Events

TÊTE-À-TÊTE | Alexandre Herer Nunataq & The Dharavi Dream Project

We present a tête à tête with the French band Alexandre Herer Nunataq along with artists from The Dharavi Dream Project. The French pianist Alexandre Herer had visited India for the first time in India in 2018. During this tour, his band conducted a few artistic exchanges in Dharavi about rhythm and improvisation which culminated in a jam-session with young rappers and beat boxers. The current visit is an extension of the same project and combines jazz and hip-hop but ... Read More »

FRENCH CINEMA @ PRITHVI – Amanda

Amanda by Mikhaël Hers (104′) When 20-year-old David’s elder sister is brutally killed in an attack, he finds himself having to take charge of his 7-year-old niece, Amanda. Free and open to everyone | No registration needed | Subtitled in English Please refer to the Facebook Event via this link ♦ Trailer ♦   In partnership with Institut Français & Prithvi Theatre Read More »

CONCERT | THIEFS ft. Sushin Shyam & Neha Nair

Within the framework of in[Chorus] by Alliance Française de Delhi and in partnership with the French Institute in India, SPEDIDAM, ADAMI, and G5A; we present a concert with the French band THIEFS in collaboration with the singer Neha Nair and the musician-composer Sushin Shyam. THIEFS is a mix of jazz, hip-hop, and electronica which has just released its second album GRAFT. Sushin is the keyboardist of the Indian Metal band The Down Troddence whilst Neha is the lead female singer ... Read More »

WORKSHOP | Prix du jeune écrivain

Sat. 23rd, 1pm, Le Cercle littéraire (Kala Ghoda, Mumbai) In partnership with Le Cercle Littéraire, we present a workshop on creative writing in French which will help aspirants prepare for the French Creative Writing Competition Prix du Jeune Ecrivain. Conducted by Frédéric Simon, this workshop will highlight tools such as uchrony, character development, transposition etc. to render your texts more interesting. Workshop in French (Level B2 and above) | Limited Seats | Registration is Free and Strictly on a first-come ... Read More »

FRENCH CINEMA | Pupille

Pupille by Jeanne Herry (110′) Theo was born an unwanted child. Social services set out to find the perfect home for his adoption! For members of AF Bombay only ♦ Trailer ♦ In partnership with Institut Français Read More »

BOOK LAUNCH & PRESENTATION | Smart City in India: Urban Laboratory, Paradigm or Trajectory

In partnership with USM’s KRVIA and the French Institute in India; we present the book launch of Smart City in India: Urban Laboratory, Paradigm or Trajectory which draws on ethnographic data from across Indian cities to assess the transformative possibilities and limitations of the Smart City programme in the subcontinent. The tome examines the core infrastructural elements that make up a city and underlines the importance of ensuring that the ‘smart city’ is inclusive. Dr. Annurag Batra (Entrepreneur, author, Angel ... Read More »