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Cultural Events

CONCERT: Music Discourse by Sursagar

6.30 pm | 9th of April | Alliance française Auditorium Sursagar in association with Alliance Française Bangalore invites you to an evening concert under ‘Music Discourse’ series on Saturday the 9th of April, 2016 @ 6.30 pm. Hindustani Vocal recital by Shri Kedar Narayan Bodas, of Gwalior Gharana, concluding with Music Discourse between the artistes and the audience. Entry Free. All are ... Read More »

AF COOKOUT: Pastas with Alexandre SEINCE

1.00 – 3.30 pm | 12th of April | Alliance Française cafétaria Pastas Cooking Class with Alexandre Seince All what you always wanted to know on Pastas ! Mamamia… ! For very good reason, Pasta is one of the most popular foods in the world ! It is tasty, easy to cook and can be used in a wide variety of dishes. ... Read More »

AF CINEMA: Pierrot le fou

7.00 pm | 15th of April | Suchitra Cinema & Cultural Academy Free and open to all // Subtitled in English Jean-Luc Godard, France – 1965 – 1h52 – Fiction, Polar et action Pierrot escapes his boring society and travels from Paris to the Mediterranean Sea with Marianne, a girl chased by hit-men from Algeria. They lead an unorthodox life, always on ... Read More »

CONCERT: Beltuner

9.30 pm | 22nd of April | blueFROG Bangalore In collaboration with blueFROG Bangalore. Beltuner is a french popular band created in Paris in 2001. Accordion, violin, guitar and cello: Beltuner has been creating gypsy folklore since the past 15 years, with argentine and personal inspirations without corrupting the very essence of French Swing. Between musette and jazz-rock, the 4 musicians lead ... Read More »

PHOTO CONTEST “Objectif Sport !”

1st of March – 1st of May | Alliance française The Alliance Française de Bangalore along with the Fondation Alliance Française is organizing a Photography Competition on the theme ‘Objectif Sport’. Within the scope of 2016’s international sporting events, the Fondation Alliance Française organizes for the 6th occasion a photo contest, “Objectif Sport !” illustrating the theme of sport. Sport ... Read More »

CINE FORUM MELIES: Me, Myself & Mum

7.00 pm | 28th of April | Alliance Française auditorium Free and open to all // Subtitled in English Guillaume Gallienne, France – 2012 – 1h25min – Comédie Mrs. Gallienne, a rather temperamental upper middle-class lady, has three children, two of whom she considers as her sons and another she calls Guillaume. Logically indeed, the latter teenage creature does not picture ... Read More »

DANCE: World Dance Day 2016

5.00 pm | 29th of April | Alliance Française Auditorium The Alliance française and Bangalore School of Music, together with Ashish Khokar’s ATTENDANCE present World Dance Day 2016. World Dance Day is celebrated on 29 April , as per UN convention , in memory of French ballet genius Jean George Nouverres. He revived ballet as an art form. In Bangalore , dance historian and ... Read More »

CONCERT: La Fanfare Couche-Tard

9.00 pm | 30th of April | The Humming Tree Entry free for students and members of AF upon showing their AF I-cards // Entry Rs. 300 for the general public BALKAN SWING & BRASS Eastern Europe music lovers, mixed with powerful nuclear energy and fine humour, the Fanfare Couche Tard  (understand ‘Night Owls Band’) is to music what an SUV is to ... Read More »

FRANCOPHONE CONCERT: Erika Lernot

7.00 pm | 18th of March | Alliance Française auditorium World-Soul // Free and open to all After having performed as a chorist for other artists for a few years and been all over the world with them, Erika decided to start her own musical project a few years back. Her sound offers a mix of groovy Caribbean music with a ... Read More »

Bangalore Queer Film Festival

All day | 26th – 28th of February | Alliance Française auditorium In February 2016 the Bangalore Queer Film Festival (BQFF) will enter its eighth year. BQFF is an annual event full of queer films from the world over, photo exhibitions, art exhibitions, performances and panel discussions. Over the years, BQFF has become an entrenched part of the cultural landscape of Bangalore. ... Read More »