More »

Ciné Club : Le chaos

Type: Event Location: Alliance française de Bombay, auditorium City: Bombay Date: Tue, 2010/08/17 – 7:00pm Price: Free entrance for members only. Category: Film screening   Le Chaos, by Youssef Chahine     In Cairo, a corrupt policeman, Hatim, controls Choura a popular area. Only the women he loves Nour , a school teacher, dare to confront him. Nour is in love with another man, Chérif the young and handsome public prosecutor, a critic of the so called democratic movement in ... Read More »

Documentary

Type: Event Location: Alliance française de Bombay, auditorium City: Bombay Date: Fri, 2010/08/13 – 7:00pm Price: Free for all Category: Film screening   In partnership with Vikalp Film Archive Cowboys in India, by Simon Chambers In a remote and impoverished region of Orissa, a London filmmaker is unaware of the trouble he will cause his two endearing, bumbling local guides as they investigate the Corporate Social Responsibility program of the high-profile, London-based mining company Vedanta. The company plans to mine ... Read More »

Ciné Club : Platform

Type: Event Location: Alliance française de Bombay, auditorium City: Bombay Date: Tue, 2010/08/10 – 7:00pm Price: Free entrance for members only. Category: Film screening   Platform, by Jia Zhang-Ke This movie takes place in the little town of Fenyang in Shanxi, between the end of the 1970s to the beginning of 1900s. We follow a group of twenty people who discover the change in their country. If this movie looks like a documentary, the critics qualified it as “Pop Art” ... Read More »

Literature, Mots dessinés et bandes croisées

Type: Event Location: alliance française, Library City: Bombay Date: Mon, 2010/08/09 (All day) Price: Free for all Category: Workshop From the 9th to the 24th of August, the librarian of the Alliance Française offers you a contest in order to (re)discover the French comics!   To participate:  You have to be a student of the Alliance (level A2 and higher) and register by sending an e-mail to [email protected] before Thursday, August the 24th. The rules: The participant will have to ... Read More »

Concert : Summer Duo

Type: Event Location: Gallery BMB City: Bombay Date: Fri, 2010/08/06 – 7:00pm Price: Free for all. Registration required at Alliance française de Bombay or Gallery BMB. Category: Concert Summer Duo           Classical Guitarist Shyamanth Behal  in duo with French Flutist Yohann Egret. A duo performance of Western Classical Music by an Indian classical guitarist Shyamant Behal and a French flautist Yohann Egret. Other than an exceptional classical musical performance, the concert will give an exquisite example ... Read More »