HIGHLIGHTS

Cultural Events

Book Launch – Ecology, Conservation and Management of the Asian Elephant

City: Bangalore Location: Auditorium Date: Fri, 2012/08/03 – 6:30pm A Rocha-India, Asian Nature Conservation Foundation (ANCF) Wildlife Rescue and Rehabilitation (WRRC) & Dr. Vijay D. Anand Scholarship Program Cordially invite you for the Launch of publication titled ‘Ecology, Conservation and Management of the Asian Elephant in Bannerghatta National Park, southern India’ And Dr. Vijay D. Anand Memorial Lecture Ecology, Conservation and Management of ... Read More »

Exhibition – Writism by Thomas Abraham

City: Bangalore Location: Atrium Date: Thu, 2012/08/02 (All day) – Fri, 2012/08/03 (All day) EQUUS GAZING (Thomas Abraham) Biography “…..late twentieth century Modern Art was about to fulfill its destiny which was to become nothing less than literature, pure and simple.” -Tom Wolfe, ‘The Painted Word’ For 14 years in absolute obscurity, Equus Caballus Gazing, invented and conceptualized Writism. In a way his reclusive stance ... Read More »

Dance DISCourse – Mysore School

City: Bangalore Location: Auditorium Date: Sat, 2012/07/28 – 6:30pm   Purusha Anga   The 18th Dance DISCourse at and by the Alliance Française de Bangalore, in cultural partnership with the dance scholar Shri Ashish Khokar will focus on male dancing of Mysore School. Now a reference point, Guru D. Kesava settled in Basel, Switzerland decades ago, brings to light the Purusha Anga. He learnt ... Read More »

A Unique Indo-French Theatre Festival – First time ever!

City: Bangalore Location: Auditorium Date: Sat, 2012/07/21 (All day) – Thu, 2012/07/26 (All day) Alliance Française de Bangalore is pleased to present a unique INDO-FRENCH THEATRE FESTIVAL in collaboration with our cultural partner Bangalore Little Theatre   FESTIVAL SCHEDULE   Saturday, July 21:  A Double Bill. Home Bound and Woman in Red Two shows: 3.00 pm and 7 pm. Sunday, July 22: Rajdhani Two shows: 3.00 pm and ... Read More »

Shamiana Shorts – Women’s Special!

City: Bangalore Location: Auditorium Date: Wed, 2012/07/18 (All day) “Women’s Special” this month with all short films by women Directors..       1)  METAPHOR A cute ‘n’ romantic short about two people who communicate with each other in their own special ways… Dir: Anindita Ghose, Dur: 3 mins, Country: India     2) CHERRY ON TOP A humorous tale of two Kabadiwalas and a day ... Read More »

Ciné Club @ AFB – Versailles

City: Bangalore Location: Auditorium Date: Wed, 2012/07/11 – 6:30pm This film was screened in the section “Un Certain Regard” in the Cannes Festival in 2008   Paris. A child and his young mother sleep on the streets. Nina is unemployed with no ties. Enzo is 5. Their drifting leads them to Versailles. In the woods near the palace, a man lives in a ... Read More »

M Krishnan Memorial Lecture and Wild Life exhibition

City: Bangalore Location: Auditorium and Atrium Date: Sat, 2012/06/30 (All day) – Mon, 2012/07/02 (All day) M Krishnan Centenary Celebrations Alliance Française, Bangalore 30th June – 2nd July 2012 About M.Krishnan     The birth centenary of India’s best known Nature writer M.Krishnan (1912-1996) is being celebrated across the country this year.   Writer, naturalist, nature photographer, ecological patriot – Krishnan wrote about wildlife conservation ... Read More »

Cinéma en fête / French Film Festival

City: Bangalore Location: Suchitra Film Society, Banashakari Date: Fri, 2012/06/29 (All day) – Sun, 2012/07/01 (All day) The Alliance Française de Bangalore, Suchitra Film Society, The Embassy of France in India and the Institut Français en Inde present Cinéma en Fête / French Film Festival   French films by well known directors hand picked by the French Embassy in India bring to you a slice ... Read More »

Fête de la Musique – Non stop from 1 pm on 23 & 24 June!

City: Bangalore Location: Auditorium Date: Sat, 2012/06/23 (All day) – Sun, 2012/06/24 (All day)                                     16 bands nonstop – Saturday 23 June – Rock, Blues, Classical, Jazz, Folk, Fusion…   1:30 pm                     Treppenwitz                      Fairly new to the Bangalore music scene that hopes to take you through and alternative route to sonic utopia. 2:00  pm                    Flitter Maus                        Ambient, Progressive and Alternative rock straight ... Read More »

The World Music Day is Back!

City: Bangalore Location: Auditorium Date: Thu, 2012/06/21 (All day) – Sun, 2012/06/24 (All day) La fête de la musique, encore la fête de la musique, toujours la fête de la musique. Après sa création en 1983, ce festival,  devenu coutumier des bangalorians, renait comme chaque année en  juin avec  un  enchainement de manifestations musicales  pour tous les âges et pour tous les goûts. Fidèle à ... Read More »