Events

Film Screening | AYA

Alliance Française de Bombay is excited to host an exclusive screening of the award-winning French film - AYA as a part of the  All Living Things Environmental Film Festival 2022! Set against the themes of Environmentalism and Sustainable Living, mark your calendar for an evening of thought-provoking cinema that will stay with you long after the credits have rolled. Read More »

VISUAL ARTS | Mr. Poes in Mumbai

Transforming the walls of Mumbai through colours and murals is the French artist Mr. Poes! Bringing his colourful style and an inexhaustible repertoire of forms to India, this renowned graffiti artist from Paris will exhibit his unique artistic skills to this city of dreams. Read More »

PIANO RECITAL | Maxime Zecchini

Alliance Française de Bombay  presents a piano concert by Maxime Zecchini, the specialist in left-hand repertoire, in collaboration with the NCPA, Mumbai. In this concert, Zecchini will include a programme that shows all possibilities of the left-hand, from French classical masterpieces to film music. From the virtuosity of his left hand to his impressive readings of classic piano pieces, Zecchini is a rare musical sensation who has inspired many through his magical touch on the instrument Read More »

Novembre Numérique 2022

Alliance Française de Bombay is excited to celebrate the digital art festival “Novembre Numérique”, an initiative by Institut français en Inde to promote digital cultures every year in November. The sixth edition of this festival highlights French digital art in its various forms like virtual reality, augmented reality and many more. Join us in exploring the various possibilities of innovative artistic content all through the tiny devices in our hands. AF Bombay opens its doors to everyone to experience this immersive virtual festival! Read More »

NOIR IN MUMBAI | The Kala Ghoda Mystery

A unique literary investigation game — The Kala Ghoda Mystery, will be happening for the first time in Mumbai, in association with Tata Lit Live and the French Institute in India The lucky winner who solves the mystery will win TWO TICKETS TO PARIS! The game will take the audience through narrow streets of Mumbai’s Art District — Kala Ghoda, to solve the theft of the blue sapphire. This urban trail will require the participants’ entire attention to gather clues hidden on their way and uncover the truth behind this crime.  Read More »

NOIR IN MUMBAI | Panel Discussions

Noir in Mumbai premieres in India as part of Tata Literature Live! The Mumbai LitFest. Three rising stars of French crime fiction — Johana Gustawsson, Sophie Hénaff and Jérôme Loubry, joined by ​​Kalpana Swaminathan of the Lalli series fame will come together and engage the audience in panel discussions on Noir writing at the Tata Literature Live! Read More »

NOIR IN MUMBAI | Poulets Grillés Film Screening

Screening exclusively at Alliance Française de Bombay, an award-winning French detective-comedy - ‘Poulets Grillés’ followed by Q&A session with author Sophie Hénaff. A Franco-Belgian film directed by Pascal Lahmani, Poulets Grillés follows the story of a fallen star of the Lyon police force, Anne Capestan. After a serious mistake at work, Anne finds herself in charge of the mysterious '4th brigade': a unit to which all the impossible-to-get-rid-of misfits clogging up departments are transferred. Read More »

EXHIBITION WALKTHROUGH | Hermès In Motion

Alliance Française de Bombay is delighted to host guided tours at the Hermès - In Motion Exhibition exclusively for AF Bombay students and members. In Motion is a part of the Hermès Heritage exhibition that creates a dialogue between Hermès historical and contemporary collections. The exhibition explores the history of the House with its iconic themes, colours and objects, represented by generations of creators and craftsmen. Read More »

FRENCH CINEMA | La Dernière vie de Simon

La Dernière vie de Simon by Léo Karmann (103′) Simon, a young orphan, has an extraordinary power: he can take the appearance of people he has already touched. One day, his best friend dies in an accident, there are no witnesses… Simon decides to take his appearance and realize his dream: to have a family. But how long can the charade last? Free Event | Limited Seats | Screening Exclusively for Members & Current Students of AF Bombay only | ... Read More »

BONJOUR INDIA 2022 | DANCE – ELEKTRIK by Blanca Li

As part of Bonjour India 2022, join us for the dance performance ELEKTRIK by Blanca Li – a unique choreographed piece coupled with electro music infused with baroque influences which rewrites what electro dance means itself! Electro as a dance style was invented in the suburbs of Paris in the 2000s. The unique dance style has continuously evolved since then to become synonymous with explosive but precise movements. ELEKTRIK is the brainchild of Blanca Li who is credited as being one of the ... Read More »