HIGHLIGHTS

Cultural Events

CINEMA : European Union Film Festival 2016

5 p.m onwards | 20th of June – 2nd of July | Alliance Française Auditorium In its 21st edition, the festival features 23 exceptional new and award winning European films from Austria, Belgium, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, The Netherlands, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, and the United Kingdom. This year ... Read More »

PLAY READING: Tell me the name of a flower by Madhu Rye

5:00 pm | 3rd of July| Alliance Française classroom 7 This play reading is a part of the Alliance française de Bangalore and Bangalore Little Theatre partnership. Madhu Rye is a Gujarati playwright, novelist and story writer. Born in Gujarat and educated at Calcutta, he started writing in the 1960s and became known for his stories and plays. His experience at ... Read More »

AF COOKOUT: French Macarons with chef Cyril Nicolai

1.00 – 3.30 pm | 13th of July | Alliance Française cafétaria On special demand, the cooking session on French Macarons is back ! In July, learn to make perfect macarons with luscious different fillings. After all, you don’t need a reason to pamper your taste buds, do you? Organised in collaboration with Café Noir Restaurants, this will be a monthly ... Read More »

CONCERT: EYM Trio

8.30 pm | 21st of July | blueFROG Bangalore In collaboration with blueFROG Bangalore, with the support of Furtados Music, Bangalore School of Music, Institut Français, Spedidam and Jazz St. Germain des Pres Tickets : 300 INR (general public) / 150 INR (students/members of AF with i-cards). The perfect balance between a terrific rhythm and beautiful harmonies, playfulness, sensitivity in the play – this is ... Read More »

AF CINEMA: The Great Man / Le grand homme

7.00 pm | 15th of July | Suchitra Cinema & Cultural Academy Free and open to all // Subtitled in English Sarah Leonor, France – 2013 – 1h47min – Drama Markov and Hamilton are fellow French Legionnaire’s at the end of their posting in Afghanistan. An ambush results in an abdication of duty-despite it stemming from an act of fidelity. ... Read More »

FÊTE DE LA MUSIQUE 2016

All day | 18th – 19th of June | Bangalore City As every year, the AFB will be organising the Fête de la Musique/ International Music Day, this year over the weekend of 18-19 June. On this occasion, musicians of all genres, amateurs, or professionals and music fans gather for a cheerful celebration of music. The AFB will continue with its traditional 2 ... Read More »

CINE FORUM MELIES: Eden

7.00 pm | 23rd of June | Alliance Française auditorium Free and open to all // Subtitled in English Mia Hansen-Løve, France – 2013 – 2h11min – Comédie dramatique Paul, a teenager in the underground scene of early-nineties Paris, forms a DJ collective with his friends and together they plunge into the nightlife of sex, drugs, and endless music. Paul Vallée is ... Read More »

GAMING: Euro 2016 at AF

All day | 27th of June – 6th of July | Alliance Française  This year the 15th edition of the UEFA European Championship, commonly referred to Euro 2016, is taking place in France. From the 10th of June to the 10th of July, France will host this famous football contest. To celebrate the Euro 2016, for the first time the Alliance française ... Read More »

CONCERT: Piloot meets Oceantied

8.30 pm | 4th of May | The Humming Tree  PILOOT is a trio of «Trans-Improvised» which is composed of the flautist Florian Guibert, the double bassist Cyrille de Haes and the drummer Jean-Philippe De Gheest Influenced by complementary musical influences (jazz,rock,world and electronic music) the 3 accomplished musicians let go of all musical apprehensions while playing and surrender to the joys ... Read More »

AF COOKOUT: Desserts with Cyril NICOLAI

1.00 – 3.30 pm | 17th of May | Alliance Française cafétaria Voilà a perfect recipe for any occasion … or for any greedy envy! This Charlotte au chocolat holds many secrets that our chef  Cyril is eager to unveil : mount whites, use chocolate , make a syrup and for sure a chocolate mousse as well the famous ‘Lady Finger’biscuits. ... Read More »