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REFUNDS: DELF-DALF MARCH 2020

Candidates who had registered for the DELF-DALF Exams in March 2020 are hereby informed that we will be processing the refunds of the same via BANK TRANSFER. Please go through ALL of the following details: a) It is COMPULSORY for ALL candidates who had paid for the March 2020 DELF-DALF Exams to take a refund. This amount CANNOT be left with Alliance Française de Bombay under ANY circumstances to pay for another exam/course etc. (eg: This amount CANNOT be used to transfer a candidate’s ... Read More »

Webinar | Making of Animated Film ‘Gus’

7 pm on Oct 30 (Fri) Within the framework of the Online Edition of the Fête du cinéma d’animation, join us for a webinar in French at 7 pm on Oct 30 (Fri) on how the Animated Film Gus was made! Jean-Baptiste Spieser, the Technical Director of Studio TeamTO, will explain the different stages of the film’s production and how artists, technicians, auteurs, and production staff came together to make it happen! Note: The film Gus (subtitled in English) can ... Read More »

Animated Films | Fête du cinéma d’animation 2020

Within the framework of the Online Edition of the Fête du cinéma d’animation, enjoy a series of French and African Animated films for FREE till Oct 31 via this link ! The selection comprises of both full-length feature films and short films including: Adama by Simon Rouby Gus by Christian de Vita (Film available for streaming throughout the festival + Webinar in French on the Making of the film at 7 pm on Oct 30 – details here) Tales of ... Read More »

French Classes – List of Holidays in 2020

Please find below the list of Public Holidays for 2020 on which Alliance Française de Bombay will NOT conduct classes : Winter Term      – Jan to Mar 2020 Jan 26 (Sun)        – Republic Day Mar 10 (Tue)      – Holi Mar 25 (Wed)    – Gudi Padwa Summer Term – Apr to Jun 2020 May 1 (Fri)          – Labour Day / Maharashtra Day May 25 (Mon)   – Ramzan – Eid Monsoon Term – July to Sep 2020 July 31 (Fri)         – ... Read More »

Study Material – Summer 2020 + Monsoon 2020

Please note that students from the Summer 2020 batch and the Monsoon 2020 batch are requested to collect the hard copy of their study material. Kindly go through ALL the guidelines given below CAREFULLY. WHO IS ELIGIBLE FOR THE HARD COPY OF THE STUDY MATERIAL? A student who had pursued a course either in the Summer 2020 Batch (Apr 2020 to Jun 2020) OR the Monsoon 2020 Batch (Jul 2020 to Sep 2020) AND The said student was using the ... Read More »

SHORT FILMS | Très Court International Film Festival (Online Edition)

June 5 (Fri) to June 14 (Sun) For the 2nd consecutive year, we bring you exclusive FREE screenings from the ‘Très Court International Film Festival’. Use the code TC-MUMBAI on this link to access the films! The goal is to present the très court format i.e. films of any genre (fiction, animation, documentary, music video, video blog etc.) which are less than 4 minutes long. Free and Open to Everyone in India | No Registration Needed | Subtitled in English ... Read More »

Fête de la Musique 2020

Fête de la Musique or World Music Day is an annual global celebration of music in all its diversity! This year, Alliance Française de Bombay in partnership with the network of Alliances Françaises in India brings you the unique opportunity to become a part of this musical extravaganza by participating in a digital contest! Send us a video of you singing and/or playing a musical instrument in accordance with the rules and regulations highlighted below and you could stand the ... Read More »

ONLINE DISCUSSION | Je viens de loin, j’écris en français – Shumona Sinha

Je viens de loin, j’écris en français is a series of rencontres started in 2017 by Alliance française Paris Ile-de-France which focuses on foreign auteurs who have chosen French as their language of expression. The current edition marks the first time that the event will be conducted live online. The invitee for this edition, Shumona Sinha, was born in Kolkata and was awarded the Prix du rayonnement de la langue française in 2014 by the Académie française for her third ... Read More »

Comic Strip Competition 2020

Did you know that the French Ministry of Culture has declared 2020 as the Year of Comic Books ? To celebrate the occasion, the network of Alliances Françaises in India and Nepal is proud to present the Comic Strip Competition 2020 in partnership with the BDNF App and the French Institute in India ! Participants have to use the BDNF App (available on App Store or Play Store) to create an original comic strip as per the rules and regulations highlighted below. A tutorial ... Read More »