Events

AF @ DR. BHAU DAJI LAD MUSEUM – Grünewald, Raphaël, & Véronèse

Retable d’Issenheim by Grünewald (1512-1513) Portrait de Baldassare Castiglione by Raphaël (around 1514/1515) Le repas chez Levi by Véronèse (1573) Retable d’Issenheim is Grünewald’s largest work, and is regarded as his masterpiece. Portrait de Baldassare Castiglione is an oil painting attributed which is considered as one of the great portraits of the Renaissance. Le repas chez Levi is one of the largest canvases of the 16th century and was painted by Veronese for the rear wall of the refectory of the Basilica di Santi Giovanni e Paolo. Free and open ... Read More »

FRENCH CINEMA | Un beau voyou

Un beau voyou by Lucas Bernard (104′) Beffrois, a disillusioned police captain nearing retirement, has his curiosity aroused by a new art theft. Seemingly an art specialist, the burglar prefers works of average value, no doubt to avoid attracting attention. For members of AF Bombay only ♦ Trailer ♦  In partnership with Institut Français Read More »

FRENCH CINEMA @ PRITHVI – Rémi sans famille

Rémi sans famille by Antoine Blossier (109′) A young orphan has a series of adventures while traveling across France with an itinerant musician, his faithful dog, and his monkey. 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 | ARTIE’S FESTIVAL INDIA

Wed. 18th, 7pm, Tata Theatre (NCPA) Presented by the NCPA and in partnership with SPEDIDAM and Artie’s, we present Artie’s Festival India. The festival brings high-quality Western Classical Music performances to Mumbai played by the finest young musicians who are handpicked for the festival! The current iteration of Artie’s Festival India will focus on a joyful and energetic program around the greatest opera arias, Vienna and gipsy music. The featured pieces will include works by Bizet, Rossini, Verdi, Bellini, Dvorak, ... Read More »

INTERACTIVE REHEARSAL | ARTIE’S FESTIVAL INDIA

Tue. 17th, 6pm, NCPA Within the framework of this year’s edition of Artie’s Festival India – presented by the NCPA and in partnership with SPEDIDAM and Artie’s – we offer you the unique chance of witnessing an interactive, behind-the-scenes rehearsal with the musicians before the actual concert. Don’t miss out on this rare treat! Free event | For members of AF Bombay only | Registration compulsory and strictly on a first-come first-serve basis via [email protected] Presented by the NCPA and in ... Read More »

FRENCH CINEMA | Un Amour impossible

Un Amour impossible by Catherine Corsini (135′) A chronicle of the unconditional love between a mother and her daughter, from 1958 to the present day, which is endangered by an unsteady and manipulative father. For members of AF Bombay only ♦ Trailer ♦  In partnership with Institut Français Read More »

FRENCH CINEMA | Rafiki

Rafiki by Wanuri Kahiu (83′) Kena and Ziki live very different lives in Nairobi. Kena works in her father’s shop and awaits the start of nursing school, while Ziki passes the days hanging out with her friends and making up dance routines. Their paths cross and they find themselves drawn to each other. Will their love survive the ever-watching gaze of the neighborhood? For members of AF Bombay only ♦ Trailer ♦  In partnership with Institut Français Read More »

WORKSHOP | ‘IMPROPUP!’ – PUPPET MAKING WORKSHOP

Sat. 7th, 11:30am, Library – Nehru Centre (Worli) Within the framework of Naturally Booked-Children’s Literature Festival and in partnership with the Nehru Centre, Frédéric Simon will conduct a workshop on how to create puppets using found materials. Free and open to anyone between 8 to 14 Years of Age | Registration Compulsory and strictly on a first-come first-serve basis via this link Within the framework of Naturally Booked-Children’s Literature Festival and in partnership with the Nehru Centre Read More »

PARTICIPATIVE INSTALLATION | SHELTER

Nov 27 (Wed) to Dec 10 (Tue), 3pm to 6pm, Sir JJ College of Architecture In partnership with Des Châteaux en l’air, Sir JJ College of Architecture, Région Grand Est, Strasbourg City in France, The French Institute in India, and the Embassy of France in India; we present SHELTER – a participative installation inspired by the concrete and philosophical experience of the 19th Century American Author Henry David Thoreau. The installation is created on site by inviting the general public ... Read More »

FRENCH CINEMA | Le mystère Henri Pick

Le mystère Henri Pick by Rémi Bezançon (100′) An editor discovers a masterpiece among a pile of rejected manuscripts. She tries to track down its unknown author, who may already be dead. For members of AF Bombay only ♦ Trailer ♦  In partnership with Institut Français Read More »