Events

Digital Screening | International Dance Day

Join Alliance Française de Pune at 7 pm on April 30 (Fri) for a virtual screening of the documentary Maguy Marin: Time to Act which recounts the life and career of the contemporary dancer Maguy Marin ! This screening is being brought to you in the framework of April Dance 2021 – a week-long programme curated by IAPAR in association with THE BOX on the occasion of International Dance Day to question and take stock of the creative practices that have come ... Read More »

FRANCOPHONIE 2021 | Belgian Documentary – Ni juge, ni soumise

Ni juge, ni soumise by Yves Hinant, Jean Libon (100′) In partnership with Wallonie-Bruxelles International, we present to you a screening of the documentary Ni juge, ni soumise – a portrait of the eccentric Belgian judge Anne Gruwez. A hard-to-forget character, Anne is a unique mix of idealism and philanthropy hidden under a tough exterior. Throughout the documentary, her calm demeanour is often in stark contrast to the grisly criminal investigations that she is a part of. Anne’s politically incorrect ... Read More »

FRANCOPHONIE 2021 | Québécois Film – Tadoussac

Tadoussac by Martin Laroche (90′) In partnership with the Société de développement des entreprises culturelles and the Québec Government Office in Mumbai, we present to you a screening of Tadoussac as part of Francophonie 2021. The film tells the story of the 18-year-old Chloé who runs away from Montreal in the middle of winter and hitch-hikes to Tadoussac (a small Quebec tourist village). Like many other young travelers, she starts working at the local hostel in exchange for a room. ... Read More »

FRANCOPHONIE 2021 | French-Canadian Playlists – Music to my ears

Music to my ears Courtesy of the Consulate General of Canada in Mumbai, we bring to you Music to my ears – THREE specially-curated playlists to get you grooving to francophone music from Canada! Keep an eye on this page from Mar 25 (Thu) onwards to get access to these playlists on Spotify & Apple Music! In 2021, Canada joins the Francophonie community in celebrating 51 years of the Organisation internationale de la Francophonie. The playlists highlighted below have been ... Read More »

FRANCOPHONIE 2021 | Playlists franco-canadiennes – Musique à mes oreilles

Musique à mes oreilles En collaboration avec le Consulat général du Canada à Mumbai, nous vous proposons Musique à mes oreilles – TROIS playlists de musique francophone du Canada ! Gardez un œil sur cette page à partir du jeudi 25 mars pour accéder à ces playlists sur Spotify et Apple Music ! En 2021, le Canada se joint à la communauté de la francophonie pour célébrer les 51 ans de l’Organisation internationale de la Francophonie. L’unité de la diplomatie culturelle aux Affaires mondiales ... Read More »

FRANCOPHONIE 2021 | Québécois Film – Les fleurs oubliées

Les fleurs oubliées by André Forcier (102′) In partnership with the Société de développement des entreprises culturelles and the Québec Government Office in Mumbai, we present to you a screening of Les fleurs oubliées as part of Francophonie 2021. The film tells the story of Brother Marie-Victorin, founder of Montreal’s Botanical Garden, who is bored of heaven and decides to return to Earth to help a beekeeper save Quebec’s flora from Transgenia, a multinational that is poisoning the Earth with ... Read More »

FRANCOPHONIE 2021 | Swiss Concert – Célina Ramsauer

Soirée suisse avec Célina Ramsauer Join us for a virtual concert with the French-speaking Swiss singer, composer & accordionist Célina Ramsauer within the framework of Francophonie 2021. This event is being organised in partnership with the Official Swiss Diplomatic Missions in India in cooperation with the Alliances Françaises in India. Event in French | Free & Open to Everyone | No Registration Needed  WATCH THE FULL VIDEO HERE Concert Teaser About Célina Ramsauer Born and raised in Switzerland, Célina is ... Read More »

FRANCOPHONIE 2021 | Belgian Digital Celebration – L’appel d’air

L’appel d’air Within the framework of Francophonie 2021, we present to you a digital celebration which will take you to the heart of francophone cultural diversity. This event is being presented courtesy of Wallonie-Bruxelles International and the Representation of the International Organisation of La Francophonie to the European Union. The digital evening will include a wide variety of programs: Circus: Cie Ivoire Cirque Décalé (Ivory Coast) Humour: Thomas Wiesel (Switzerland) Dance: Serge Aimé Coulibaly, Cie Faso Danse Théâtre (Burkina Faso) ... Read More »

FRANCOPHONIE 2021 | Québécois Virtual Concert – Symphonie croisée québécoise et marathe

Symphonie croisée québécoise et marathe In partnership with the Québec Government Office in Mumbai, we present to you a virtual concert of legends and biographical songs from Québec & Maharashtra sung in French and Marathi at 7 pm on March 17 (Wed) in the framework of Francophonie 2021. The concert features the Québécois singer-songwriter Alexandre Belliard along with the Powada-singing group of Dr. Ganesh Chandanshive. Event in French & Marathi | Limited Seats | Registration Mandatory – Seats will be allocated ... Read More »

FRANCOPHONIE 2021 | Swiss Author – Elisa Shua Dusapin

An Evening with the Swiss Author Elisa Shua Dusapin Within the framework of [In]Writing and Swiss Literary Days, we were part of an evening with the French-Speaking Swiss Author Elisa Shua Dusapin. This event was organised in partnership with the Official Swiss Diplomatic Missions in India, Pro Helvetia New Delhi Swiss Arts Council, the French Institute in India, and Alliance Française de Delhi. The evening consisted of 2 parts: a) 6 pm – A Bilingual Reading (English & French) of excerpts from the ... Read More »