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Cultural Events

MOVIE SCREENING: Ma Vie de Courgette

Ma Vie de Courgette (My Life as Zucchini) by Claude Barras Switzerland / France | 2016 | fiction | 66 min | May 2016 |original French with English subtitles  25th April 2018 / 7PM / AFB Auditorium Zucchini is a rather unusual nickname for a 9-year-old boy, yet his unique story is surprisingly universal. After his mother’s sudden death, Zucchini ... Read More »

Young Talent Program 2017-18

The Alliance Française de Bangalore is pleased to invite you to the vernissage of the 6th exhibition of the 3rd series of the Young Talent Program 2017-18. On 20th April 2018 at 19:00 Hrs   The exhibition will be on display till 11th of May.   A program curated by   Franck Barthelemy, Ravi Cavale & Balan Nambiar. Read More »

Gypsy Jazz Concert : Banjara Quartet

The Banjara Quartet is a Gypsy Jazz outfit comprising of musicians from various parts of the world, bringing in their range of influences to give a unique flavour to l’esprit manouche. Gypsy jazz is the music of the Sinti Gypsies from Europe. It is also known as jazz manouche, hot club music or gypsy swing. Django Reinhardt, the father of this genre, developed ... Read More »

DOWN IN THE GARDEN: By Suhani Rathi

DOWN IN THE GARDEN: By Suhani Rathi Timbuktoo Publications with Shraddha and Susheel Rathi invite you to the Book Launch of a collection of poems ‘Down in the garden’ by Suhani Rathi. The evening begins with the piano recital by Suhani and then the Launch, Poetry reading and Conversation with Aparna Raman and Leena Munot. Date..28th march, evening 6.30 at ... Read More »

SEMAINE DE LA FRANCOPHONIE 2018

SEMAINE DE LA FRANCOPHONIE 2018 The Alliance Française de Bangalore is organising a festival as part of the International Francophone Week to celebrate the French language and the diverse francophone culture. Watch films from the 19th to the 22nd ! On monday the 19th, also partake in a conversation session with our special guest from Canada, Ali Ndiaye (Webster) and ... Read More »

Antoine Charlot First Solo Show

Bonjour a tous! Guess what .. Antoine Charlot First Solo Show at our Alliance Française – Bangalore. The Exhibition will be on display from March 1st et lasts till March 21st 2018. On the first day(01/03/2018), the display starts at 7PM onwards. A program curated by Frank Barthelemy, Balan Nambiar et Ravi Cavale. Don’t miss it! Read More »

THE WEIGHT OF JOY 

THE WEIGHT OF JOY  25/02/2018 / 07:30PM / Dance / Rangashankara Artist : Eric Languet,  French choreographer Created with : Alliance francaise Madras, Dance en l’R – Compagnie Eric Languet The Weight of Joy is a dance project tackling the notion of handicap and social innovation. It is a collaboration between European and Indian dancers, including dancers with hearing disability. Drawing from the friction of these ... Read More »

THE PROPHET AND THE POET 

THE PROPHET AND THE POET 25/02/2018 / 03:30PM / Play / Rangashankara   Play: Bangalore Little Theatre An Original play based on the letterrs and articles exchanged between Mahatma Gandhi and Rabindranath Tagore. Read More »

Ciné Forum Méliès

CINE FORUM MELIES: PHANTOM BOY 7.00 pm | 22nd of February | Alliance Française auditorium Free and open to all // Subtitled in English PHANTOM BOY 2015 ‧ Fantasy/Animation/ 1h 24 In New York, a courageous detective named Alex is injured by a gangster who calls himself the Man With the Broken Face. Stuck in a hospital, Alex meets Leo, a bedridden 11-year- old ... Read More »