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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 »

PERFORMED READING | The Little Prince

Oct 11th (Fri.), 3 pm, Marathi Bhasha Bhavan Auditorium (University of Mumbai – Kalina Campus) In partnership with Banjara Theatre and the Department of French (University of Mumbai), 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 ... Read More »

DU FLE 2019-20

Diplôme Universitaire de Français Langue Étrangère   Promotion 2019-2020 Inscriptions ouvertes jusqu’à minuit (heure locale) le 17 novembre, 2019. Vous êtes étudiant ou déjà professeur de français langue étrangère et souhaitez vous former pour obtenir un diplôme d’université reconnu ? Les Alliances Françaises d’Inde, en partenariat avec Le Mans Université et les services culturels de l’Ambassade de France en Inde, vous proposent de suivre un programme de formation de qualité pour développer vos compétences et préparer l’examen du Diplôme Universitaire ... Read More »

FRENCH CINEMA @ Prithvi – Les fauves

September 18th (Wed), 7 pm, Prithvi Theatre Les fauves by Vincent Mariette (83′) In the heart of summer, rumours about a feline predator start spreading on a camping site. A teenage girl decides to solve the mystery! Free and open to everyone | No registration needed | Subtitled in English Please refer to the Facebook Event via this link ♦ Trailer in French ♦ In partnership with Institut Français & Prithvi Theatre Read More »

PERFORMED READING | The Little Prince

September 15th (Sun), 7:30 pm,  St. Andrew’s Centre for Philosophy & Performing Arts (located in St. Andrew’s College, Bandra) In partnership with Banjara Theatre and St. Andrew’s Centre for Philosophy and Performing Arts, 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 ... Read More »

WORKSHOP | Enseigner le FLE grâce au théâtre

Session 1 : Sept 13th (Fri), 10am, Le Cercle littéraire (Kala Ghoda, Mumbai) Session 2 : Fri. Sept 20th (Fri), 10am, Le Cercle littéraire (Kala Ghoda, Mumbai) In partnership with Le Cercle Littéraire and the Centre for European Studies, University of Mumbai; we bring you a workshop on Masque et Jeu physique. Conducted by Frédéric Simon, this workshop is aimed at current teachers of Français Langue Etrangère and for people who wish to eventually teach the language. It will focus ... Read More »

REGISTRATIONS FULL – MIDNIGHT CYCLING | Moonlight Mumbai

Please note that registrations for this event are already full Sept 14th (Sat.), Midnight, South Mumbai Please note that registrations for this event are already full Mumbai Riders has been curating weekend experiences in Mumbai since 2016. In partnership with them, we present a midnight cycling tour to make you fall in love with the empty streets, windy sea-facing roads, and the silence of this thriving metropolis. You should know how to ride a bicycle. We will provide the rest ... Read More »

PERFORMED READING | The Little Prince

Aug 23 (Fri) | 6:30 pm | Theosophy Hall In partnership with Banjara Theatre, 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 process, he learns the vagaries of adult behaviour through a series of extraordinary ... Read More »

RECITAL | Camille Claudel – Into The Fire

Sept 10 (Tue) | 6:30 pm | Theosophy Hall Inspired by the life of the French sculptor Camille Claudel, this recital brings together the mezzo-soprano Anoushka Pokhare and the pianist Nadine Jo Crasto. Before each piece, Nadine recounts a story from the life of Camille Claudel which inspired that particular piece. The audience is thus transported into another realm and is able to connect deeply with this emblematic figure. Event in English | Free and open to everyone | No ... Read More »

e-TEF

(electronic Test d’Évaluation de Français) is an international test that measures your overall level of proficiency in French. Results are valid up to 2 years from the date the results are announced. The e-TEF is approved by French and Canadian institutions and universities. Please refer to Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) for more information on immigration to Canada/Québec. What is e-TEF used for? | Test format | Attestation of results | Test dates for 2019 | Fees and Registration | Prepare for ... Read More »