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Fête de la Musique 2018 / World Music Day 2018

Fête de la Musique 2018 / World Music Day 2018 30th June & 1st July 2018 Are you ready for Bangalore’s most loved music festival? Each year, the Fete de la musique family gathers to listen, create, feel, and live in the moment. This year it is being organized over the weekend of 30th June & 1st July. The Alliance Française ... Read More »

Les Quatre Cents Coups / 7 PM / AFB Auditorium / 26th June 2018

Ciné Forum Méliès    Les Quatre Cents Coups / 7 PM / AFB Auditorium / 26th June 2018   ​   This is the story of a 13-year-old whose adventures were based on the director, Francois Truffaut’s own adolescence, who finds comfort at the cinema. (French) Initial release: 3 June 1959 (France) Director: François Truffaut Cinematography: Henri Decaë   Screenplay: François Truffaut, Marcel Moussy   ... Read More »

Young Talent Program: Retika Nambiar

The Alliance Française de Bangalore is pleased to invite you to the vernissage of the 7th exhibition of the 3rd series of the Young Talent Program 2017-18. On 22nd June 2018 at 19:00 Hrs   The exhibition will be on display till 12th of July.   A program curated by   Franck Barthelemy, Ravi Cavale & Balan Nambiar. Read More »

A MOLIERE WEEKEND! June 22,23 & 24

   Alliance Francaise de Bangalore, Bangalore Little Theatre and Rotary Theatre Club Are pleased to present A MOLIERE WEEKEND! June 22,23 & 24 A double-bill   Jean-Baptiste Poquelin, known by his stage name Moliere was a 16th Century French playwright and actor who is considered to be one of the greatest masters of comedy in Western literature. Known for his ... Read More »

R & R Entertainment Presents: Journeys (Poetic readings)

2nd June, at Alliance Française Auditorium, 6:30PM onwards   The unique internationally acclaimed multilingual show ‘Journeys’… an entourage of artistic readings, is through different alleys of literary fiction by the popular interdisciplinary artiste Sujoyprosad Chatterjee. Sujoy’s multilingual solo is interspersed with Shibasish Bannerjee’s music, Tania and Samir’s dance and Swagata Majumdar and Anirudhha Roy’s storytelling, is a sensory experience for the audience. After wowing the audiences ... Read More »

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 »