HIGHLIGHTS

Cultural Events

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 »

The Prophet and the Poet

City: Bangalore Location: Auditorium Date: Sun, 2012/06/17 – 6:30pm Alliance Française de Bangalore is pleased to repeat by popular demend the very special theatrical event staged specially for all our members, students and guests by our cultural partner Bangalore Little Theatre     A play based on the exchange of letters and articles between Mahatma Gandhi and Rabindranath Tagore over 25 years, with ... Read More »

An evening of piano music by John Kamfonas

City: Bangalore Location: Auditorium Date: Fri, 2012/06/15 – 7:30pm The Bangalore School of Music presents “An Evening of Piano Music”: A Journey through the Classics, the Eclectic and the Unknown by American Pianist John kamfonas. Mr. Kamfonas has performed for Masterclasses with Robert Levin, Jeremy Denk, Nelita True, and Jura Margulis and was recently awarded first prize at the Art of Piano Summer ... Read More »

Shamiana Shorts – Comic Special!

City: Bangalore Location: Auditorium Date: Thu, 2012/06/14 – 7:00pm 1)  MY GREATEST DAY EVER  On the morning of the football grand final Scotty wakes to be told his lucky sock is nowhere to be found. He pledges to stay on the substitutes bench as long as possible to avoid bringing bad luck to his team. But bad luck strikes anyway. Scotty must battle his nerves and superstition ... Read More »