HIGHLIGHTS

Cultural Events

CONCERT: Kartell

9 p.m onwards | 8th October | The Humming Tree Free entry for students & members of AFB / General public : TBC Iconic figure and spearhead of young label Roche Musique (created in 2012), Kartell knew how to stand out within a few months as one of the major revelations of the Parisian electronic scene. Native from the city of Tours but ... Read More »

PLAY READING: The Ungrateful Man

5:00 pm | 9th October| Alliance Française classroom 7 This play reading is a part of the Alliance française de Bangalore and Bangalore Little Theatre partnership. The Ungrateful Man is a story from the Panchatantra, which was first adapted for a BLT production by David Horsburgh, a life member of BLT, who made Karnataka his home. The play has had ... Read More »

ALBUM LAUNCH: Progressive Raga

6.00 pm | 9th of October | Alliance française Auditorium ‘Progressive Rāgā’, a concept album by Bengaluru based Dr. Prakash Sontakke Group will be released by internationally acclaimed musicians Vidwan T.A.S. Mani & Vidushi R. A. Rama Mani. Guests of honour, Mr. Sridhar Ranganathan (founder CEO, Shankar Mahadevan Academy), & Ms. Rama Ranganathan (Principal, NHVPS). The band will perform select songs from the album, with Dr. Sontakke ... Read More »

AF CINEMA: The Dune / La dune

6.30 pm | 14th of October | Suchitra Cinema & Cultural Academy Free and open to all // Subtitled in English Yossi Aviram, France – 2012 – 1h26min – Comédie dramatique Hanoch is alone facing the sea, he has travelled a long road on his bicycle, across France. Faraway, Israel, his country, which he left for some mysterious reason. A few days later, ... Read More »

AF COOKOUT: Risotto with chef Alexandre Seince

1.00 – 3.30 pm | 19th of October | Alliance Française cafétaria The Executive Chef of Café Noir, Alexandre Seince is welcoming all those passionate about cooking and create with his support a gorgeous Risotto. The Risotto is a northern Italian rice dish cooked in a broth to a creamy consistency. The broth can be derived from meat, fish, or vegetables. Many types of ... Read More »

YOUNG TALENT PROGRAM: Roaring by Aakash Anand

All day | 28th of September – 18th of October | Alliance française Atrium Opening night on 28th Septembre at 7.00 pm A computer engineer by training, along with vast experience in design and multimedia, his true focus is art. He draws the viewer into a world of unknowns in search of a disconcerting beauty, the inherent visual seductiveness that follows this ... Read More »

CONCERT: We Play

9 p.m onwards | 30th September | The Humming Tree Free entry for students & members of AFB / General public : 500 INR Cover charge Singer, multi – instrumentalist, DJ, but especially music lover and composer David Walters has already shared the stage with -M-, Lenny Kravitz, Arthur H or Tracy Chapman. Inspired by his travels, David Walters has made original ... Read More »

AF CINEMA: Geronimo

6.30 pm | 29th of September | Suchitra Cinema & Cultural Academy Free and open to all // Subtitled in English Please note that, owing to the strike in Bangalore on 9th September, this screening has been rescheduled to 29th September. There will be no screening on 9th September. Tony Gatlif, France – 2013 – 1h47min South of France. In the sultry ... Read More »

CINE FORUM MELIES: In the Courtyard / Dans la cour

CINE FORUM MELIES: In the Courtyard / Dans la cour 7.00 pm | 25th of August | Alliance Française auditorium Free and open to all // Subtitled in English Pierre Salvadori, France – 2013 – 1h38min – Comédie Antoine is too depressed to go on playing in his rock band. After wandering in the streets, he decides to seek an occupation. ... Read More »

THEATRE: The Frisky Suspenders – An Adaptation of A Flea in her ear

3:30 pm& 7:30 pm | 26th, 27th & 28th of August | Alliance Française auditorium Entry free.  This play is a part of the Alliance française de Bangalore and Bangalore Little Theatre partnership. This French farcical play is a part of the partnership between the Alliance Francaise and Bangalore little theatre. It is the culmination of the SPOT (Summer project on ... Read More »